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    Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training
  • Welcome to MCVET!

    Paving the way to a better future.

  • MCVET Provides Comprehensive Services

    For Homeless & Other Veterans in Need

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VETERANS - We Are Here For You!

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301 N. High Street

Baltimore, MD  21202

  • Our Mission +

    Incorporated on February 25, 1993, the Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training (MCVET) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) Corporation designed to provide homeless veterans and other veterans in need with comprehensive services that will enable them to rejoin their communities as productive citizens.

  • Our Vision +

    MCVET is committed to offering a military-structured, seamless continuum of care that helps veterans in need transition from dependent to independent living.

  • Our Motto +

    "It takes the entire community to help a veteran heal".

  • Our Goals +

    • To provide housing options that systemically prepares the program veterans for independent living situations.
    • To provide a continuum of services that identify and effectively address the socioeconomic and health related needs of the program veterans and other veterans.
    • To provide education and employment services that identify, develop and enhance the professional and personal skills of the program veterans, thereby equipping them for quality job opportunities.
    • To cultivate partnerships with veteran-specific agencies, donors and funders, service providers and community based organizations that will help fulfill the overall mission of MCVET.
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How You Can Help

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We Need Your Help

Designate your United Way - Maryland Charity, Combined Charity, or Donation to MCVET. Directory Code: #5240

Gifts in Memory and Honorary: A wonderful way to remember loved ones, to mark a birthday, anniversary or special occasion.

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Gifts of Stocks and Bonds: If you itemize, you are entitled to a charitable income-tax deduction for the full value of your gift, provided you have owned the securities for more than 12 months. You avoid paying a tax on capital gains that you would owe if you sold the securities.

Gifts through Bequests: When donors feel they need capital during their lifetime, they can still associate themselves forever with MCVET through a bequest. The value of a bequest is deductible for estate tax purposes, and there is no limit on the amount of the deduction.

Send tax-deductable gifts to: MCVET, 301 North High St., Baltimore, MD 21202

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Champion, Promote and Support

Share, Tweet, IMessage, Chat, Skype your circle of friends and tell them about the work MCVET is doing within the Community. Tell others about our site and ask for their help in supporting our veterans and heros.

Have your vehicle(s) cleaned. MCVET runs a seasonal car wash where you can get your car done inside and out for as little as $8.00. That's a value!

Be sure and visit the businesses and institutions that help keep us running. Visit our Sponsors page

Walk/Run in our annual MCVET 5K/10K event.

Contact your Baltimore City, county, state and federal elected officials to let them know you support the mission of MCVET.

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There Are Many Ways

Consider your TAGS (Talents, Abilities, Gifts, Skills)

As a Volunteer, you can help veterans in need re-connect with the community, making it a better place.

You and your family can benefit from your support by the difference you make in the lives of the wonderful men and women who given so much to the defense and support of the country and your right to live in a free society.

The smallest tasks can have a positive impact.

Your dedication with what ever time you have to spare, allows you to meet new people and make new friends; while helping others. Expand your network, and improve your social skills.

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Annual Events


    April 7, 2017, The Best Prices! Top notch services include hand washed, individually dried and vacuumed inside.
    $8.00 - $15.00 Regular size vehicles - $8 Regular size vehicles - $8 Large SUVs - $15.00
  • MCVET 5K / 10K Walk-Run

    May 28, 2017, Our legacy and tradition has inspired hope and prosperity for thousands of homeless veterans and their families.
    Registration All proceeds benefit the Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training, Inc. Our Event raises support and awareness for our program. The mission of MCVET is to provide homeless veterans and other veterans in need with comprehensive services that will enable them to rejoin their communities as productive citizens.

    SUMMER 2017: Alumni and their Families are invited. Menu includes Hamburgers Hotdogs, BBQ Ribs, BBQ Chicken, Pork and Beans, Corn
    Open Invite Fellowship and Fun Fabulous Food Music and Prizes
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07 Nov 2016
06:00AM - 09:00AM
"21 Gun Salute" Fall Fundraiser
30 Dec 2016
02:00PM - 03:00PM
Pre-Application Webinar and Town Hall
09 Feb 2017
11:00AM - 03:00PM
02 Mar 2017
11:00AM - 03:00PM

Stories of Success!

  • In May, 2005 Arthur, a Marine veteran, became homeless and came to MCVET for housing and to overcome a drug addiction. He served in several leadership positions while in the program and was a model student. Arthur graduated from Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) in 2010 with honors in Electronics Technology. He was hired shortly thereafter at National Cash Register Inc. and was recently promoted January 2014 to the Lead Field Engineer in the Mid-Atlantic Region. He is living independently
    Arthur 2005 - 2011 US Marine
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Catherine E. Pugh, Mayor of Baltimore

with the MCVET Message of Hope Choir

Leadership Team

  • Sandi Dutton, President


    Sandi Dutton, President of the Board for Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training (MCVET) brings years of dedicated experience and concern for Veterans to her position. Dutton has been a very involved member in the American Legion Auxiliary, beginning as a youth and serving this Veterans’ organization on the local, district, state and national levels. Dutton served as the National President of the American Legion Auxiliary in 2004-2005 traveling throughout the world in support of Veterans’ issues. Dutton says “my heart is with our Veterans. I am most pleased and honored to serve them in any way I can”. She is a member of Greenbelt Unit #136 who presented her with a “life membership” in 1986. Dutton is a Senior Account Executive with Summit Group in Silver Spring, MD.
  • Jeffery Kendrick, B.S. USAF (Ret)


    Executive Director of The Maryland Center for Veterans Education and Training. Selected for this position in April 2014, he brings a vast knowledge of the MCVET organization; having worked there for the past twelve years as the Benefits Counselor, Facility Manager and Director of Operations. He is a military veteran (retiree), having served for over twenty years (20) years, within the Information Technology Field, as a member of the United States Air Force. Included among his many areas of assignment have been The United Kingdom, Belgium, Italy, Korea, Nellis AFB NV, Andrews AFB MD, F E Warren AFB WY, and Charleston AFB, SC. Entrusted with continuing the MCVET mission of providing a vast array of comprehensive services to the homeless veteran population, he is spearheading the development of an organizational strategic plan; which will modernize and combine MCVET’s comprehensive program, and securing housing for its veterans.
  • Rheebe Bryant, L.C.S.W.-C. USA(Ret)


    Bio to be added.
  • Beatrice McQuarrie, CPA CMA CGMA


    Bio to be added.
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301 North High Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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office: 410-576-9626
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