Youth essay contest open to students in grades 6-8. This year's Theme for 2018-2019 is: "Why I Honor the American Flag". The national first-place winner wins $50,000 and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C.
Entries due by October 31st, 2018
Coming home does not mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
Scholarship program for students in grades 9-12. This Year's Theme for 2018-2019 is: "Why My Vote Mattersâ€ť. The national first-place winner receives a $30,000 scholarship paid directly to the recipientâ€™s American university, college or vocational/technical school.
Entries due by October 31st, 2018.
Since 1932, our small Post has been helping Loudoun County veterans and veteran family members as they work to rebuild their lives and become part of their communities again after serving their country. However, our building has aged and needs support in its upgrades.
...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.
"I want to take the opportunity to thank you and the VFW for helping in my time of need. "
"The willingness of America's veterans to sacrifice for our country has earned them our lasting gratitude."
"You were not alone over there. You are not alone now. There are 20
million veterans who would give their lives for you. Please don't take