The Korea Defense Veterans Association (KDVA) is a national nonprofit 501(c)3 and is not part of, or endorsed by, the Department of Defense.

KDVA received its designation from the IRS as a charitable corporation in 2017 and maintains its good standing. KDVA’s Federal Tax Identification number is 82-1218295.

KDVA's Mission


KDVA’s mission is to enhance the Republic of Korea – United States Alliance by advocating for the Alliance and supporting the people who built and serve the Alliance.

“Together for the ROK – U.S. Alliance”