Dept of Mo Voice of Democracy Banquet – 2017

CDR Chris for media The annual VOD Banquet was held in Jefferson City, Mo on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at the Capitol Plaza Hotel. The VOD winners were announced and the 1st Place Patriot Pen was introduced. First Place Voice of Democracy – Brandon Lee – District 3 – Sponsored by Post 5717 & Auxiliary First Place Patriot Pen  […]

National Veterans Service

media  flag and eagle Service members and veterans may be entitled to benefits and compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). In order to claim these, a veteran must file a VA claim through a cumbersome process. Through the VFW NVS program, our nationwide network of VFW Service Officers assists veterans in this process at no charge to […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, February 3, 2017

media-duffy 1. Vets Committee Holds Confirmation Hearing 2. Army Reserve VSO/MSO Roundtable 3. New Blended Retirement Training 4. DOD Increases Discharge and Records Review Outreach 5. Iraqi Translators Now Welcome 6. Veterans Day Poster Contest 7. DeCA Announces Private Labels 8. MIA Update 1. Vets Committee Holds Confirmation Hearing: On Wednesday, the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, January 27, 2017

duffy media 1 In This Issue: 1. Federal Hiring Freeze Update 2. Three Veterans Tapped for Service Secretaries 3. VA to Begin Fertility Counseling and Treatment 4. Pentagon Changes RIF Evaluations   1. Federal Hiring Freeze Update: On Monday, President Trump initiated a 90-day federal hiring freeze until the Office of Management and Budget can develop a long-term […]

Department of Defense Extends Online Military Exchange Shopping Privileges to Veterans

Old Glory The Department of Defense announced a policy change that will extend limited online military exchange shopping privileges to all honorably discharged veterans of the military. The veterans online shopping benefit will be effective this Veterans Day, Nov. 11. While shopping privileges exclude the purchase of uniforms, alcohol and tobacco products, it includes the Exchange Services’ […]

Dept of Mo 100% Posts

VFW Logo District 1 Post 2176 Bethany – 106.66% Post 4398 Richmond -100% District 2 Post 6280 Salem – 107.5% Post 6514 Osage Beach – 105.35% District 3 Post 3123 Grant City – 100% District 5 Post 3976 Sugar Creek – 101.6% Post 9997 Kansas City – 101.29% Post 6603 Blue Springs – 100.76% Post 8101 Buckner […]