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OUR VETERANS

Welcome to the digital hub of Armed Forces Chamber! We extend a heartfelt greeting to all visitors navigating our website. Here, you'll discover a tapestry of initiatives dedicated to supporting veterans, service members, and their families. Dive into a world of impactful events, resources, and community engagement that reflect our unwavering commitment to those who have selflessly served our nation. Whether you're seeking information, considering involvement, or simply here to explore, we invite you to journey with us as we strive to make a lasting difference in the lives of our military community. Thank you for joining us on this meaningful endeavor.

2017

Year Established

Armed Forces Chamber has proudly served veterans, service members and their families since 2017.

75K

Veterans Served

Armed Forces Chamber passionately serves veterans by providing crucial resources, community support, and more.

30K

Families Served

Armed Forces Chamber dedicates itself to providing impactful programs and initiatives, plus essential support.

18

Veterans Employed

Armed Forces Chamber proudly supports veterans and service members by providing employment opportunities.

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

The Southern Nevada Armed Forces Chamber of Commerce serves as a dynamic nexus where military and business interests converge, fostering a symbiotic relationship between the armed forces and the regional business community. Committed to supporting military personnel, veterans, and their families, the chamber creates a platform for networking, collaboration, and economic empowerment. Through strategic partnerships and advocacy, it facilitates opportunities for veteran-owned businesses, encourages procurement from military-friendly enterprises, and promotes workforce development initiatives. This chamber stands as a beacon of unity, embodying the shared values of patriotism and entrepreneurship, while actively contributing to the prosperity and well-being of both the military and civilian sectors in Southern Nevada.

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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

The Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation stands as a beacon of support and empowerment, embodying its mission as a 501(c)(3) public charity. Committed to enhancing the lives of military personnel and veterans, the organization tirelessly works towards community development and upliftment. Through strategic initiatives and collaborative efforts, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation focuses on fostering a resilient and thriving community. By providing educational resources, employment opportunities, and essential services, the organization creates a holistic support system for those who have served in the armed forces. With an unwavering dedication to making a lasting impact, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development CorporationC exemplifies the power of community-driven philanthropy in honoring and assisting our nation's heroes.

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COMMUNITY CENTER

The Armed Forces Chamber Command stands as a beacon of support and camaraderie for veterans, servicemembers, and their families. This unique community center serves as a vital program-based hub, offering a diverse range of resources and activities tailored to the needs of those who have served their country. Nestled in the heart of Pahrump, Nevada, this center provides a welcoming space where individuals with military backgrounds can connect, share experiences, and access essential services. From career assistance to family support programs, the Armed Forces Chamber Command in Pahrump exemplifies a commitment to fostering a sense of community, resilience, and well-being for those who have dedicated their lives to serving the nation.

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VETERAN HOUSING

Armed Forces Chamber Veteran Housing stands as a beacon of support and gratitude in Pahrump, Nevada, dedicated to crafting homes for the heroes who served our nation. This initiative exemplifies a profound commitment to providing comfortable and secure housing for veterans, ensuring they transition seamlessly into civilian life. With an unwavering focus on the well-being of those who sacrificed for our freedom, Armed Forces Chamber Veteran Housing addresses the unique needs of veterans, fostering a sense of community and camaraderie. Nestled in the heart of Pahrump, these homes not only provide shelter but also serve as a testament to the enduring gratitude our society holds for the brave men and women who safeguarded our liberties.

