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  • Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags
    OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country by giving away 1 million American flags nationwide on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Consumers who visit... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update II
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Yesterday, the VFW National Council of Administration voted on and approved the decision to execute a business only, 122nd VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. The vote came just one week after the VFW announced the impossibility of the event taking place at the Baltimore... Read more »
  • 2021 National Publications Contest Winners Named
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced the winners of the 2021 National Publications Contest. Covering the 2020 calendar year, this year's Publications Contest garnered 56 entries, surpassing last year's 39 submissions. Entries for the contest derived from 35 Posts/Districts and... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced that the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to hold its 122nd VFW National Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland, July 31-August 5, 2021, as originally planned. "While the VFW is disappointed that our national... Read more »
  • VFW, Team Red ,White & Blue Join Forces For Veterans
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) proudly announced today it has joined forces with Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB) through a memorandum of understanding focused on increasing veterans' access to a combined health and wellness network, while offering camaraderie and support from fellow service members,... Read more »
  • Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is now accepting entries for its 2021-22 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. The announcement comes less than two weeks after the VFW hosted its first-ever, virtual Parade of Winners where the top national winners of both... Read more »
  • VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.- Tonight, during the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) first-ever virtual Parade of Winners, the organization proudly presented more than $208,000 in scholarships and awards as it named the national winners of its 2021 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. Due to the pandemic and... Read more »

    Press Releases

  • Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags
    OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country by giving away 1 million American flags nationwide on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Consumers who visit... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update II
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Yesterday, the VFW National Council of Administration voted on and approved the decision to execute a business only, 122nd VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. The vote came just one week after the VFW announced the impossibility of the event taking place at the Baltimore... Read more »
  • 2021 National Publications Contest Winners Named
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced the winners of the 2021 National Publications Contest. Covering the 2020 calendar year, this year's Publications Contest garnered 56 entries, surpassing last year's 39 submissions. Entries for the contest derived from 35 Posts/Districts and... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced that the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to hold its 122nd VFW National Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland, July 31-August 5, 2021, as originally planned. "While the VFW is disappointed that our national... Read more »
  • VFW, Team Red ,White & Blue Join Forces For Veterans
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) proudly announced today it has joined forces with Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB) through a memorandum of understanding focused on increasing veterans' access to a combined health and wellness network, while offering camaraderie and support from fellow service members,... Read more »
  • Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is now accepting entries for its 2021-22 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. The announcement comes less than two weeks after the VFW hosted its first-ever, virtual Parade of Winners where the top national winners of both... Read more »
  • VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.- Tonight, during the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) first-ever virtual Parade of Winners, the organization proudly presented more than $208,000 in scholarships and awards as it named the national winners of its 2021 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. Due to the pandemic and... Read more »

    Press Releases

  • Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags
    OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country by giving away 1 million American flags nationwide on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Consumers who visit... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update II
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Yesterday, the VFW National Council of Administration voted on and approved the decision to execute a business only, 122nd VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. The vote came just one week after the VFW announced the impossibility of the event taking place at the Baltimore... Read more »
  • 2021 National Publications Contest Winners Named
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced the winners of the 2021 National Publications Contest. Covering the 2020 calendar year, this year's Publications Contest garnered 56 entries, surpassing last year's 39 submissions. Entries for the contest derived from 35 Posts/Districts and... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced that the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to hold its 122nd VFW National Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland, July 31-August 5, 2021, as originally planned. "While the VFW is disappointed that our national... Read more »
  • VFW, Team Red ,White & Blue Join Forces For Veterans
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) proudly announced today it has joined forces with Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB) through a memorandum of understanding focused on increasing veterans' access to a combined health and wellness network, while offering camaraderie and support from fellow service members,... Read more »
  • Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is now accepting entries for its 2021-22 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. The announcement comes less than two weeks after the VFW hosted its first-ever, virtual Parade of Winners where the top national winners of both... Read more »
  • VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.- Tonight, during the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) first-ever virtual Parade of Winners, the organization proudly presented more than $208,000 in scholarships and awards as it named the national winners of its 2021 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. Due to the pandemic and... Read more »

