Membership strength helps make programs and services available to Veterans, and Active & Reserve members of our Armed Forces. Your membership will give us clout as we represent Veterans’ interests on Capitol Hill. Become a member of the fourth largest veteran’s service organization that works to preserve all veterans rights and earned entitlements.
AMVETS Membership is open to all men and women who have served honorably in the U.S. Armed Forces, Reserves, or National Guard on or after September 15, 1940 and to those men and women who are currently serving our country, Active & Reserve.
General Member Oath:
I, __NAME____, solemnly swear that I accept and adopt the Principles of AMVETS and that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States. I will aid every worthy Veteran to the best of my ability and I will obey the Constitution and By-Laws of the State and National Departments and my Post, so help me God.
Oath for Installation of Officers:
I, __NAME____, solemnly swear that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States and that I will obey the Constitution & By-Laws of the State and National Departments and AMVETS (Post # or District Name as may apply). I further promise that I will fulfill the duties of my office to the best of my abilities, so help me God.
We, the American Veterans, who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States during and since World War II, fully realizing our responsibilities to our community, to our state and to our nation, associate ourselves for the following purposes: To uphold and defend the Constitution of the United States; to safeguard the principles of freedom, liberty and justice for all; to promote the cause of peace and goodwill among nations; to maintain inviolate the freedom of our country; to preserve the fundamentals of democracy; to perpetuate the friendship and associations of these veterans; to dedicate ourselves to the cause of mutual assistance, this by the Grace of God.