VFW Jaimie B WASHINGTON — The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United is saluting today’s decision by the Department of Veterans Affairs to begin accepting disability claims from veterans potentially exposed to Agent Orange-contaminated aircraft in the post-Vietnam era. The decision by VA Secretary Bob McDonald could now benefit as many as 1,500 to 2,100 Air Force […]

VA eliminates net worth as health care eligibility factor

flag clouds media In a recent news release, the Department of Veterans Affairs announced it is changing eligibility for VA health care by eliminating net worth as a determining factor that will result in more Veterans having access to health care benefits. According to the release, this change makes VA health care benefits more accessible to lower-income Veterans […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, July 2, 2015

media  flag and eagle In This Issue: 1. VA Programs for Veteran Families 2. Debt Relief for Corinthian Colleges Students 3. VA to Grant Benefits 4. Arkansas Purple Hearts Awarded 5. Neller Nominated to Lead Marine Corps 6. Tarawa Remains Recovered 7. Korean War MIA Identified   1. VA Programs for Veteran Families: A veteran’s family is vital to […]

Ladies Auxiliary Membership is Vital

media flag in storm If you are a wife, mother, sister, granddaughter, grandmother, or widow of a eligible Veterans, who’s service entitles them to membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars, and would like to join the VFW Ladies Auxiliary. Please contact: Charlotte Jones 5665 Windy Meadows Fulton, Mo 65251 573-826-0453 charlottejones62@gmail.com submitted by Charlotte Jones Comrades, Do you […]

All-State Presentations – Mo VFW – 2015

Bell d Barbara Simpson provided these photos of the ones receiving their “White Hats” as symbols of attaining “All-State” .  Comrade Simpson currently serves as the Dept of Mo PR Chairman.  Thank you to Comrade Simpson for sharing with us. Find more photos like this on My VFW WebCOM Individual copies of these pics can be obtained […]