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Contributing to Armed Forces Chamber is an investment in transformative change for our military community. By supporting this noble cause, contributors and donors play a pivotal role in uplifting veterans, service members, and their families. The chamber's unwavering commitment translates into tangible assistance, providing crucial resources, events, and programs. Your help ensures that those who sacrificed for our freedom receive comprehensive support beyond mere acknowledgment. Together, we strengthen the bonds of gratitude and empower our heroes to thrive post-service. Joining forces with Armed Forces Chamber is not just a donation; it's a meaningful gesture that resonates with the spirit of unity and appreciation.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Armed Forces Chamber orchestrates transformative events providing veterans, active-duty service members, and their families a cherished space for reflection, upliftment, education, and entertainment. These gatherings transcend mere occasions, fostering a sense of unity and camaraderie within the military community. Attendees find solace and connection as they reflect on shared experiences, while also gaining insights through uplifting educational components. The events, carefully curated and thoughtfully executed, serve as a testament to the chamber's commitment to creating safe and inclusive spaces that honor the sacrifices made by our military heroes.

MEDIA COVERAGE

At Armed Forces Chamber transparency is paramount, and we're delighted to provide valuable media resources. Navigate our comprehensive brand guide to gain a deeper understanding of our mission, values, and visual identity. Explore our dynamic photo gallery capturing poignant moments from our events and initiatives. Additionally, delve into insightful press interviews that shed light on our commitment to the military community. These resources aim to foster understanding, enabling media partners to authentically share our story. Armed Forces Chamber welcomes collaboration and invites media professionals to utilize these assets as they amplify our shared dedication to supporting veterans and service members.

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COMMANDER'S MESSAGE

Welcome to the Armed Forces Chamber!

I am Commander Andre' Haynes, the proud Founder and President of this esteemed organization. I extend a warm welcome to all visitors, supporters, and members who have found their way to our virtual home. As you navigate through these digital corridors, allow me to share the essence and vision that form the bedrock of our mission.

 

While I may not have donned the uniform myself, my roots run deep within generations of active-duty service members and veterans, spanning across every branch of the United States military. From the unforgiving jungles of Vietnam to the hallowed grounds of Pearl Harbor, my family's legacy is woven into the fabric of America's history of service and sacrifice. It is with profound respect and admiration for their dedication that I have undertaken the responsibility to establish the Armed Forces Chamber.

 

Our organization stands as a testament to the enduring spirit of those who have served and continue to serve our great nation. We recognize the unique challenges faced by military families, veterans, and active-duty personnel, and we are committed to providing unwavering support on their journey towards prosperity and well-being.

The Armed Forces Chamber is more than just an organization; it is a community of like-minded individuals and businesses dedicated to fostering growth, opportunities, and camaraderie. Our programs and initiatives are designed to empower, uplift, and connect the diverse members of the military community, creating a network of support that transcends geographical boundaries.

 

As you explore our website, I encourage you to discover the myriad ways in which we strive to make a positive impact on the lives of those who have selflessly dedicated themselves to the service of our country. Whether you are seeking resources, networking opportunities, or ways to give back, the Armed Forces Chamber is here for you.

Thank you for joining us on this journey. Together, let us build a future where the indomitable spirit of our military community continues to thrive.

Commander Andre' Haynes
Founder and President

SPECIAL EVENTS

Armed Forces Chamber orchestrates impactful gatherings, seamlessly weaving a tapestry of support for veterans, service members, and the broader community. These events transcend mere celebrations, serving as poignant tributes to military dedication. Attendees witness inspirational keynote speakers, fostering a sense of shared experience and gratitude. Interactive exhibits and engaging activities create an inclusive atmosphere, bridging the gap between military and civilian life. The chamber's commitment to unity shines through in every gathering, forging connections that extend beyond the event itself. Through these thoughtful and inclusive initiatives, Armed Forces Chamber encapsulates the essence of service and community, leaving a lasting impact on all involved.

