Welcome to VFW Post 6280-  Where we sky dive to get your attention! 

  • All State Team 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Top ranking Missouri VFW Post 2016
  • National Outstanding Community Service Award 2015 

Our post not only actively supports our community, but state and national causes which affect veterans and their family members.    Ask us about our partnership with Visiting Angels and the Epilepsy Foundations.

Upcoming events:   

Ride for America 2018.  Sponsored by the American Volunteers and CowTownUSA.  This is a 76 mile UTV/ATV ride on county roads in the rolling Ozarks of Dent County.  Pre-registration can be done online at http://www.cowtownusainc.com/

Participants can also register on 19 Oct at the Dent County Commons from 1800-2100 hrs.  The event starts with breakfast on 20 Oct 2018 at the Dent County Commons from 0600-0800.  Participants will be provided maps and a county permit.  Please ensure your rigs comply with Missouri rules for driving on County Roads (eg., safety triangles for UTVs and bicycle safety whip flags for ATVs)  We should have Sheriff Deputies at highway crossings.  All UTV/ATVs must be off the roads prior to sunset.  Attached is a pdf map of the course.  Ride for America course map

Featured in:

  • Epilepsy Foundation’s national website – Athletes vs Epilepsy events (Oct -Nov 2016)
  • VFW’s Checkpoint newspaper – Petitioning for a full time VA clinic (Jan 2017 ed)
  • VFW Magazine – Sky Diving event (March 2017 ed)
  • Anita Kaufmann Foundation international website for our Seizure First Aid Training video

Home of the annual Veteran Affairs Day – Outreach services for Veterans and their families.  Check out our You Tube video: 


Check out our You Tube Channel:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3fCvkgeby9dI5N82UmVzUg


Memorial Day 2017 photos courtesy of Donald Dodd, The Salem News.

The Missouri Veterans of Foreign Wars has a rich tradition of serving veterans, military families and their local communities. We invite you to explore this website and our entire VFW Missouri network of sites to learn more about our organization.


If you are a veteran and would like to join the VFW, we invite you to fill out our Join the VFW form.

If you are already a member of the VFW, use the links below to find what you need quickly:

VFW WebMail – Mo VFW Foundation Latest News from the Department

Latest News from Posts in Missouri – Missouri VA Information

Post Website Directory – Department of Missouri By-Laws revised June 2011

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