To strengthen veterans and their families through a variety of services, programs, education and hope.


To cultivate communities that are more compassionate and understanding of the sacrifices that veterans and their families have made and what their needs are to transition back into society.


“Giving a Hand Up to a Veteran Today”


To provide a one stop information center for Veterans and centralization of services

Give a Hand Up to a Veteran Today!

The US Department of Veterans Affairs collected data in 2015 through At-Risk Veterans Stand Downs and Point In Time (PIT) surveys that showed an urgent need for a more proactive approach to ending homelessness among our veteran population in rural areas.

 The Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council of Mohave County, Inc. (JAVC), an established 501(C)(3) Public Charity addresses that need through several strategies:

  • The Mohave County Veterans Assist Program
  • Excecutive Summary Operation 6
  • We provide assistance through
    • Individual Requests
    • Veteran Resource Fairs
    • Veteran Treatment Courts
    • Newest project is the Operation 6 Transitional Housing for homeless veterans seeking a hand up.

How Can You Assist?

  1. Become a member.  Here is the application.  JAVC MEMBERSHIP FORM
  2. Volunteer.  Visit our website tab VOLUNTEERS NEEDED.  Simple fill-in form.
  3. Donations of needed items.
  4. Donations as direct contributions, mail, and through the Arizona State Tax Donation Receipt.  Visit our website tab AZ STATE TAX DONATION RECEIPT.  Very important.

We deeply appreciate the thousands of volunteer hours, in-kind and cash donations. The target for our current fundraising campaign is $600,000  to provide rooms for wrap-around services and facility reports. You can donate using a credit card, bank card or your PayPay account using the button below. (Note: you are not required to have a PayPal account to donate to JAVC through the PayPal button. Use your credit card or bank card.)

The Jerry Ambrose Veterans Council is a 501C3 nonprofit organization registered with the IRS under the noted EIN: 46-1967830 . Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. No goods or services were provided in exchange for your generous donation. Please click on the Donate Button to help us help veterans and their families.

You may also mail a check or money order payable to JAVC with your contribution to: P.O. Box 4463, Kingman, AZ 86402. If you require assistance making a donation, please call 928-716-3001.

*Your donations are tax deductible.

Make this your homepage to keep up on Veterans news or email president@javc.org with your email address to be included in future informational emails.

The Veterans Council needs the support of the community members, businesses, organizations and all Veterans to support and “make a difference” for our Veterans in Mohave County.

Together all of us can make a real difference in the lives of Veterans and their families.

” A single twig breaks, but the bundle of twigs is strong.”