2024 VSO Training Program

The NY State Dept. of Veterans’ Services (DVS) advocates on behalf of veterans to ensure they receive benefits granted by law for service in the U.S. military. DVS helps Veterans with employment, education, and healthcare benefits. In 2024, DVS partnered with Veterans Rebuilding Life to provide our staff with accredited training to be certified Veteran Service Officers.


2024 Top-Rated Nonprofit

GreatNonprofits® is the nations leading platform for verified reviews from more than 1.2 million nonprofit organizations. Reviews are submitted by individuals with direct experience working with the organizations listed on their website. Veterans Rebuilding Life was proud to accept the Top-Rated Nonprofit Award.

Tech 2 Success

2024 Official Web Sponsor

Tech 2 Success® is an enterprise level IT company providing services across the U.S. and Canada. The company consists of IT professionals, programmers, and digital marketing experts with over 20 years of experience helping companies to strategically utilize technology. Tech 2 Success is the official IT sponsor for Veterans Rebuilding Life. Learn more.

2024 Platinum Rating

Candid® is nationally recognized verification authority for nonprofit organizations. By monitoring compliance, and measuring social impact, Candid identifies trustworthy nonprofits, and exposes unethical behavior. Veterans Rebuilding Life is proud to be recognized as a Platinum NGO, Candid’s highest nonprofit rating for our commitment to financial transparency. Learn more.

2024 Sweetwater Clifton

City Spirit Award Winner

The Sweetwater Clifton City Spirit Award was presented to Veterans Rebuilding Life on behalf of the NY Knicks and HUB International. Named after basketball Hall-of-Fame legend Nat Sweetwater Clifton, the award honors those making a significant impact on their community and includes a $10,000 donation toward VRL’s humanitarian mission.

Benevity 2024 Trusted Charity

Benevity® registers nonprofits for corporate giving programs, by first vetting organizations to ensure they are registered with the IRS and remain in good-standing. Benevity verifies nonprofit compliance with non-discrimination laws, anti-bribery, and secular fund usage. Veterans Rebuilding Life is proud to be on Benevity’s trusted charities list.

2024 Nonprofit Partner

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2024 Trusted Charity

Blackbaud® is an IRS authorized institution that provides donor-advised philanthropy through the Giving Fund. Blackbaud’s mission is to increase philanthropic giving through partnerships with creative social enterprises, that connect donors to verified charities around the world. Veterans Rebuilding Life is proud to listed among Blackbaud’s most trusted charities.

Veterans rebuilding Life is a registered member of Uncommon Giving.

2024 Nonprofit Partner

Uncommon Giving® is an online community network that provides new ways for donors to find nonprofits focused on missions that matter. Uncommon Giving® helps registered nonprofits expand their humanitarian reach, and helps donors to make a real difference. Learn more.

Charity Navigator 5 Star NGO: Veterans Rebuilding Life

2024 Verified Nonprofit

Charity Navigator® is an assessment evaluator for registered nonprofit organizations operating across the nation. Charity Navigator® provides donors with verified data on over 150,000 active nonprofits, making it the largest charity evaluator in the U.S.

Official Nonprofit Partner

Millie is a Public Benefit Corporation that connects verified nonprofit organizations to companies that are seeking worthy causes to support. Veterans Rebuilding Life is a proud Mille partner since 2022. Learn more about their corporate giving program here.

The Times Ledger

Community Impact Award

Among the nations longest running news publications, the Times Ledger® formally recognizes those who’ve had an extraordinary impact on the community. Honorees are nominated by the public and must meet the committee’s requirement: going above and beyond to make a difference in their community. VRL was honored to receive the Impact award at the annual gala held in Douglaston Manor, NY.