Branson's Veterans' Homecoming Week

    Branson, Mo. will honor America's veterans, servicemembers, and their families during its "Branson's Veterans Homecoming Week" Nov. 5 – Nov. 11. From the opening ceremonies on November 5th for the "Traveling Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall" at the Welk Theater through the 76th Annual Veterans Day Parade and closing ceremonies on Nov. 11, Branson's Veterans Homecoming Week […]

KC Chiefs & Missouri Veterans Foundation

Anheuser Bush Distributor  Kansas City Chiefs Support Troops & Veterans      The Kansas City Chiefs Football Club and Anheuser Bush Distributor, County Beverage Co. Lees Summit, MO., presented a check to Tom Hartman, Chairman, Missouri Veterans Foundation, and Chris Bell, VFW District #5 Commander. Kate Jackson and Becky Conroy, of the Chief's Club, made the […]

"I Have Your Back"

    How often have your heard or said the words, “Don’t worry man, I’ve got your Back.”  It’s something that’s been said and heard in all generations of combat veterans and is  often heard today. Whether it was said to the point man on a patrol in Korea or Vietnam  or a soldier entering a […]

Urgent Message from State Commander Morgan

    Our future as the greatest veteran’s organization in the world depends on the Posts to continue to not only recruit, but retain those members they have recruited in the past. Your Post, Department and the National Organization can not survive in the future if we continue to lose members. -STARTING OCTOBER THE 10TH- As […]

VA Increases Agent Orange Illness Presumptions List

WASHINGTON (October 13, 2009) – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. is applauding Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki's decision to increase by three the number of illnesses that can now be linked to the herbicide defoliant Agent Orange, which was used extensively during the Vietnam War.   Today's addition of hairy cell […]

VFW National Convention – 2014

    The National Convention in 2014 will be in St. Louis.  This will be the first National Convention in St. Louis since 1948.  Mark your calendar now. Great opportunity to attend the convention and we will need a lot of volunteers.                                                   NATIONAL CONVENTION IN ST LOUIS                                                                           JULY  19TH THRU JULY […]