VFW Action Corps Weekly, October 7, 2016

In This Issue: 1. MyVA Transformation 2. VFW Women Veterans Visit Capitol Hill 3. Veterans Preference Restriction Opposed 4. Mobile Apps for Veterans 5. TRICARE Sets Hurricane Emergency Pharmacy Rules 6. VFW and SVA 2017 Legislative Fellowship Program 7. World War One 100 Cities/100 Memorials Initiative 8. MIA Update   1. MyVA Transformation: This week, […]

VFW, NRAEF Team Up to Host Hospitality-Focused Virtual Career Fair

Exclusive event allows service members, veterans and spouses to showcase talents KANSAS CITY, Mo. (September 20, 2016) – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. and the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation (NRAEF) are teaming up on October 5, 2016, to provide career-seeking service members, veterans and their spouses the opportunity to connect with […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, September 16, 2016

In This Issue: 1. VFW Launches Mental Wellness Campaign 2. VFW Legislative Conference Concludes 3. VFW Supports GWOT Memorial Legislation 4. Senate Reviews Commission on Care Report 5. VA’s Misuse of Employee Settlement Agreements 6. House Advances Veterans Legislation 7. VFW Hosts Former Marine Corps Commandant/National Security Advisor 8. National POW/MIA Recognition Day 9. MIA […]

Mo Veteran wants focus on MIAs

A local military veteran who serves as the VFW’s state POW/MIA chairman, is on a mission. He’s trying to get across to Missourians the importance and meaning behind POW/MIA Recognition Day which takes place at 5 p.m. Friday at the Veterans Memorial in Bismarck. “It’s gotten to the point where even some VFW members only […]