Category Archive: National VFW News

Mar 21 2015

2014-2015 National Youth Scholarship Winner Videos

The winners of the 2014-2015 National Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions were named earlier this month at the National Legislative Conference in Washington DC.

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Dec 04 2014

Three Letters

Three letters can say so much. Click to watch video.

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Sep 25 2014

New Message from Commander-in-Chief and Ladies Auxiliary President

Click to see video from the VFW Commander-in-Chief and Ladies Auxiliary President.

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Sep 12 2014

VFW to Update Congressional Charter

VFW to Update Congressional Charter WASHINGTON (September 12, 2014) — With the support of two key members of Congress, the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States may soon be updating its congressional charter to adhere to a national resolution approved by delegates attending the 115th VFW National Convention in St. Louis. The VFW’s …

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Sep 03 2014

VFW Applauds New Military Discharge Upgrade Decision

VFW Applauds New Military Discharge Upgrade Decision WASHINGTON (September 3, 2014) — The national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is applauding a new Department of Defense decision that will enable Vietnam veterans and others to request upgrades to their less than honorable military discharges due to an extenuating factor …

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Sep 03 2014

Defense Mobile and the VFW to Connect and Improve the Lives of Veterans and U.S. Service Members

Defense Mobile and the VFW to Connect and Improve the Lives of Veterans and U.S. Service Members  The VFW supports Defense Mobile Corporation’s launch of ARMYmobile, NAVYmobile, AIRFORCEmobile, MARINESmobile, and COASTGUARDmobile during the 115th VFW National Convention.  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (September 3, 2014) – Defense Mobile Corporation (DMC) and the VFW announce an affinity relationship …

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May 30 2014

VA SECRETARY ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION

VA SECRETARY ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 30, 2014) — The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States said today’s resignation of Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric K. Shinseki is in the best interests of the nation’s veterans.  “The VFW was the first major veterans organization to call for an independent investigation and, if …

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May 01 2014

Salute American Pledges Support to VFW’s Unmet Needs Program

Salute American Pledges Support to VFW’s Unmet Needs Program   Premium Vodka Brand Reaffirms Commitment to Donate $1 to Veterans Charities for Every 750ml Bottle Sold Kansas City, Mo., (May 1, 2014) – Better Brands Beverage Co., the parent company of Salute American Vodka, announced a national initiative geared to assist our nation’s veterans and …

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Feb 04 2014

VFW APPLAUDS NEW GI BILL COMPARISON TOOL

VFW APPLAUDS NEW GI BILL COMPARISON TOOL New one-stop resource helps student veterans compare schools WASHINGTON (February 4, 2014) — The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is applauding today’s roll out of a new comparison tool to help student veterans compare GI Bill-eligible institutions from one online site. The comparison tool was …

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Feb 03 2014

VFW’s Unmet Needs Program

VFW’s Unmet Needs Program Provides Lifeline to Veterans, Military Families  KANSAS CITY, Mo. (February 3, 2014) – The Veterans of Foreign Wars’ Unmet Needs program continues to provide financial assistance to veterans, service members and their families facing unexpected financial difficulties.  The program awards emergency grants of up to $2,500 to help cover the cost …

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