  • Vietnam War Veterans Day
    Vietnam War Veterans Day
    Fri, Mar 29
    Mar 29, 2024, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
    Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 E Washington Ave unit 5100, Las Vegas, NV 89101, USA
    Mar 29, 2024, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM PDT
    Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 E Washington Ave unit 5100, Las Vegas, NV 89101, USA
    Honoring America's best
  • Kick-Off to the Summer Pre-Memorial Day
    Kick-Off to the Summer Pre-Memorial Day
    Wed, May 01
    May 01, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Shag Room inside Virgin Hotels, 4455 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89169, USA
    May 01, 2024, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    The Shag Room inside Virgin Hotels, 4455 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89169, USA
    Hosted by the charismatic Yvette Auger and co-hosted by the Armed Forces Chamber, this social networking event is a celebration of community and camaraderie.
  • Las Vegas Days Parade
    Las Vegas Days Parade
    Sat, May 11
    May 11, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Arco, 333 E Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89104, USA
    May 11, 2024, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT
    Arco, 333 E Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89104, USA
  • Memorial Day Tribute
    Memorial Day Tribute
    Sat, May 25
    May 25, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    May 25, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    The Armed Forces Chamber Annual Memorial Day Tribute, is a poignant and patriotic event that pays solemn homage to the heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice.
  • Red, White & Blue Party
    Red, White & Blue Party
    Wed, Jul 10
    Jul 10, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    JING Las Vegas, 10975 Oval Park Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89135, USA
    Jul 10, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    JING Las Vegas, 10975 Oval Park Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89135, USA
    Step into a tapestry of patriotism at the Annual Red, White & Blue Party, where Yvette Auger takes the helm, co-hosting with the Armed Forces Chamber for an Independence Day celebration like no other.
  • Back-To-School Fair
    Back-To-School Fair
    Sat, Aug 10
    Aug 10, 2024, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Aug 10, 2024, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    The Armed Forces Chamber Annual Back-To-School Fair is a community-driven initiative catering to the educational needs of students from military families.
  • Harvest Festival
    Harvest Festival
    Sat, Oct 26
    Oct 26, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Oct 26, 2024, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    The Armed Forces Chamber Annual Harvest Festival is a vibrant extravaganza, transforming the community into a festive haven.
  • Veterans Day Tribute
    Veterans Day Tribute
    Sat, Nov 09
    Nov 09, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Nov 09, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    The Armed Forces Chamber's Annual Veterans Day Tribute, is a poignant homage to those who have served.
  • Holiday Gala
    Holiday Gala
    Sat, Dec 07
    Dec 07, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Santa Fe Station Hotel & Casino, 4949 N Rancho Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89130, USA
    Dec 07, 2024, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Santa Fe Station Hotel & Casino, 4949 N Rancho Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89130, USA
    The Armed Forces Chamber Annual Holiday Gala, the pinnacle of festive elegance, unfolds as the signature fundraiser for the Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation.
  • Christmas Toy Giveaway
    Christmas Toy Giveaway
    Sat, Dec 21
    Dec 21, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    Dec 21, 2024, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Location is TBD
    The Armed Forces Chamber Annual Christmas Toy Giveaway is a heartwarming tradition dedicated to bringing holiday cheer to military families.

BLOG

Armed Forces Chamber disseminates impactful announcements, news, and press releases that resonate with the ethos of military service. Their communications showcase a commitment to transparency, keeping stakeholders informed about initiatives, partnerships, and community-driven endeavors. Whether unveiling collaborative projects with veteran-focused organizations or highlighting success stories within the military community, each press release reflects a dedication to fostering awareness and support. These communications serve as a beacon, illuminating the chamber's tireless efforts to address the unique challenges faced by veterans and service members. Armed Forces Chamber updates embody a narrative of empowerment, unity, and ongoing dedication to the well-being of those who have served.

Explore the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section for a streamlined and informative journey with Armed Forces Chamber. This resource anticipates and answers common queries, offering clarity and efficiency for visitors seeking information. The FAQ benefits users by providing quick access to essential details about our initiatives, events, and how to get involved. Whether navigating our website for the first time or looking for specific details, the FAQ section serves as a valuable guide, ensuring a seamless and user-friendly experience. Armed Forces Chamber values transparency and believes that well-informed individuals are better equipped to engage meaningfully with our mission to support veterans and service members.

