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As of yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group. Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in Vietnam, the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, Iraq, or Afganistan the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 
 
 
 

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As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

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The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

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Nesquehoning volunteers work together to clean up cemetery

Nesquehoning volunteers work together to clean up the cemetery

As VA hospital threatened with closure, veterans warn community caregivers aren’t prepared to treat them

Statewide News

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VA publishes Interim Final Rule for Staff Sergeant Parker Gordon Fox Suicide Prevention Grant Program

The VA's Staff Sergeant Parker Gordon Fox Suicide Prevention Grant Program. The grant is a three-year community-based grant program that will provide financial assistance to eligible entities to provide or coordinate the provision of suicide prevention services

Alle-Kiski Valley art students encouraged to submit work to VFW Auxiliary contest

The 2022 VFW Auxiliary’s Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest is accepting entries until March 31.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Commemorates Armed Forces Day

WASHINGTON - This Saturday is Armed Forces Day, and the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) joins a grateful nation in in paying tribut...

VFW Applauds Navy for Decision to Name Future Ship After Hero

WASHINGTON - Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) National Commander Matthew "Fritz" Mihelcic applauds Secretary of the Navy Carlos Del ...

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"That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their surviving spouses and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies."