Dept of Mo Surgeon Visits District 18

(left) Edd Linneberger, CDR District 18 and (right) Ruben Armenta, Dept of Mo Surgeon. State Surgeon Ruben Armenta visited District 18 at their district meeting at Post 4107 in Lebanon, MO on Aug. 1, 2015 Story and slideshow are available on the District 18 website – HERE

Retiree Appreciation Day

Whiteman Air Force Base has announced the Retiree Appreciation Day. It is scheduled for October 3, 2015. All military retirees are invited. They ask that you register at 509.bw.retirees.affairs.office@us.af.mil or call 660-687-6457 or 800-303-5608. The news letter with more info can be found at www.whiteman.af.mil and look at the Whiteman links click on retiree activities […]

Veterans & Military Support Programs Monthly Reports

Please click on the links below to download the monthly reports: Veterans & Military Support Programs Budget/Expenditure Report for July Veterans & Military Support Programs Budget/Expenditure YTD report MAP Grant/AAU/Attendance Report Free Call Day Report *** UPDATED MONTHLY CHAIRMAN REPORT! Click here to download the most current version of the Veterans & Military Support Programs Chairman Report. Please submit your […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, July 31, 2015

In This Issue: 1. Arming Troops at Home 2. Longtime Advocate Nominated 3. Senate Vets Committee Holds Homelessness Hearing 4. Whistleblower Hearing 5. Important Veterans Bills Passed This Week 6. Space-A Eligibility Eases for Families of Deployed 7. Spirit of ’45 Wreath Laying 8. Three MIAs Recovered   1. Arming Troops at Home: Defense Secretary […]

National Eisenhower Memorial is Endorsed by the VFW

At the recent annual convention, the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) passed a resolution in support of the National Eisenhower Memorial, which will be constructed adjacent to the National Mall in Washington, DC. The resolution calls on Congress to provide funding for the memorial. Furthermore, the resolution encourages VFW members lend […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, July 24, 2015

In This Issue: 1. VFW Elects New National Commander 2. President Obama Speaks at VFW National Convention 3. VA Secretary Addresses VFW National Convention 4. The VFW Visits Pittsburgh VA Health Care System 5. House Passes Veterans’ Health Care Bill 6. House Hearing on VA Budget Shortfalls 7. Senate Markup on Pending Legislation 8. World […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, July 17, 2015

In This Issue: 1. President to Speak at VFW National Convention 2. Hearing on Pending Health Legislation 3. Vietnam 50th Anniversary Commemoration Begins 4. The VFW Wants to Hear from You 5. 116th National Convention of the VFW 6. Korean War MIA Identified   1. President to Speak at VFW National Convention: President Obama is […]