    Press Releases

  • Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags
    OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country by giving away 1 million American flags nationwide on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Consumers who visit... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update II
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Yesterday, the VFW National Council of Administration voted on and approved the decision to execute a business only, 122nd VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. The vote came just one week after the VFW announced the impossibility of the event taking place at the Baltimore... Read more »
  • 2021 National Publications Contest Winners Named
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced the winners of the 2021 National Publications Contest. Covering the 2020 calendar year, this year's Publications Contest garnered 56 entries, surpassing last year's 39 submissions. Entries for the contest derived from 35 Posts/Districts and... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced that the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to hold its 122nd VFW National Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland, July 31-August 5, 2021, as originally planned. "While the VFW is disappointed that our national... Read more »
  • VFW, Team Red ,White & Blue Join Forces For Veterans
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) proudly announced today it has joined forces with Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB) through a memorandum of understanding focused on increasing veterans' access to a combined health and wellness network, while offering camaraderie and support from fellow service members,... Read more »
  • Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is now accepting entries for its 2021-22 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. The announcement comes less than two weeks after the VFW hosted its first-ever, virtual Parade of Winners where the top national winners of both... Read more »
  • VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.- Tonight, during the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) first-ever virtual Parade of Winners, the organization proudly presented more than $208,000 in scholarships and awards as it named the national winners of its 2021 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. Due to the pandemic and... Read more »

    Press Releases

  • Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags
    OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country by giving away 1 million American flags nationwide on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Consumers who visit... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update II
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Yesterday, the VFW National Council of Administration voted on and approved the decision to execute a business only, 122nd VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. The vote came just one week after the VFW announced the impossibility of the event taking place at the Baltimore... Read more »
  • 2021 National Publications Contest Winners Named
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced the winners of the 2021 National Publications Contest. Covering the 2020 calendar year, this year's Publications Contest garnered 56 entries, surpassing last year's 39 submissions. Entries for the contest derived from 35 Posts/Districts and... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced that the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to hold its 122nd VFW National Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland, July 31-August 5, 2021, as originally planned. "While the VFW is disappointed that our national... Read more »
  • VFW, Team Red ,White & Blue Join Forces For Veterans
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) proudly announced today it has joined forces with Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB) through a memorandum of understanding focused on increasing veterans' access to a combined health and wellness network, while offering camaraderie and support from fellow service members,... Read more »
  • Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is now accepting entries for its 2021-22 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. The announcement comes less than two weeks after the VFW hosted its first-ever, virtual Parade of Winners where the top national winners of both... Read more »
  • VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.- Tonight, during the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) first-ever virtual Parade of Winners, the organization proudly presented more than $208,000 in scholarships and awards as it named the national winners of its 2021 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. Due to the pandemic and... Read more »

    Press Releases

  • Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags
    OAK BROOK, Ill. - Ace Hardware is collaborating with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) once again this year to honor the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country by giving away 1 million American flags nationwide on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Consumers who visit... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update II
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Yesterday, the VFW National Council of Administration voted on and approved the decision to execute a business only, 122nd VFW National Convention in Kansas City, Missouri. The vote came just one week after the VFW announced the impossibility of the event taking place at the Baltimore... Read more »
  • 2021 National Publications Contest Winners Named
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced the winners of the 2021 National Publications Contest. Covering the 2020 calendar year, this year's Publications Contest garnered 56 entries, surpassing last year's 39 submissions. Entries for the contest derived from 35 Posts/Districts and... Read more »
  • VFW National Convention Update
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has announced that the coronavirus pandemic has made it impossible to hold its 122nd VFW National Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland, July 31-August 5, 2021, as originally planned. "While the VFW is disappointed that our national... Read more »
  • VFW, Team Red ,White & Blue Join Forces For Veterans
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) proudly announced today it has joined forces with Team Red, White & Blue (Team RWB) through a memorandum of understanding focused on increasing veterans' access to a combined health and wellness network, while offering camaraderie and support from fellow service members,... Read more »
  • Annual VFW Youth Scholarship Competitions Open
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is now accepting entries for its 2021-22 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. The announcement comes less than two weeks after the VFW hosted its first-ever, virtual Parade of Winners where the top national winners of both... Read more »
  • VFW Names Top National Youth Scholarship Winners
    KANSAS CITY, Mo.- Tonight, during the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) first-ever virtual Parade of Winners, the organization proudly presented more than $208,000 in scholarships and awards as it named the national winners of its 2021 Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen youth scholarship competitions. Due to the pandemic and... Read more »