EMPOWERING


THE VETERAN COMMUNITY

Our Mission

I​t is the mission, duty and purpose of Devil Dog USA Incorporated, to facilitate the Veteran transition process into the civilian sector. This will be achieved by engaging Veterans in physical activities and empowerment through attainment of resources.

Recreation

We provide veterans with access to recreational activities. These activities will consist of, but are not limited to, golf, scuba diving, skydiving, mountain climbing, horse riding, swimming, running, art, music, woodcraft, and many additional indoor and outdoor activities.

Housing

We are currently reconstructing a house located in the Bronx, conveniently located several blocks from Fordham Road. Once the renovations are complete, we will provide OIF/OEF/OND student Veterans with affordable housing.

Resources

Each member of Devil Dog USA is an expert and well connected within the Veteran Administration, Veteran Service Organizations, and local government. The following resources will be either provided directly or on a referral basis. We provide legal assistance, financial assistance, tax preparation, employment placement, health care assistance, education assistance, housing assistance, public benefits assistance, and VA benefits information.
  • It is a tough shift for some to segue from an enlisted or commissioned member of the military to a civilian. What is lost in the transition process is how valuable a Veteran is! What would make that individual marketable in the work place you ask? Let me paint you a picture of the average Veteran of the Gulf War Era. Imagine someone who has been trained to do high expertise jobs and able to adapt to almost any environment … read more

  • Why name ourselves Devil Dog USA, Incorporated? DD USA Inc. understands that the word Devil Dog can be an intimidating term.  As the founders of Devil Dog USA Inc. we would like to take the time to explain our moniker.  The roots of the word Devil Dog originated in Belleau Wood (1918), when the Germans referred to the United States Marine Forces as “Teufel Hunden.”  The Marines proudly took up this moniker as they gallantly defended their nation against all … read more

  • Veteran Benefits, Increase post 9/11 G.I. bill length and its housing allowance year round by Devil Dog USA, Inc. * The post 9/11 G. I. Bill should be 48 months and the Basic Allowance Housing stipend should be year round. “In July of 2008 the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill was signed into law, creating a new robust education benefits program rivaling the original WWII Era G.I. Bill of Rights. The new Post 9/11 G.I. Bill benefits are tiered based on the … read more

  • “In July of 2008 the Post-9/11 G.I. Bill was signed into law, creating a new robust education benefits program rivaling the original WWII Era G.I. Bill of Rights. The new Post 9/11 G.I. Bill benefits are tiered based on the amount of creditable active-duty service the service members and Veterans have since Sept. 10, 2001. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will then pay the tuition and fees directly to the accredited state operated colleges or universities or accredited … read more

  • From: Chief Executive Officer, Gonzalo Duran To: Distribution List Subj: DISTRIBUTION STATEMENT FOR DEVIL DOG USA INCORPORATED Two United States Marine Corps Veteran students from Fordham University, Gonzalo Duran (CEO) and its Chief Operating Officer Erwin Reyna (COO), have launched Devil Dog USA Inc., a non-profit corporation that assists Veterans in accessing employment, housing, government benefits and services in collaboration with other non-profit agencies. Devil Dog USA also features rehabilitative sports programs designed to meet individual Veterans specific need or … read more