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Catholic Charities addresses homelessness

Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri has announced a new program that serves veterans and their families who are homeless or at imminent risk of becoming homeless. The Supportive Services for Veterans Families (SSVF) program is funded through a grant from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The purpose of the project is to address the staggering […] Continue reading →

District 18 In Action For Veterans

District 18 Posts often set up shop at local events to hold Veterans Benefit Events.  The latest to occur was Friday, June 17, 2014 in Licking, Mo at the annual meeting of the members of the Intercounty Electric Co-Op.  It was considered a successful event for District 18 as the volunteers had the opportunity to […] Continue reading →

Women Veteran Retreat – April 2014

Women Veterans RetreatPast — Present — FutureApril 11-12, 2014Columbia, MO Join Fellow Women Vets at the American Legion Post 202,3669 Legion Lane, Columbia, MO—Friday: Registration begins at 6pm, Karaoke 7 -10pmRefreshments, fellowship and karaoke… Cash barSaturday: 10am-3pmRegistration begins at 10amPershing Rifle Team, Speakers, Door PrizesLunch is free for Veterans, $10 for GuestsRegister on line at: […] Continue reading →

District 18 VOD/PP/Teacher of the Year Judging

    The judging for 2013 District 18 Voice of Democracy, Patriot’s Pen and Teacher of the Year was conducted at Mountain Grove VFW Post 3770 on Tuesday, November 19, 2013.     District 18 Commander Ed Hawley and District 18 Sr-Vice Commander Edd Linneberger conducted the judging.  Comrade Iris Joe Kelley was present to operate the […] Continue reading →

District 18 meeting of November 2, 2013

    Rain was in the forecast but the day was sunny and bright as the Comrades and Sisters gathered at Cabool VFW Post 473 for the District 18 meeting.  Department of Mo Commander Tom Mundell was the official representative for the VFW and Dept of Mo Ladies Auxiliary President Danetta Wakefield was the official representative […] Continue reading →

District 18 Meeting

    District 18 Commander Edward D Hawley is reminding all posts in the district that the next meeting of District 18 of the Dept of Missouri will be held at Post 3770 in Mountain Grove, Mo on August 3, 2013.  The meeting will begin ON TIME at 10:am and the official representative of the Dept […] Continue reading →