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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 […]

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-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 […]

Mo VFW Ladies Auxiliary Recruiter Training

media flags The Ladies Auxiliaries of District 18 were the first to receive guidance with a new program of the Dept of Mo Ladies Auxiliary – “Recruiter Training”.  To read the full report with pictures please follow this link -

Lost Hat Found In Florida

Bell Media 3     “We are vacationing in Destin Florida and found this hat while snorkeling. The gulf was rough the last few days so it was easily lost. We would be happy to return it if you could tell us what address to ship to. Here’s a photo to help find the owner. It has “bite me” […]