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VETTYS       

Chapter 1

6th

The Veterans Awards, also known as the Vettys, is an annual award ceremony presented by the Academy of United States Veterans. The awards honor members of the veteran community in the United States in various categories. The 6th Annual Veterans Awards will shine a light on the mental health epidemic that surrounds many of our military and civilian families. 

VETERANS DAY| NOVEMBER 11, 2020 | WARNER THEATRE | WASHINGTON, D.C.

CHANGING THE WAY THE WORLD VIEWES MENTAL HEALTH

NOMINATION SUBMISSIONS WILL OPEN ON JANUARY 27, 2020

THE 6TH VETTYS WILL BE HELD AT THE WARNER THEATRE IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

BRONZE

Reserved  Seating at the presentation of the 6th Annual Veterans Awards

COMPLIMENTARY 

$75 AFTER JAN.30

EARLY BIRD TICKETS 

VALID UNTIL JANUARY 30, 2020

DIAMOND VIP tickets are available to active members only.

To become a member please visit: 

SILVER

Silver  Seating at the presentation of the 6th Annual Veterans Awards

$30 VALID UNTIL JAN.30

$100 AFTER JAN.30

GOLD

Gold Seating  at the presentation of the 6th Annual Veterans Awards

Red Carpet Access 

$50 VALID UNTIL JAN.30

$125 AFTER JAN.30

DIAMOND

VIP Seating

Red Carpet Access

Pre-Awards Reception 

Red Carpet Access 

$150 VALID UNTIL JAN.30

$250 AFTER JAN.30

DIAMOND VIP 

6TH VETTYS EARLY BIRD SPONSORSHIPS

TIER 1 

SPONSORSHIP

Logo on the step & repeat 

Social Media Mention 

20 VIP Tickets with dinner

Website mention 

Press release mention

$5000 BY JAN 30

$10,000 AFTER JAN 30

TIER 2 SPONSORSHIP

Logo on the step & repeat 

Social Media Mention 

10 VIP Tickets with dinner

Website mention 

Press release mention

$3000 BY JAN 30

$6000 AFTER JAN 30

TIER 3 SPONSORSHIP

Logo on the step & repeat 

Social Media Mention 

10 VIP Tickets with dinner

Website mention 

$2000 BY JAN 30

$4000 AFTER JAN 15

TIER 4 SPONSORSHIP

Social Media Mention 

10 VIP Tickets with dinner

Website mention 

$1000 BY JAN 30

$2500 AFTER JAN 30

Melwood Veteran Services took home a Vet in the Suffragette category at the 5th Annual Veterans Awards on January 20, 2020. 

MVS Won Suffragette

Casey Affleck, Hollywood Heard, Nick Palmisciano, Suzy Palmisciano and Check Foundation, CEO, COL Rob Balzano and his board members at the 5th Annual Veterans Awards. 

Casey Affleck and the gang

5TH VETTYS

As veterans, we–Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines, and Coastguardsmen–have been and continue to be members of one of the most diverse institutions in our country, the US military. We represent people from every corner of our land, every shade of humanity, immigrant and native-born, Christian, Muslim, Jew, and nonbeliever alike, all serving this country we love with a sense of duty and pride.

In only four years, the Academy of United States Veterans has made great strides in creating platforms for dynamic conversations across divergent views in a way that has both expanded minds and exemplified the notion that people can hold different perspectives yet continue to support a common good with intellect, passion, and humanity. It is the culture of respect for civil liberties within the veterans community that has been instrumental to the success of bringing together countless Americans from all walks of life. It is through our unique expression of our values that we are able to offer unmatched insight into the fundamental ideals shared by our communities across America.

The task at hand may seem out of reach, but it would be unbecoming of our character as public servants to not try. We can practice kindness. We can respect one another. We can take pride in our America that places diversity and inclusion at the core of its values. As we launch our United Colors of America campaign for 2019, we invite you all to join forces with us in honoring the diversity of our heritage as Americans at the 5th Annual Veterans Awards.

Let us put on the camouflage of everyday life in America to prove that we have more that unites us than divides us. Let us carry the message of unity from our military to our American community.

“This is my first time hosting this event and it’s a great honor. Veterans are a group that I try to pay attention to on my show; they’re a group I try to pay attention to in my life” -Jake Tapper

5TH VETTYS HONORED GUESTS AND PRESENTERS

HONORED GUEST

GEN DAVID PETRAEUS (RET)

MASTER OF CEREMONY

NATE BOYER

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

NICK PALMISCIANO

PRESENTER

CASEY AFFLECK

PRESENTER

IAN BOHEN

PRESENTER