Currently the phone and fax lines at our State Headquarters are out of service. We are working on getting them restored and will advise when completed. Please contact us via email in the interim.
Bass Pro Shops is holding a Fishin' Contest for veterans. Click below for more information and go to https://www.basspro.com/shop/en/veteranscontest/ to enter.
Mark your calendars, February 4th and 5th Winter Council of Administration/VOD/PP & Teacher Awards Banquet at the Crown Plaza, St. Louis Airport, MO. Below are links to the hotel reservation information and the Banquet Reservation Form. Hope to see you there!
Now through December 5 you can "Help A Hero" take the next step toward a civilian career through education when you get a haircut at one of the more than 1,800 SportClips Haircuts locations across the U.S. Find your store below.
For the month of October, $1,000 will be awarded to the top Post in each membership division with the highest increase in total membership percentage between October 1st and October 31st. This will count New members, annual members who renew their dues and lapsed members who pay their Annual dues to the Post.
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..
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.
Korean War Veterans - tell your stories/memorialize your service. Join the global community connecting Korean War Veterans, their families, and supporters. Please see the below email in Announcements.
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 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.
Ask not what your country can do for you, ask you can do for your country.
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a Nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.
GEORGETOWN, Texas - Sport Clips Haircuts kicks off its Help A Hero veteran scholarship campaign today to benefit scholarships for ...