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Oct 05 2013

Recruiting Class

Assistant Membership Director Rick Butler is giving a class today at VFW Post 9808 to Virginia VFW members on how to be a successful membership recruiter.

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Jun 19 2013

VFW ANNUAL SWEEPSTAKES

The Drawing for the Annual VFW Department of VA Sweepstakes was held Saturday night June 15 and the winners are as follows:  John Alvarez                      Manassas Park, VA          $5,000.00 Jason Layton                      Wexford, PA                      $1,500.00 Thomas Mullins                Woodbridge, VA              $1,000.00 Thomas Williams, III        Blacksburg, VA                  $   500.00 David Rhodes                    Rocky Mount, VA             $   250.00  

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Jun 19 2013

Veterans Invited to Subway Commonwealth Games

Subway Commonwealth Games of Virginia Offers Veterans Division, July 20-21

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May 23 2013

Stolen Valor Act Passes Congress!

  Stolen Valor Act Passes Congress! VFW-supported legislation now heads to president  WASHINGTON (May 23, 2013) — The national commander of America’s largest and oldest major combat veterans organization is applauding Congress this week for passing the Stolen Valor Act of 2013, which now heads to the White House for the president’s signature.  John E. …

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Mar 04 2013

National Military Service Donation

Department Commander Margo Sheridan presents a check for $20,000.00 to National Commander in Chief John Hamilton and Quartermaster General Bob Green for National Military Services on behalf of VA VFW Members.

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Feb 25 2013

Free IT Training

Microsoft Elevate America.  In cooperation with the Microsoft Corporation, the SkillSource Group Inc. offers free IT training and certification exams to local veterans and their eligible spouses. Whether you are interested in upgrading your knowledge of Microsoft products or growing your IT professional skills for a technology career, this program has resources that can help.  …

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Dec 04 2012

Year End Message from VFW Commander-In-Chief John Hamilton

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Nov 12 2012

Mojave Cross Stands Again

A war memorial cross that once stood on a rocky hilltop in a national park before being deemed unconstitutional and ordered removed was resurrected on Veterans Day at the stunningly stark Mojave desert site, capping a landmark case for veterans fighting similar battles on public lands.

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Nov 07 2012

Join VFW in Supporting Inaugural Working Wounded Games

More than 20 wounded warriors will converge on CrossFit Rubicon in Vienna, Va., this Saturday for the first-ever Working Wounded Games. Hosted in conjunction CrossFit Walter Reed and volunteers from other metro area CrossFit affiliates, the Working Wounded Games will allow veterans with combat-related disabilities to compete in an open-style competition that will benefit two new wounded warrior charities. The VFW is proud to serve as an inaugural sponsor for the event, which coincides with the 237th birthday of the Marine Corps and Veterans Day.

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Oct 15 2012

Sport Clips Helps Heroes Call Home

  Sport Clips Haircuts Launches 2012 Campaign to Help Heroes Call Home Nation’s leader in men’s and boys’ hair care challenges team members and clients to make calls home possible for deployed and hospitalized U.S. service members through the VFW’s Operation Uplink™ (October 15, 2012) – Beginning today, more than 950 Sport Clips Haircuts locations will …

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