Missouri VFW “Cooties” Homecoming – 2014

Cootie Media     Jefferson City Truman Hotel was infested with Cooties from October 10-12, 2014. Military Order of the Cootie members from throughout the state met for fellowship, business, membership initiation, and just plain fun!! Our Friday golf tour was rudely interrupted by rain all day…so we just warmed up for the evening and following morning activities!! […]

Lt. Governor Kinder seeks nominations for 2014 Missouri Veterans Service Award

media flags   Award recognizes Veterans for their volunteerism JEFFERSON CITY – Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder is seeking nominations for the 2014 Lieutenant Governor’s Veterans Service Award, created to recognize Missouri veterans who provide volunteer service to their communities. “Many of our state’s veterans, who selflessly served their nation, continue to serve their communities through volunteerism,” Kinder […]

VFW Action Corps Weekly, October 10, 2014

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. Retirement Commission to Visit Fort Hood 2. Know Where Your Candidates Stand on Veterans Issues 3. Tricare Stops Notification Letters 4. VA Enrollees Can Now Get Vaccinations at Walgreens 5. Seven WWII Airmen Recovered   1. Retirement Commission to Visit Fort Hood: The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission will hold […]

VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship

vfw logo right  In keeping with VFW’s commitment to student veterans’ success, it has launched the VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship program, providing student veterans the opportunity to make their voices heard on Capitol Hill.   VFW is seeking candidates to fill VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship positions. Fellows will be selected based on the following criteria: VFW membership Enrollment at a college or university with […]

Superior VSO Supporters

VFW Logo At our recent Council of Administration meeting, the following posts were recognized for already making at least a $3/member donation to our Veterans Service Officer Program: District 1: Post 858 (Chillicothe), Post 4398 (Richmond); District 2: Post 1003 (Jefferson City), Post 5923 (Camdenton), Post 6514 (Osage Beach); District 3: None; District 5: None; District 6 […]

Mo VFW Ladies Auxiliary Recruiter Training

media flags The Ladies Auxiliaries of District 18 were the first to receive guidance with a new program of the Dept of Mo Ladies Auxiliary – “Recruiter Training”.  To read the full report with pictures please follow this link – http://myvfw.org/mo/dist18/vfw-mo-news/d18-ladies-auxiliary-recruiter-training/

VFW Action Corps Weekly, October 3, 2014

Stroud c In This Issue: 1. DOD Releases Military Health System Review 2. House Holds Hearing on Jailed Marine Sergeant 3. VFW Fellowship to Bring Student Veterans to Capitol Hill 4. Be an Informed Voter: Hold Congress Accountable 5. New Disabled Veterans Memorial Opens Sunday   1. DOD Releases Military Health System Review: The Pentagon released a […]