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National POW/MIA Recognition Day

"Unforgotten Heroes: How National POW/MIA Recognition Day Ensures America Never Forgets Its Bravest" — Dive into the poignant history, significance, and undying promise of a day dedicated to those who served but never returned, and those who endured the unthinkable as prisoners of war.


VFW Auxiliary Birthday!

Looking to celebrate a legacy of service, sacrifice, and community impact? Join us in wishing the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Auxiliary a happy birthday! Founded in 1914, this remarkable organization has been a cornerstone of support for our nation's veterans and their families. In this article, we delve into the history, contributions, and future aspirations of the VFW Auxiliary, as we mark another year of their invaluable service. 🇺🇸✨


National Airborne Day

On August 16, 1940, the first official Army parachute jump took place at Ft. Benning, Georgia. This event marked a significant advancement in military strategy, leading to the formation of the U.S. Army's Airborne, two elite divisions known for their valor and expertise. Learn about their rich history, how to commemorate National Airborne Day, and explore frequently asked questions.


National Purple Heart Day

In the annals of American history, few symbols resonate as deeply as the Purple Heart—a testament to valor, sacrifice, and a nation's undying gratitude. Instituted by George Washington in 1782, its legacy spans centuries, honoring those who have given so much for the ideals of freedom and democracy. From the hallowed grounds of the Revolutionary War to the tumultuous terrains of modern-day conflicts, the Purple Heart stands not just as a medal but as a beacon of hope, bravery, and unyielding spirit. As we delve into the remarkable journey of this esteemed award, we also pay tribute to its recipients, whose stories etch an indelible mark on the canvas of our nation. Through their tales of heroism, we find inspiration and a renewed sense of purpose, reminding us that valor is timeless and that gratitude never fades.


Happy Birthday Coasties!

From guarding our shores to performing daring rescues at sea, the U.S. Coast Guard stands as a symbol of bravery and dedication. Today, we honor their legacy and celebrate their birthday, reflecting on their storied history and connection with organizations like the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW).


Show Me The Money!!!

Join us every Monday for "SHOW ME THE MONEY" start at noon. Arrive early to secure your place in the game.


National POW/MIA Recognition Day

"Unforgotten Heroes: How National POW/MIA Recognition Day Ensures America Never Forgets Its Bravest" — Dive into the poignant history, significance, and undying promise of a day dedicated to those who served but never returned, and those who endured the unthinkable as prisoners of war.


VFW Auxiliary Birthday!

Looking to celebrate a legacy of service, sacrifice, and community impact? Join us in wishing the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Auxiliary a happy birthday! Founded in 1914, this remarkable organization has been a cornerstone of support for our nation's veterans and their families. In this article, we delve into the history, contributions, and future aspirations of the VFW Auxiliary, as we mark another year of their invaluable service. 🇺🇸✨


National Airborne Day

On August 16, 1940, the first official Army parachute jump took place at Ft. Benning, Georgia. This event marked a significant advancement in military strategy, leading to the formation of the U.S. Army's Airborne, two elite divisions known for their valor and expertise. Learn about their rich history, how to commemorate National Airborne Day, and explore frequently asked questions.


National Purple Heart Day

In the annals of American history, few symbols resonate as deeply as the Purple Heart—a testament to valor, sacrifice, and a nation's undying gratitude. Instituted by George Washington in 1782, its legacy spans centuries, honoring those who have given so much for the ideals of freedom and democracy. From the hallowed grounds of the Revolutionary War to the tumultuous terrains of modern-day conflicts, the Purple Heart stands not just as a medal but as a beacon of hope, bravery, and unyielding spirit. As we delve into the remarkable journey of this esteemed award, we also pay tribute to its recipients, whose stories etch an indelible mark on the canvas of our nation. Through their tales of heroism, we find inspiration and a renewed sense of purpose, reminding us that valor is timeless and that gratitude never fades.


Happy Birthday Coasties!

From guarding our shores to performing daring rescues at sea, the U.S. Coast Guard stands as a symbol of bravery and dedication. Today, we honor their legacy and celebrate their birthday, reflecting on their storied history and connection with organizations like the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW).


Show Me The Money!!!

Join us every Monday for "SHOW ME THE MONEY" start at noon. Arrive early to secure your place in the game.


Click on the title below to read the full article on the VFW National website.

Thankful for the Life We Live


Celebrating Those Who Have Worn the Nation's Uniform


Happy Birthday, Marines!


VFW Ramps Up Efforts to Combat 'Claim Sharks'


VFW, SVA Name 2023/2024 Student Veterans for Legislative Fellowship


VFW Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month Observance


VFW Uncases Its Colors Again on Guantanamo Bay


Happy Birthday US Navy!


Youth Essay Deadline Quickly Approaching


Ten Years of Supporting Veterans Continues When You 'Help A Hero' at Your Local Sport Clips Haircuts


VFW Still Serving Those Who Serve Around the World


Happy National VFW Day!


VFW Calls on Sen. Tommy Tuberville to Lift Hold on Military Promotions


3M Lawsuit Ends in Victory for Veterans


Happy Birthday US Air Force!


VFW Commemorates Hispanic Heritage Month


VFW Commemorates National POW/MIA Recognition Day


VFW Launches Exclusive Gaming League for Veterans


Have You Forgotten?


Deadline for VFW Student Veteran Advocates Nears


VFW, Sport Clips Award Nearly $750,000 to Student Veterans


Applications Open for 2023-2024 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship


Happy Birthday US Coast Guard!


VFW Elects Duane Sarmiento as New National Commander


VFW, Humana Team Up to Tackle Food Insecurity for Veterans


VFW National Convention Heats Up in Phoenix


Action Alert: Support Major Richard Star Act Amendment


VFW Calls on SECDEF to Recognize Operation Atlantic Resolve Service with Medal


Freedom 24/7


Barstool Sports & New Amsterdam Vodka Launch Campaign to Support VFW Post Renovations


VFW Names Virginia Post Winner of 2023 Community Service Award


VFW Celebrates Flag Day, Army Birthday


VFW Commemorates the 75th Anniversary of the Women's Armed Services Integration Act


VFW Remembers D-Day


VFW Acknowledges Pride Month


VFW Commemorates Memorial Day


VFW Commemorates Armed Forces Day


VFW Troubled by Reports of Veterans Moved for Profit


Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags


Winners of VFW Publication Contest Announced


VFW Hosts Second Annual Day of Service


BURGER KING to Give Back to Veterans this Month


VFW Commemorates Asian American Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month


VFW Honored as Gold Stevie Award Winner in American Business Awards


VFW Asks Speaker of the House to Honor the Promises of the PACT Act


The Washington Post Editorial Board Wants Veterans to Forfeit Earned Benefits


VFW Commemorates National Vietnam War Veterans Day


VFW Announces Top Teachers in National Contest


VFW Delegation Returns to Southeast Asia


VFW Proudly Sponsors Bataan Memorial Death March