Check out this link about the Army Emergency Fund. Below is a report card of the various "military" Charity's. I see the Veterans Of The Vietnam War & the Veterans Coalition rating is "D". AS IT WILL ALWAYS BE!!!! GI Charity Hoards Millions Entire article is in Military.com newsletter @ Benefiting the US Army, US Navy, US Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard - Military.com Very interesting, but not surprising, Forbes and whatever should enjoy this. They're listed in a national military news article. More great publicity for Forbesy's VVnW&VC I like their initials, especially the "VC" part. Reminds me of another VC organization from years ago..... DonaldN Semper Fi! 16666906 Feb 23, 2009 9:12:33 AM report card: Air Force Aid Society (A+) American Ex-Prisoners of War Service Foundation (F) American Veterans Coalition (F) American Veterans Relief Foundation (F) AMVETS National Service Foundation (F) Armed Services YMCA of the USA (A-) Army Emergency Relief (A+) Blinded Veterans Association (D) Disabled American Veterans (D) Disabled Veterans Association (F) Fisher House Foundation (A+) Freedom Alliance (F) Help Hospitalized Veterans/Coalition to Salute America's Heroes (F) Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund (A+) Military Order of the Purple Heart Service Foundation (F) National Military Family Association (A) National Veterans Services Fund (F) National Vietnam Veterans Committee (D) Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (A+) NCOA National Defense Foundation (F) Paralyzed Veterans of America (F) Soldiers' Angels (D) United Spinal Association's Wounded Warrior Project (D) USO (United Service Organization) (C+) Veterans of Foreign Wars and foundation (C-) Veterans of the Vietnam War & the Veterans Coalition (D) Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (D) VietNow National Headquarters (F) World War II Veterans Committee (D) Source: FDVA News Clips 13 Dec 07 ++ An American Veteran - whether Active Duty, Retired, National Guard or Reserve - is someone who, at one point in his or her life, wrote a blank check made payable to The United States Of America for an amount of - "up to and including my life."