The Fairwinds Rivers Edge holds an annual Golf Tournament that benefits our National Home. This past year donation was $26,000. Click below for an excellent video of their Project. Plan ahead for next year's!
The VFW has teamed up with Project K-9 Hero to recognize and honor the service of America's military working dogs. See below Announcement for details.
Josephine Althoff submitted by Post 5331 & Auxiliary Cedar Hill District 8. Placed 2nd at National for an award of $4,000.00! Congratulations!
Jorja Harrison of Urbana, MO. Freshman at Skyline High School. Submitted by Post 9638 Galmey and District 14.
State Convention Hotel information is below. You may now register.
The top three scholarship recipients for the Department of Missouri's Scout of the Year. 1st Place - Mr. Rollin F. Jackson Jr. from District 9.. 2nd Place - Mr. Drew A. Walters from District 12.. 3rd Place - Mr. Henry W. Gikonyo from District 5.. Our 1st Place winner will advance to the National Level for judging..
Please become a sustaining member of the Department of Missouri Veterans Service Officer program. Just click below and follow the link for the VSO donations. Be sure to click the monthly box to become a sustaining member.
Designed to help grow your membership, this FREE Website that is Synced with National, for your Post / District* / Department, is chock full of tools that are easy to use.
DEPARTMENT FOOD PANTRY
The Department hosts the Mid-Mo Military Family Pantry at our Department Headquarters, 3401 Knipp Drive, Jefferson City, MO. The Pantry is open on Thursdays from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. However, if a veteran or his family is in immediate need, they can call the Department office at 573-636-8761 for assistance. We will do accept cold food donations.
The POW/MIA Chairman, Joe Cerchi, would like those posts whose Auxiliary goes "above and beyond" in their support of VFW POW/MIA Programs to send an email to him outlining what makes them special so that their efforts may be recognized.
...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.
WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.
Ask not what your country can do for you, ask you can do for your country.
The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude.
That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln
OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave me...