Your generous, tax-deductible donation to our program provides transportation, food, housing, tools, and safety equipment for disabled veterans and active-duty personnel while they are engaged in important archaeological fieldwork. This work makes a difference in the lives of our participants through a sense of accomplishment, mastery of new skills, peer support, and preservation of historically important structures and artifacts.

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Have a fun idea to help AVAR accomplish its mission/goals for the upcoming dig season that will provide meaningful educational and awe-inspiring outdoor experiences for the veterans? We are always looking for partners to team up with to accomplish the mission. For more information, please email us at

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Sponsor an Event

Sponsoring a special event that benefits AVAR will help draw attention with the media and the community while providing a great opportunity for employees to interact as a team outside of the workplace environment. For more information, please email us at

American Veterans Archaeological Recovery is administered by Operation Nightingale USA, a tax-exempt 501(C)(3) nonprofit organization.

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