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..
Benefitting the VFW National Home for Children. To be held Friday, September 17, 2021. Anyone interested may contact Marilynn Archuleta at 660-473-3223 or Jim Mueller at 636-978-3747.
Through the courtesy of a grant, the Dept. of MO has a limited-time life membership incentive. If you purchase a life membership right now, the Dept. will reimburse the member for half of their cost! As with our other incentives, the Dept. QM MUST be notified to get the incentive. Once the grant is gone, the incentive is over. FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED.
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.
The CinC's Challenge for May is that the top Post in each Division, based on increase in membership percentage, will receive a $1,000 award deposited into their Post account. Also at the end of the month, every Post who has reached 100% or more in membership and has recruited five or more new members, will be entered into a drawing for a $500 award!
Designed to help grow you membership, this FREE Website that is Synced with National, for your Post / District* / Department, is chock full of tools that are easy to use.
FOOD PANTRY NOW OPEN
The Department has recently begun hosting 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. Recently a freezer was donated and we will be accepting cold food donations. Below is a link to a recent article published by the News Tribune.
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.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On behalf of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, I would like to take the opportunity to publicly thank Dr. Richard Stone for the outs...