NEWS

Teen from South Carolina in the Running to Win a $30,000 Scholarship from the VFW!
 
It’s incredibly inspiring to hear high school students take pride in America.
 
Young people all across the nation recorded audio essays on "What Makes America Great” for the Voice of Democracy competition. One winner from each state has been chosen and now qualifies for the grand prize — a $30,000 scholarship!
 
Listen to the top essays, including the winner from South Carolina
 

The grand-prize winner will be announced at the VFW Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. Watch a live stream of the Parade of Winners on March 2, at 6 p.m. (EST) to see who wins. 
 
Help us celebrate the next generation of proud Americans as they compete for more than $2.1 million total in scholarships and incentives. Please share the audio clips with your family and friends.
 

Thank you for supporting these patriotic teens!

Daily Burial Schedule

VA National Cemetery Administration Daily Burial Schedule allows the public to search for the committal service date, time, and cemetery for the scheduled burial of a Veteran, spouse, or other eligible family member.


U. S. DoD News Release

Department of Defense Extends Online Military Exchange Shopping Privileges to Veterans (Nov. 11, 2017)


Steak Nights

VFW Post 9273 Steak Nights


DOD suicide report

Today, the Department of Defense released the quarterly suicide report (QSR) for the second quarter of calendar year 2014.


"Fireworks Desensitization Class"

A program to help vets who struggle with fireworks, preventing them from participating in family activities (especially on July 4th and New Year's).


AOSHS -- A Storehouse of Memorabilia of DoD Overseas Schools

Were you a Military BRAT? Do you have a BRAT in your family? Did you move frequently as your military parent transferred from assignment to assignment? Did you attend multiple schools before you graduated high school? Did you attend a Department of Defense school overseas anytime between 1946 and the present? Did you or a family member work in one of these schools? If you answered yes to any of these questions, the American Overseas Schools Historical Society (AOSHS) will interest you.


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Scam Reminder


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