VOICE OF DEMOCRACY



STATE CHAIRMAN James Gray 

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State Awards


2019 - 2020 Theme
"What Makes America Great”
Student Entry Deadline: October 31, 2019
Patriotic Audio Essay Competition Grand Prize: $30,000 Award

Eligibility 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students properly enrolled in public, private, parochial or home schools in the United States, its territories and possessions, and in overseas schools for dependents of military and civilian personnel. Foreign Exchange students are excluded.

National Award National College Scholarship - $30,000 first prize
Where to Start? All information can be found at vfw.org/community/youth-and-education/youth-scholarships


District Chairmen: Send District participation report, district winner's recording, typed essay, head and shoulders photo, and entry form to State Chairman.

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Statewide News

News & Info from your department

ACTION ALERT!

For the first time ever, a provision to eliminate the Widow’s Tax has been included in this year’s National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

Veterans Day Discounts

Veterans Day 2019 is on Monday, Nov. 11th, 2019. This Veterans Day discounts list will continue to be updated as we learn of more nationally available Veterans Day discounts, meals, or other ways businesses and organizations want to give back to Veterans. These Veterans Day discounts, free meals and other programs are being shared so that Veterans, their families, caregivers, and survivors are aware of all resources available to them.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Expects Apology From POTUS

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - "In light of today's announcement from the defense department that 34 U.S. service members suffered traumatic b...

Lawrence, Gallucci, Eshenbaugh Named to HillVets 100 Class of 2019

WASHINGTON - Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Washington Office Executive Director B.J. Lawrence, National Veterans Service Director...

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