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President signs VFW federal charter into law

The president signed the Veterans of Foreign War’s new charter into law. The two requested changes, replacing men with veterans and widows with surviving spouses, was prompted by Resolution 301 passed at the VFW’s 115th National Convention in July, and supported by two companion bills introduced by Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) […]

Winners of the 2015 Veterans Health Administration Community Partnership Challenge.

The Interim Under Secretary for Health has announced the Winners of the 2015 Veterans Health Administration Community Partnership Challenge. Kansas City VA Medical Center’s “Veterans In Nursing Homes Evaluation of Devices” was selected as one of this year’s top three entries. Jim Rippy, Dept of Mo Veterans Service Officer Chairman  and Randall More of the […]

Program Changes for the 2015-2016 Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher of the Year

The 2015-2016  Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher of the Year Award deadline dates have changed. Below are the new deadline dates for the program: February 15, 2016 – Teacher Nominations to the Post February 28, 2016 – Completion of Post Judging March 15, 2016 – Completion of District Judging March 30, 2016 – Completion […]

“GI Jane” Women Veteran Event

Attention – It is time to make your reservations. “GI Jane ALIVE” Women Veteran Event April 17-18 Quality Inn 1612 N Providence Road Columbia, MO 65202 Guest Speaker is Sandra Tibbs April 17, 6-10pm Beach Party Music Pool Available Cash Bar April 18, 8am-4pm Vendors Break out Classes Free Lunch $15 for Guest Guest Speak […]