The Pennsylvania VFW Employer of the Year Award is given each year in recognition to employers whose policies and achievements in hiring, promoting, and training of veterans, with special emphasis on disabled veterans is outstanding. The annual deadline is March 1. There is one entry form and three categories:
1. Small- less than 250 employees
2. Medium- more than 250 employees in private sector
3. Large- more than 250 employees who are federal contractors
Pennsylvania VFW Employment Service Award
The Local Office of the Public Employment Service Award is given each year to the Public employment
Service Office that has excelled in the provision of services to veterans.
Any public employment service office that has an exceptional record of assisting veterans beyond which is required
by federal, state, or local directives.
James C. Gates Distinguished Service Award
The James C. Gates Distinguished Service Award is given each year in recognition of extraordinary and meritorious services to those who have substantially contributed to advancing meaningful employment to veterans. Any individual, group or organization can be considered for the award.
PA VFW Employment Opportunities Chairman
Alfred Robinson, Jr.
VFW Post 974 (7)
137 North 10th Street
Darby, PA 19023