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New VA Contact Information – a new phone number for better access

flag clouds media     The Veterans Administration launched 1-844-MyVA311 (1-844-698-2311) as a 24/7 one-stop information service platform for all VA services.     Veterans, families and caregivers who call MyVA311 can be connected to disability, pension, health care eligibility, enrollment, and burial benefits, the veterans crisis line, the homeless veterans helpline and to a self-service locator to find the […]

MIA Cpl Donald Matney’s Journey Home

flags vfw mo hq media The video is made up of clips of video and stills documenting Cpl Matney’s journey home on November 18, 2016.  He was escorted by the Patriot Guard Riders and the Missouri State Highway Patrol from St Louis, Mo to his hometown of Seymour, Mo and there to be buried beside his Mother.The video is just […]

Seeking Posts named after World War One veterans

vfw logo right From National Headquarters: Comrades: The VFW is all aboard the World War One Centennial Commission’s effort to salute our nation’s involvement.  The national commission has individual state commissioners who would like to get involved with VFW Posts who were named after WWI vets, such as VFW Post 3035 in Delphos, Ohio, which is named after […]

2016 Veterans Day Free Meals and Discounts

media  flag and eagle Veterans Day is soon approaching and there are many restaurants and companies who want to thank our veterans by providing them with discounts or a free meal. To those companies offering veterans a free meal or discount, the military community gives a collective thanks! Go to the link below for further information http://themilitarywallet.com/veterans-day-free-meals-and-discounts/

REMINDER!!! VFW FOUNDATION POST/VFW AUXILIARY COMMUNITY SUPPORT GRANT IS STILL TAKING APPLICATIONS

duffy media 1 The VFW Foundation wants to help your Post and/or VFW Auxiliary get more involved in your community. That’s why we are reminding everyone that the “VFW Foundation Post/VFW Auxiliary Community Support Grant,” open to all VFW Posts and/or their Auxiliary, is still accepting applications. The Foundation will provide up to $1,000 to a Post and/or […]

Garmin Becomes Latest VFW Member Benefit

vfw logo right KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 26, 2016) – Industry leader Garmin has teamed up with the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. to offer VFW members the opportunity to save 20 percent off its extended line of wearable technology in the automotive, aviation, marine, outdoor and sports arenas. Garmin’s line of activity trackers and smartwatches […]

Sport Clips Haircuts’ “Help A Hero”

vfw logo right Salute those who serve through Sport Clips Haircuts’ “Help A Hero” scholarship campaign GEORGETOWN, Texas (October 17, 2016) – Salute those who serve by being a part of Sport Clips Haircuts’ “Help A Hero” scholarship campaign and help service members and veterans take the next step toward civilian careers. Now through Veterans Day, November 11, […]