Veterans Organization

Meetings are held the 1st Saturday of each month at 9:00 am

S.V.O. Special Meeting Date: N/A

Next S.V.O. Meeting Date:

October 6, 2023
November 4, 2023
December 10, 2023
January 27, 2024
February 3, 2024
March 2, 2024
April 6, 2024
May 4, 2024
June 1, 2024
July 6, 2024
August 3, 2024
September 7, 2024
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, meetings will be held under the cottonwood trees.
Please wear a face mask, sit 6 feet apart, and use hand sanitizer.
SHONTO, AZ 86054


The purpose and goals of the SVO shall be to:

1) Establish a Shonto Veterans Organization consisting of Navajo Veterans residing and registered within the Shonto Chapter; and

2) To help and promote the improvement of the condition of Navajo Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces in war or peacetime; and

3) To develop channels of communications that will assist Veteran(s) maximize the enrichment of their lives and self-fulfillment; and

4) To study legislation and/or regulations introduced at federal, state, or local level which may affect the social, economic, educational, employment, or the physical welfare of a Veteran or Veterans; and

5) To develop proposal(s) designed to improve the quality of life, especially in areas such as, but not limited to housing, social services, employment, education, training, and health; and

6) To conduct research and/or disseminate information relating to all Veterans; and

7) To assist disabled and needy veterans, dependents, widows, and orphans of deceased Veterans.

8) To develop a strong partnership with the community, local Chapter, local School, and other Veteran organization.

9) To inspire in our membership a sense of responsibility, to develop leadership and to keep the public reminded that the Navajo Veterans fought and served to preserve peace, liberty, and democracy for our Nation.   

**Amended June 7th, 1998**