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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. 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.
 
 

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MID-WINTER CONFERENCE ROOM RESERVATION 

RESERVATIONS CAN BE MADE STARTING 11/29/2021

DEADLINE:  12/28/2021

Wyndham Resort & Convention Center Jan. 21 - 22

2300 Lincoln Highway East (Route 30)

Lancaster, PA   17602

Phone: 717-299-5500

Single or Double Occupancy: $119.00 plus 11 % tax per night for a total of $132.09.

In order to receive the reduced group rate, overnight reservations must be received no later than 12/28/2021.   

Dress Code for General Meetings is Blues and Grays.

Mid-Winter Conference Tentative Agenda as of 01-20-2022

ANNUAL VOICE OF DEMOCRACY BANQUET TICKETS

VOICE OF DEMOCRACY PROGRAM AD BOOK

VOICE OF DEMOCRACY PATRON AD BOOK

ADVANCED REGISTRATION FORM

Sock, Hat and Gloves Donation Drive for Homeless Veterans

Commanders,

 

The Department trailer will be at Mid-Winter Conference January 20, 2022- January 23,2022. The Wyndham/Lancaster Host Resort 2300 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, Pa. 17602. for the annual collection of white socks, gloves and winter hats. NO USED CLOTHING. Any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Department of PA Headquarters. Thank you for supporting our Homeless Veterans. (flyer)



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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.

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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

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Obstacles don't slow Pennsylvania Guard chaplain assistant

MIDDLETOWN, Pa. – Over snaking slant walls and treacherous jumps, under menacing barbed wire and slogging up a steep climb with a 50-pound sack of sagging sand, Master Sgt. Joshua March pushed through and pressed on.

Boback Joins House Members to Offer Details of Support for Veterans Bill Package

HARRISBURG – Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), majority chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee, joined by members of the committee, Majority Leader Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin) and Adjutant General Mark Schindler, today stand in support of veterans across the Commonwealth by announcing a Veterans Day package of bills running in the House of Representatives this week.

National News

Important info from National VFW

Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

WASHINGTON - On Monday, Jan. 17, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and its Auxiliary will join the millions of Americans in honor...

VFW Names Former Top Enlisted Service Member as National Ambassador

WASHINGTON - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is pleased to announce the naming of retired Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairm...

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"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."