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

vfw logo right 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

duffy media 2 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

POWMIA Media 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 […]

Yellow Ribbon in KC

Bob Wonnell On Saturday, September 10, 2016 Past Missouri VFW State Commanders, Bob Wonnell and Nancy Cowan and Depart of Missouri State Surgeon, Lance Kellogg presented the VFW story to over 200 deploying Army Reserve troops at a Yellow Ribbon in Kansas City, MO.  These soldiers are deploying soon to a location where they will receive “imminent […]

VFW: America Must Remember 9/11

flags vfw mo hq media WASHINGTON (Sept. 8, 2016) – As the 15th anniversary of the worst attack on American soil approaches, the national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States wants everyone to remember that America is still at war against those responsible for killing nearly 3,000 innocents in New York City, the Pentagon, and […]