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Student Veteran Org Military Family & Community Expo

      Below is the current list of Organizations that are participating. If for any reason your organization cannot be present on April 3rd, please do let us know so we can take you off of the email list and not clutter your inbox with the forthcoming Press Release, layout of the booths, general information […]

District 7 Fishing Tournament

Publicity Chairman Bob Wonnell forwarded a story from Terry Clay of District 7 about a fishing tournament held there.  The story has been posted to the District 7 website.  Go here to read the story –

VSO Program Donation – Ranked by District

    Ranking of districts by donation per member…we have a few DISTRICTS that have made the Commander’s expectation of $3.00/member support…we will need to contact those posts that have not yet donated yet…it only take a few dollars to help support this tremendously important VFW program that Missouri excels in!!!  Let’s make the effort to […]

Salute Our Heroes – 2013 – Kansas City

Dear Friend, The Northland JC Foundation will be hosting the 2013 Kansas City Armed Forces Day Parade and Celebration on Saturday May 18, 2013 in midtown KC. This will be a military / veteran’s appreciation event to recognize the service of all military members and veterans and thank them for their dedication and service. The […]

Operation Pink Camo

Founded By 2012 Miss Belles of Liberty, Bailey Luntsford Donated $1,046.55 to the Women Veterans Retreat Raised through Bake Sales!!       Miss Belles of Liberty is a free standing pageant that supports veterans.  In prior years, Miss Belles of Liberty has visited the Harry S Truman VA Hospital twice a year and participated in […]

VFW Wants New Medal Ranked Lower

Barely 24 hours after the Pentagon announced its new medal for cyber warriors and drone pilots, the Veterans of Foreign Wars is demanding the decoration’s ranking be lowered.   The Distinguished Warfare Medal is ranked above both the Bronze Star with Combat “V” and the Purple Heart – medals typically awarded for combat in which […]

Annual Women Veterans Retreat

  Veterans, Active Duty, National Guard and Reserves Elks Lodge #594 4747 E Elk Park Drive Columbia, Mo   65201   Free – Friday April 5, 2013Social Evening Hour 6-10Appetizers 7-9Entertainment Free – Saturday April 6, 20138:30 a.m. – 4:00p.m.(Opening Ceremony starts at 9:00a.m.)FREE LUNCH PROVIDED   Saturday event will include EducationalPresentations regarding Veteran Benefits,and a […]