About Us

Our Mission

AMERICAN VOLUNTEER RESERVE is a Veterans' Service Organization,

providing services to military veterans and the community free of charge.

What We Do

Services to Veterans:

  • AMERICAN VOLUNTEER RESERVE provides home visits, transportation, and assistance with Veterans Administration problems to military veterans, and
  • AMERICAN VOLUNTEER RESERVE provides final military honors to deceased veterans in accordance with DOD Instruction 1300.15, "Military Funeral Support", December 27, 2017.

Services to the Community:

  • AMERICAN VOLUNTEER RESERVE provides trained volunteers, including medical and communications specialists, for response to community emergencies.
  • AMERICAN VOLUNTEER RESERVE provides patriotic education to support JROTC and other young Americans.

If you are interested in the services provided by AMERICAN VOLUNTEER RESERVE, please contact us via the link below.

Who We Are

AMERICAN VOLUNTEER RESERVE is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public benefit corporation, with national headquarters in Southern California.

Our members are retired and former officers and NCOs of all branches of the armed forces, as well as non-prior-service patriotic citizens--men and women--dedicated to service to our nation's military veterans.  Members pay their own expenses and support the organization through their dues.  We do not conduct fund raising of any kind.

If you are interested in joining us to serve American's military veterans, please contact us via the link below!

Contact Us

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We have existing detachments providing services in the following areas:

  • Central California (contact LTC Kurt Obispo)
  • Southern California (contact COL Joey Blanco)
  • Oklahoma (contact COL Thomas Hunt)
  • Northeast Florida (Contact MAJ Herbert Booker)

American Volunteer Reserve, Inc.