Press Release

VIC Offices Closure: Nov 30-December 2, 2020

November 29, 2020

All VIC offices including the Food Pantry will be closed until Wednesday, December 2, 2020 due to COVID-19 protection measures so we can ensure the safety of our Veterans and team members. Our staff will continue to work remotely and you can call us at: 505-270-0263 if you need to speak someone immediately.

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Veterans Integration Centers Celebrates 15th Anniversary Virtually on Veteran’s Day, November 11

November 4, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 11/04/2020 Veterans Integration Centers Celebrates 15th Anniversary Virtually on Veteran’s Day, November 11 Veterans Integration Centers (VIC®), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2005, has been serving the many needs of homeless and home-insecure Veteran Families throughout New Mexico for over 15 years, helping thousands of those who served our Nation with…

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Operation Urgent Need Combats Food Insecurity in Bernalillo County

August 18, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8/17/2020 OPERATION URGENT NEED COMBATS FOOD INSECURITY IN BERNALILLO COUNTY Veterans Integration Centers Home Delivery Service Expanded for Food Pantry Clients (Albuquerque, NM) –The Veterans Integration Centers has expanded its home delivery program, Operation Urgent Need, with funding support from the PNM Foundation and Bernalillo County District 5 Funding from Commissioner Pyskoty.…

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Operation Onward Support Continues To Help During COVID-19 Pandemic

August 4, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 8/04/2020 Operation Onward Support Continues To Help During COVID-19 Pandemic (Albuquerque, NM) –For over 15 years, the annual Albuquerque Homeless Stand Down has been conducted each year to help increase community connections and resources to our homeless Veteran community. Scheduled for October 23, 2020, we have had to cancel this essential event…

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Veterans Integration Centers Joins with One Community Auto to Support Veteran Families

June 23, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 6/23/2020 Veterans Integration Centers Joins with One Community Auto to Support Veteran Families Now Launching a New Vehicle Donation Quick Web Link for Potential Donors (Albuquerque, NM) – The Veteran’s Integration Centers (VIC) offer homeless Veterans hope for a new life and a bright future. Today, the VIC is announcing that they are…

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Operation Support Our Heroes: Helps Veteran Families During COVID-19

April 28, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 4/28/2020 OPERATION SUPPORT OUR HEROES HELPS VETERAN FAMILIES DURING COVID-19 (Albuquerque, NM) –The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for safe housing and food security among some of our most vulnerable community members. The Veterans Integration Centers (VIC) programs increase safety and security by providing homeless and at-risk Veteran families with multiple…

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Smith’s Inspiring Donations Program Helps Support Veterans and their Families

April 10, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 4/10/2020 SMITH’S INSPIRING DONATIONS PROGRAM HELPS SUPPORT VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES Did you know that by using your Smith’s rewards card you can help support Veteran families in need? Every time you shop at Smith’s, 0.5% of your purchases can benefit the VIC simply by swiping your Smith’s rewards card. There is no…

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Help Homeless or At-Risk Veteran Families Build New Lives

March 17, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 03/17/2020 HELP HOMELESS OR AT-RISK VETERAN FAMILIES BUILD NEW LIVES Imagine yourself putting on the uniform and selflessly serving your country. You may have endured unimaginable peril, you may have PTSD or trauma, or found yourself addicted to alcohols, drugs, or both, to help calm those memories and thoughts that will not…

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March Open Board Meeting Canceled

March 12, 2020

The March Open Board meeting that was scheduled for March 18th has been canceled due to concerns over coronavirus (COVID-19). VIC Management and the Board are monitoring the situation and will follow recommendations from the State of New Mexico Department of Health, Bernalillo County, and the City of Albuquerque in the coming weeks regarding public…

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New Board Members Elected

January 13, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 1/13/2020 NEW BOARD MEMBERS ELECTED (Albuquerque, NM) – We’re happy to announce the appointment of three new directors to our board of directors. Gary Peterson; Gary is President of One Community Auto/Rt 66 Auctions and is a retired USAF major with multiple tours supporting Operation Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. He partners…

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