Recent News Stories
- Learn more about the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs and the Michigan National Guard
Major General Gregory Vadnais summarizes the functions within the department in a two minute YouTube video.
- Michigan National Guard State Tuition Assistance Program
Thanks to PA 259 of 2014, Michigan National Guard Members now have access to financial assistance to help them achieve their educational goals.
- G1 Personnel Gateway Manage your AKO account and learn more about your healthcare, retirement, eBenefits, deployment support and GI Bill. The G1 Gateway is the place to get answers.
- Donate to the Family Relief Fund The Military Family Relief Fund provides grants to families of military members in either the Michigan National Guard or Reserves who are called to active duty as a result of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
- Adopt a National Guard Family An opportunity for organizations and families to reach out and support a family.
- Student veterans can choose from 57 'veteran-friendly schools' this fall
- 69 'Forgotten War' veterans honored at Grand Rapids Home for Veterans
- 43 'Forgotten War' veterans honored at Jacobetti Home for Veterans
- Regional coordinators better connect veterans with local benefits, resources
- Grand Rapids Home for Veterans secures county food license