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Aug 17 2018

Reboot Combat Recovery Nelson County Graduation

For many combat veterans and first responders, the stress doesn’t end when the deployment ends or the siren goes silent. Too often, the first to respond to the needs of others are the last to seek help for themselves following a traumatic event. But through the REBOOT Alliance, there is hope after trauma. OUR TRAUMA …

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Jul 11 2018

July 4th, 2018 Parade

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Oct 06 2017

VFW Resources

If you are already a member of the VFW, use the links below to find what you need quickly: VFW WebMail Online Program Reporting Latest News from the Department Latest News from Posts in Virginia Post Website Directory

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Jul 14 2017

An army veteran is dying painfully. His last wish is to hear from you

JULY 14, 2017  BY KATE IRBY kirby@mcclatchy.com Lee Hernandez has been diagnosed with a terminal illness at only 47 and is confined to hospice care in his home. He has one dying wish – and it involves you. Hernandez, who lives with his wife, Ernestine Hernandez, in New Braunfels, Texas, has had three brain surgeries, …

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Jun 14 2017

Valley Veterans Ride For Heroes

Click here for more information on Valley Veterans Ride For Heroes Or view the brochure below:

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Jan 31 2011

VFW Will Defeat Bachmann Plan

WASHINGTON, D.C., January 28, 2011 — America's oldest and largest major combat veterans' organization announced it will do everything within its power to defeat a plan introduced by Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) to cut $4.5 billion from the Department of Veterans Affairs. "No way, no how, will we let this proposal get any traction in …

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Jan 21 2011

RICKY LEE TO PERFORM AT POST 1503

Breaking News!  VFW Post 1503 and several Posts from the 10th District are having a fundraising concert at Post 1503 on 5 March 2011 from 1900 – 2300.  Performing is RICKY LEE.  All profits will go to the Military Assistance Program.  RICKY LEE has partnered up with National VFW to perform to raise funds for …

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Jan 10 2011

Executive Order Number Twenty Nine – Serving Virginia's Veterans

  Executive Order NUMBER TWENTY NINE (2010) … I hearby direct all state agencies to identify new, expanded, or customized services that meet the educational, health care, and social service needs of Virginia’s veterans. … I hearby direct the Board of Veteran’s Services and the Joint Leadership Council of Veterans Service Organizations to develop legislation to …

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Jan 06 2011

President Signs Improvements to Post-9/11 GI Bill

WASHINGTON – To bring the educational benefits of the Post-9/11 GI Bill closer to more Veterans and Service Members, President Obama signed legislation Jan. 4 that streamlines the 18-month-old education program administered by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). “Since the first GI Bill in 1944, this unique educational program has adapted to the needs …

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Jan 06 2011

VFW Announces Legislative Priorities for 2011

As a new decade begins, VFW is more determined than ever to fight for key veterans’ issues. “We’ve set some fierce objectives in this year’s Priority Goals, and we’re determined to see it through for our veterans,” explained Raymond Kelley, VFW Legislative Director. “But we need a lot of support to get the job done.” …

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