Since its inception in 1953, the Veterans Inaugural Ball – Salute to Heroes Ball has been hosted by The American Legion and their proud committee members who make up the Veterans Inaugural Committee.

Members of the Veterans Inaugural Committee are comprised of the following Congressionally chartered veterans service organizations:

Disabled American Veterans
Veterans of Foreign Wars
Paralyzed Veterans of America
Vietnam Veterans of America
Congressional Medal of Honor Society
The Retired Enlisted Association
Marine Corps League
Non-Commissioned Officers Association
Jewish War Veterans
Reserve Officers Association
American Ex-Prisoners of War
Blinded Veterans Association
The Military Order of the Purple Heart