HomeComing for CDR Bell and President Gill

Bell e I regret this taking so long to get posted.  There were well over 600 photos to sort through.  Was not able to get all used in one slideshow so instead there are three.  There are also photos of the Ladies Auxiliary meeting and the joint meeting.  Thanks to Olin Parks and Brenda McCann for providing […]

Dept Chaplain Travels

Deb H Media     Dept of Mo Chaplain Deborah Halter went to VFW Post 2654 located in Moberly, Mo to perform the commander’s visit for the VFW District 2 meeting, run by Commander Joy Smith.     All 21 of the district’s posts were in attendance and did a fine job a fine job presenting their post reports. All […]

Remember Those Who Vote For War But Not The Warrior

Stroud c VFW Election Day Advice     WASHINGTON — The House and Senate overwhelming passed an emergency funding package in late July to help the Department of Veterans Affairs overcome its nationwide crisis in care and confidence. H.R. 3230, the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014, was passed in the House by a vote of […]

Missouri VFW “Cooties” Homecoming – 2014

Cootie Media     Jefferson City Truman Hotel was infested with Cooties from October 10-12, 2014. Military Order of the Cootie members from throughout the state met for fellowship, business, membership initiation, and just plain fun!! Our Friday golf tour was rudely interrupted by rain all day…so we just warmed up for the evening and following morning activities!! […]

Lt. Governor Kinder seeks nominations for 2014 Missouri Veterans Service Award

media flags   Award recognizes Veterans for their volunteerism JEFFERSON CITY – Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder is seeking nominations for the 2014 Lieutenant Governor’s Veterans Service Award, created to recognize Missouri veterans who provide volunteer service to their communities. “Many of our state’s veterans, who selflessly served their nation, continue to serve their communities through volunteerism,” Kinder […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, October 10, 2014

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Retirement Commission to Visit Fort Hood 2. Know Where Your Candidates Stand on Veterans Issues 3. Tricare Stops Notification Letters 4. VA Enrollees Can Now Get Vaccinations at Walgreens 5. Seven WWII Airmen Recovered   1. Retirement Commission to Visit Fort Hood: The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission will hold […]

VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship

vfw logo right  In keeping with VFW’s commitment to student veterans’ success, it has launched the VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship program, providing student veterans the opportunity to make their voices heard on Capitol Hill.   VFW is seeking candidates to fill VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship positions. Fellows will be selected based on the following criteria: VFW membership Enrollment at a college or university with […]

Superior VSO Supporters

VFW Logo At our recent Council of Administration meeting, the following posts were recognized for already making at least a $3/member donation to our Veterans Service Officer Program: District 1: Post 858 (Chillicothe), Post 4398 (Richmond); District 2: Post 1003 (Jefferson City), Post 5923 (Camdenton), Post 6514 (Osage Beach); District 3: None; District 5: None; District 6 […]