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Dept. of PA VFW
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. Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 
 

Announcements

Frank McGovern our State Judge Advocate has been deployed. If you would like to send him a care package his address is below:

 COL McGovern, Frank

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Department President's Testimonial Click Here
 
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LCE- Small Games of Chance Presentation: Click Here
 

DMVA offers walk in Wednesdays for employment opportunities Please Click Here

Guardians National Cemetery Letter: Click Here

We, the Guardians of the National Cemetery, would sincerely appreciate your assistance in our fund-raising effort for the statue of General George Washington to be placed within the Washington Crossing National Cemetery (WCNC) in the Spring of 2023.   

We believe that this request is pertinent as many of us, and our family members, will be laid to rest at WCNC.

 

 


 




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Membership

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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.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

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.

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

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

Boback’s Bill to Establish Purple Star School Program Passed by House Unanimously

Pennsylvania Legislation to establish the Purple Star School Program in Pennsylvania, sponsored by Rep. Karen Boback chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, advanced to the Senate after its unanimous passage in the House of Representatives Feb. 8.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Urges POTUS to Support Repeal of Concurrent Receipt Policy

WASHINGTON - In a letter sent to the White House, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) National Commander Tim Borland urged President Bi...

Sport Clips Haircuts Donates Another $1.5M for Help A Hero Veterans' Scholarships

HOUSTON (Jan. 17, 2023) - Sport Clips Haircuts held an event at VFW P...

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OUR MISSION

"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."