New Mexico VFW Post Earns National Award

New Mexico VFW Post Earns National Award Post 11999 provides rest and relaxation to America’s wounded warriors KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 13, 2017) – The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. is proud to announce Sacramento Mountain VFW Post 11999 in Cloudcroft, N.M., has been selected to receive the prestigious Fred C. Hall Memorial…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – July 7, 2017

Action Corps Weekly – July 7, 2017 In This Issue: 1. VFW Launches Action Alert to Expand Caregiver Benefits 2. VA Opens Mental Health to OTH Veterans 3. Medical Discharge Review 4. VA, DOD Will Host Suicide Prevention Conference 5. MIA Update Download a PDF version of this week’s Action Corps Weekly.   1. VFW…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – June 30, 2017

VFW Action Corps Weekly – June 30, 2017 In This Issue: 1. VA Secretary Lists Five Priorities 2. VFW Testifies before House on Veteran Owned Small Businesses 3. Veterans Legislation Roundup 4. 2018 National Defense Authorization Act Update 5. House Subcommittee Hearing on Veteran Employment Protections 6. VA to Open Mental Health to OTH Veterans…

Burger King Franchisees Kick Off Fundraiser for Vets

Burger King Franchisees Kick Off Fundraiser for Vets Donations raised during July will support the VFW’s Unmet Needs program KANSAS CITY, Mo. (June 26, 2017) — The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. is pleased to announce that participating BURGER KING® franchisees are set to kick off their summer fundraiser to benefit the VFW’s…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – June 23, 2017

VFW Action Corps Weekly – June 23, 2017 In This Issue: 1. VA Accountability, Whistleblower Protection Act Becomes Law 2. VFW Praised at MIA Family Conference 3. VFW Testifies on the President’s Budget 4. GI Bill Tracking Roundtable 5. DHA Executive Council Meeting 6. Joint Chiefs Chairman Shares Concerns 7. VA Announces Building Disposal 8.…

VA Accountability, Whistleblower Protection Act Becomes Law

VA Accountability, Whistleblower Protection Act Becomes Law VFW National Commander says ‘Let the healing begin’ WASHINGTON (June 23, 2017) — The national commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is saluting President Trump for signing into law today the VFW-championed Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act of 2017.…

VFW Action Corps Weekly – June 16, 2017

VFW Action Corps Weekly – June 16, 2017 In this Issue: 1. VA Secretary Now Supports Dropping IU Cut 2. VFW Testifies on the President’s Budget 3. VFW Testifies Before Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee 4. Veterans Legislation Passes the House 5. Senate Holds Veteran Caregiver Hearing 6. Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services…