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Jun 23 2011

ATTENTION DESERT STORM VETERANS

There will be a special observance and commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of Desert Storm at The Brickyard 400 Race in Indianapolis, IN., on July 31, 2011.  The first 300 Desert Storm Veterans to respond to the contact information below can take part in the opening ceremonies for the race, and special recognition of the …

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Jun 02 2011

Resolution and By-Laws proposals available

Department of Virginia VFW E-News You can now review the National Resolutions and the By-Law Study Group’s proposed By-Law and Manual of Procedure amendments to be presented to the committee at the 112th National Convention in San Antonio, by going to National VFW web site www.vfw.org and logging on as a member. If you need assistance in logging …

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May 19 2011

ALL STATE POSTS ANNOUNCED

Congratulations to the following Posts for making All-State for 2010-2011: POST 9808 TEAM CAPTAIN BATTLEFIELD, MECHANICSVILLE POST 1503 GENERAL LEWIS B. (CHESTY) PULLER, DALE CITY POST 2239 ROBERT E. LEE, COLONIAL HEIGHTS POST 3150 JOHN LYON, ARLINGTON POST 4667 FRANCIS MARION, MARION POST 7726 GRAYSON, INDEPENDENCE POST 7589 FRANCIS CANNON, MANASSAS POST 9478 STERLING, STERLING POST 9835 …

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May 14 2011

VFW Washington Weekly – May 13, 2011

In This Issue: 1. Defense Bill Includes TRICARE Increases 2. New Vet Employment-Transition Bill 3. House Hearings 4. Korean War MIA Identified 1. Defense Bill Includes TRICARE Increases: The House Armed Services Committee approved its version of the FY 2012 National Defense Authorization Act this week.  The $533 billion defense bill (H.R. 1540) provides a …

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May 14 2011

Veterans Crisis Line

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is unique because all of our members have served overseas in a combat zone. Our nation is in debt to all of those who served, and we understand that returning home and reintegrating into society can cause stress in many aspects of life. Because of this, VFW is participating …

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May 14 2011

BUFFALO WILD WINGS to Partner with Veterans of Foreign Wars Foundation

Visit your local participating restaurant and support the VFW Foundation. Participating Buffalo Wild Wings® locations are showing their support of the troops by partnering with the VFW Foundation to support the Return the Favor™ campaign. Participating restaurants will donate 10 percent of guest’s food purchase when the guest shows their military ID card, VFW membership …

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May 14 2011

VFW Names 2011 WebAward Winners

The VFW Communications Department has selected the winners of the 2011 VFW WebAward Competition. This year nearly 60 entries were received. Judging was based on navigation, load time, design and overall content. Entries were divided into two separate categories: VFW Departments and VFW Posts/Districts. The first-place winner in the Department category is the Department of …

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May 10 2011

Vietnam War Foundation Open House

A Foundation to Honor our Vietnam Veterans Ruckersville, Virginia (6265 Spring Hill Rd.)  THIRD ANNUAL Memorial Day Open House May 28, 29, 30, 2011 Hours:  10:00AM-4:00PM Private collection includes: UH-1 Huey, M113 APC, Trucks, Jeeps, New Displays and Combat Murals WWII Medal of Honor (On loan from Herring Family) For more information, go to; Vietnam …

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Apr 28 2011

May 13 — Corporate Gray Job Fair for the Military Community at the Hilton Norfolk Airport Hotel

Meet face-to-face with dozens of top employers at the Friday, May 13th Corporate Gray Job Fair for the Military Community at the Hilton Norfolk Airport Hotel. Job fair hours are 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM with free, employment-related seminars starting at 8:00 AM and 9:00 AM. Some of the many employers registered to date include: …

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Apr 15 2011

VFW Washington Weekly – April 15, 2011

In This Issue: 1. VFW Supports New White House Initiative 2. VFW Supports Stronger Funeral Protest Restrictions 3. Senate Talks Jobs 4. Congress on Recess 5. New SMMC Selected 6. Korean War MIA Identified 7. WWII MIA Identified   1. VFW Supports New White House Initiative: VFW National Commander Richard Eubank is calling on VFW and …

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