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  • Why should I support Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation?
    Supporting Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation means standing with an organization dedicated to improving the lives of veterans through various impactful programs and initiatives.
  • How does my support of Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation directly benefit veterans?
    Your support of Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation provides veterans with essential services, ranging from hot meals during holidays to empowerment programs that assist in their transition to civilian life.
  • Are my financial contributions and in-kind donations to Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation tax-deductible?
    Yes, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation is a registered nonprofit organization, making your contributions eligible for tax deductions federally and in the state of Nevada. The Employer Identification Number of Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation is 82-0640956.
  • What sets Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation apart from other veteran support organizations?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation stands out for its holistic approach, addressing not only immediate needs but also focusing on long-term empowerment and community engagement.
  • How transparent is Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation about its financials?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation is committed to transparency, regularly sharing financial reports and ensuring that your donations are allocated efficiently to support veterans.
  • Can I volunteer my time to support Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation?
    Absolutely! Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation encourages individuals to get involved through various volunteer opportunities, contributing to the organization's mission.
  • Does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation organization support veterans globally?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation is dedicated to supporting U.S. veterans, prioritizing domestic initiatives over global outreach to ensure impactful assistance within the United States.
  • How does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation contribute to veterans' mental health?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation actively promotes veterans' mental health by championing programs offered by veteran service organizations and the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center, fostering comprehensive well-being initiatives for servicemen.
  • Are there specific programs for veterans interested in entrepreneurship?
    Yes, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation champions veteran entrepreneurship by endorsing programs from the Armed Forces Chamber of Commerce, fostering opportunities and empowerment within the business community for veterans.
  • Does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation advocate for veterans' rights?
    Yes, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation advocates for veterans' rights by disseminating information from federal, state, and local governments, ensuring veterans are informed and empowered to access their entitled benefits.
  • How does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation celebrate and recognize veterans' achievements?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation has recognition programs that honor the accomplishments of veterans, providing a platform for their stories to be shared.
  • Does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation support veterans in building a lasting legacy?
    Yes, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation has legacy programs that empower veterans to create a positive impact on their communities.
  • How does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation address the diverse needs of veterans?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation ensures inclusivity by tailoring programs to meet the diverse backgrounds and experiences of veterans.
  • Are there educational opportunities for veterans transitioning to new careers?
    Yes, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation facilitates educational opportunities for veterans transitioning to new careers by promoting awareness of programs sponsored by the Armed Forces Chamber of Commerce and community partner institutions.
  • Can I nominate a veteran for support through Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation?
    Absolutely, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation welcomes nominations and referrals to ensure that support reaches those who need it the most.
  • What role does technology play in enhancing Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation's services?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation leverages technology to improve the delivery of services and expand its reach to veterans in need.
  • How does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation promote networking among veterans?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation fosters veteran networking by promoting sponsored events from the Armed Forces Chamber of Commerce, facilitating connections crucial for professional growth and support.
  • Are there programs focused on building resilience among veterans?
    Yes, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation offers resilience programs to help veterans navigate challenges and build strength in the face of adversity.
  • How does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation contribute to veterans' overall health and wellness?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation prioritizes veterans' health and wellness, actively endorsing programs from veteran service organizations and the North Las Vegas VA Medical Center for comprehensive support and care.
  • Does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation have collaborations with other nonprofits or government agencies?
    Yes, Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation collaborates with various partners to maximize its impact and reach a broader audience.
  • What sustainability practices does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation follow?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation is committed to environmentally sustainable practices in its operations to ensure a positive impact on the planet.
  • How does Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation seek feedback for continuous improvement?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation actively seeks feedback from veterans and the community, using insights to continuously improve its programs and services.
  • What is the long-term vision of Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation envisions evolving to meet the changing needs of veterans, ensuring sustained and meaningful support in the years to come.
  • How can I stay informed about the organization's activities and impact?
    Armed Forces Chamber Community Development Corporation regularly communicates with supporters through newsletters, social media, and its website, providing updates on its activities and impact.
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