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The Congressional Medal of Honor Society of the United States Of America

  • Mt. Pleasant, SC
  • www.cmohs.org

Mission Statement

The National Headquarters Staff serves as the: Central point of contact for Society members. It acts as liaison for Society members with Federal and State agencies as well as veteran groups and individuals seeking information and contact with the members of the Society. The office maintains official records of the Society and provides clerical and administrative support to the officers of the Society. Society's primary repository and research center for historical records, books, photographs, and other items related to the Medal of Honor and recipients. Medium by which the Society shares the valuable history of the Medal of Honor with the public through the operation of the Congressional Medal of Honor Museum.

ruling year

1995

Principal Officer

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VICTORIA KUECK

Keywords

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medal of honor, courage, hero

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Also Known As

CMOHS

EIN

52-6056376

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Military/Veterans' Organizations (W30)

History Museums (A54)

Commemorative Events (A84)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

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Program 1

GOALS To perpetuate the objectives of the Congressional Medal of Honor Society. To archive the historic documents relating to the Medal of Honor and Medal recipients for use by future historians and researchers. To create and maintain a Museum to display the historic artifacts and documents that remember in reverence and respect the achievements of the men who served in the United States Armed Forces during periods of war and who, through their selfless and heroic actions, earned them the Nation's highest military award, the Medal of Honor. To develop and promote programs to educate young American's to value courage, commitment and selfless service. To assist and provide aid to veterans, their widows and children. To award education assistance to worthy American's to pursue a degree of higher learning.

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CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR SOCIETY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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The Congressional Medal of Honor Society of the United States Of America

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Principal Officer

VICTORIA KUECK

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