VFW Friends of Freedom

Stroud c     If you are not already a member of the VFW’s online community, please visit www.vfw.org and look for “STAY IN THE KNOW” to sign up. As a member of the VFW’s Friends of Freedom you will receive special emails with breaking VFW news, legislative alerts and unique opportunities to help the VFW in assisting […]

Pup Tent 1 Kansas City VA Tour & Meeting

Cootie Media On Thursday, August 28th, Pup Tent 1 kindly escorted Olin Parks, MO Grand Commander, through Kansas City Veterans Hospital and Annex . Ably assisting were Randy Bartholeme, Charlie Jamis, Carl Tate, Vickie Jamis, Cathy Kuhn, and Cheryl Hinkle. The hospital is undergoing major renovation so several detours were made. A big “Thank You” to our […]

Eastern Division BBQ at St Louis

Cootie Media August 24th, 2014 saw the MO Eastern Division Cooties (PT 5, PT 9, & PT 15) meet at the St. Louis Veterans Home to barbeque for all our heroes at the home. In spite of outside temperatures pushing (or exceeding) 100 degrees, the Cooties had a good time cooking and visiting as the meal was […]

POW/MIA Awareness Day – September 19, 2014

flags 4 feature Comrades, POW/MIA Day is almost upon us (19 Sep.) just a few reminders concerning All-State Reporting. The key word to remember is “Public” some posts are still reporting Recognition Ceremonies at post meetings and White Table displays in their clubrooms. These are not valid reports for All-State. Hold a Ceremony with the Public Invited and […]

Veteran Craft Kits St Louis, MO Veteran Home

Cootie Media In conjunction with our St. Louis Veteran Home BBQ & Cootie Bingo, MOCA 9 ( POC: Pam Ecker) made available to our heroes at the home a number of veteran craft kits as shown in the attached pictures….ably assisted by Margie Bequette and a few other industrious Cooties, many craft kits were distributed (free of […]

Dept of Mo Surgeon Completes Visits

vfw logo right      Dept Surgeon Charlie Jamis has completed all his visits to the Veterans Homes and the VA hospital’s  and a detailed report will be given at the Council of Administration meeting  in September. He completed his visits by visiting Jefferson Barracks VA, John Cochran VA and the ST. Louis Veteran’s Home last week.