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Medal of Honor Day

On March 25th, National Medal of Honor Day, we honor the extraordinary courage and sacrifice of those who have received the nation's highest military award for valor in action against an enemy force. This day is a tribute to the exceptional individuals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty, embodying the highest ideals of bravery and self-sacrifice.


Space Force Birthday

As dawn breaks on this historic day, the United States Space Force celebrates another year of unprecedented achievements and milestones. Born from the stars and stripes of American innovation and defense, the Space Force, our nation's newest and most futuristic military branch, continues to redefine the boundaries of exploration, security, and technology in the vast expanse of space. On this anniversary, we delve into the story of this extraordinary branch, a testament to American ingenuity and a guardian of the heavens, ensuring our nation's interests are not just grounded on Earth but also secured among the stars.


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.


Medal of Honor Day

On March 25th, National Medal of Honor Day, we honor the extraordinary courage and sacrifice of those who have received the nation's highest military award for valor in action against an enemy force. This day is a tribute to the exceptional individuals who have gone above and beyond the call of duty, embodying the highest ideals of bravery and self-sacrifice.


Space Force Birthday

As dawn breaks on this historic day, the United States Space Force celebrates another year of unprecedented achievements and milestones. Born from the stars and stripes of American innovation and defense, the Space Force, our nation's newest and most futuristic military branch, continues to redefine the boundaries of exploration, security, and technology in the vast expanse of space. On this anniversary, we delve into the story of this extraordinary branch, a testament to American ingenuity and a guardian of the heavens, ensuring our nation's interests are not just grounded on Earth but also secured among the stars.


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.

VFW Honors the Nation's Gulf War Veterans


Country Music Superstar Joins VFW in Asking America to 'Return the Favor'


VFW Announces Third Annual Day of Service


VFW Honors National Vietnam War Veterans Day


New Course Spotlights '15 Things Veteran Service Officers Want You To Know'


VFW Announces Top Teachers in National Contest


VFW National Commander Addresses SXSW Boycott over US Army Sponsorship


VFW Now Accepting Applications for its Annual Youth Scholarship Contests


Levin Receives VFW Congressional Award


VFW Calls on Congress to 'Meet the Challenge' for Veterans


VFW 2024 National Youth Scholarship Winners Named


VFW Celebrates Women's History Month


VFW DAV and PVA Release Independent Budget Recommendations for the Department of Veterans Affairs


VFW Action Alert: Claim Sharks Are Illegal


VFW Washington Conference App Now Available


VFW Celebrates National Black History Month


VFW Expresses Condolences, Concerns for Troops in Middle East After Deadly Drone Attack


$1.3M Donated by Sport Clips Haircuts for VFW Help A Hero Scholarships for Veterans


VFW Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy


VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest


Season's Greetings from the VFW


Happy Birthday, Space Force!


VFW Director Receives Department of Defense Patriot Award


Wounded Warrior Project Awards Grant to VFW Pre-Discharge Claims Service


VFW Honors America's Iraq War Veterans


VFW Remembers Pearl Harbor


VFW Action Alert: Stop Claim Sharks Now


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!