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NATIONAL COMMUNITY SERVICE VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION PROGRAM

    The VFW National Community Service Volunteer Recognition Program is designed to provide recognition and awards to VFW members who volunteer their time to outside organizations. Recognition is in the form of certificates and/or lapel pins which are given to volunteers who have completed the number of hours prescribed for those awards. –      For […]

Dept of Mo Lays Wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier

Part of the privilege of attending the Washington Conference is the opportunity to visit the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.  Today, February 26, 2017, Dept of Mo Commander Chris Johnston and Legislative Chairman Dewey Rheim got to participate in laying a wreath on the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.  Sr-Vice CDR Ruben Armenta was kind […]

U.S. Forest Service Hosts Online Hiring Event for Veterans and Persons with Disabilities, December 16-20, 201

 DATE-LOCATION-The Forest Service is excited to hire excepted service eligible applicants, such as Veterans and persons with disabilities (Schedule A). Applications will be accepted on www.usajobs.gov, December 16 – 20, 2016. Positions include: Frestry Technicians (GS-5) Engineering Technicians (GS-5) and Visitor Information Assistants (GS-5). Jobs are available throughout the United States. Requirements US Citizenship High […]

Veteran Resources from the State of Missouri

The official website of the State of Missouri now has a Veterans Resources Page.  There are many things of interest for/about our Missouri veterans available. Resources concerning Education, Employment, Living in Missouri, Health, VA Facilities, Cemeteries, etc.  Please take the time to visit and learn more about the many things available. Here is the link […]

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

    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 […]