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Join the VFW for a VA Healthcare Town Hall

    The VFW National Headquarters is hosting a VA healthcare town hall meeting Monday, June 9, at the Uptown Theater from 6-9 p.m. All VA-enrolled veterans are encouraged to attend the town hall to discuss their experiences at VA medical facilities in and around the Kansas City and Ft. Leavenworth areas. VFW National Headquarters leadership […] Continue reading →

VFW MO Riders Memorial Day Run

VFW MISSOURI RIDERS Memorial Day Week-end Motorcycle Ride – Poker Run BENEFITING MISSOURI VETERANS HOMES MAY 23-26, 2014 The Missouri VFW Riders are hitting the roads of Missouri to raise money for our 7 Veterans Homes. Donations are distributed between all the homes based on their poker hand at the end of the ride. 100% […] Continue reading →

Mo VFW District 18 Convention

The 2014 Convention of District 18 will be held at Cabool VFW Post 473 on May 3, 2014.  Business meetings to begin promptly at 10:00 a.m.  Noon meal will follow and then the joint session after the meal.  Come early and stay and get to know your Comrades and Sisters from other Posts and Ladies […] Continue reading →

Twelve Kansas City area employers honored for hiring military veterans

Twelve Kansas City area employers that hired military veterans through Missouri’s Show-Me Heroes program have been honored by the state’s Department of Economic Development. Show-Me Heroes, established in 2010, helps connect military veterans with job opportunities when they return home from the service. Employers participating in the program pledge to boost efforts to reach out, […] Continue reading →

2014 Armed Forces Day Celebration

May 16 – 17, 2014 Zona Rosa Shopping District Entertainment – Vintage Car and Military Vehicle Show Military Artifact Collectors Show Parade – Exhibits – Food – Fun AGENDA Monday- Friday, May 12-17 Remember the Fallen Exhibit on display in Zona Rosa Grove area Friday May 16 6 PM Opening Ceremony / Memorial Service Town […] Continue reading →