​​Tom Caulfield-Director and VCI Board President


Josh Hauser-Community Operations Director


Amber Wilson-Program Specialist 


Nancy Tavalsky-Claims Representative, Vietnam Veterans of America

ntavalskyvva@hotmail.com or 814 244-6125       

Mary Heider-Administrative Assistant, Senior Employment Program 

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​​​​Veteran Community Initiatives, Inc. (VCI)

727 Goucher St.

Johnstown, PA 15905

(814) 255-0355


​M-F 8AM-4:30PM


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​​​Upcoming events and programs for 2020- see below and the Calendar  section for specific dates, times, and locations.

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  • January 18th- Wreaths Across America Clean Up at Grandview Cemetery- Cancelled                          o Wreaths have already been removed. Thank you Grandview staff!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ​                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

VCI-Veteran Event Calendar

VCI offers programs to meet the needs of our veterans.  Assisting with job search, professional resumes, educating veterans about services & benefits available to them.  VCI also is involved in the Cambria County Veteran Court Program and Operation Family Caregiver. 

Cambria County Veteran Services 

-2020 Town Hall Meeting Schedule

Veteran Community Initiatives, Inc. (VCI)

“Serving Veterans and their families in the Laurel Highlands/Southern

Alleghenies community since 1993”

VCI's purpose is to enhance the lives and well-being of community residents-focusing on veterans and the veteran families. VCI emphasizes assisting with social and economic needs of those who are disabled, disadvantaged, physically and mentally challenged, unemployed and underemployed, substance abusers, and current and previously incarcerated.  VCI administers this support by assisting, caring, and advocating for our nation's most precious resource-our veterans and military. 


VCI Staff and Board