36 U.S. Code § 230503 - Purposes
PurposesThe purposes of the corporation are as provided in its articles of incorporation, constitution, and bylaws and include a commitment—
to promote the social welfare (including educational, economic, social, physical, and cultural improvement) of Vietnam-era veterans and other veterans in the United States by encouraging their growth, development, readjustment, self-respect, self-confidence, and usefulness;
to improve conditions for Vietnam-era veterans and develop channels of communication to assist Vietnam-era veterans;
(5) to conduct and publish research, on a nonpartisan basis, pertaining to—
to assist disabled Vietnam-era veterans and other veterans in need of assistance and the dependents and survivors of those veterans; and
to consecrate the efforts of the members of the corporation, and Vietnam-era veterans generally, to mutual helpfulness and service to their country.