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  • U.S. Navy Veteran Uses Help A Hero Scholarship to Combat Terrorism
     “Being the first daughter and high school graduate of immigrant parents, my hunger for success became more than just hopes and dreams, it became who I was,” said Shoua Webb in her application to the VFW’s “Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship” program. Shoua enlisted in the U.S. Navy after realizing college preparatory programs, volunteer work, grants and scholarships wouldn’t be enough to pay for her expensive college tuition.
  • 2015 Legislative Conference
     Since 1949, VFW's annual Legislative Conference has provided an opportunity for VFW leaders from each state to personally lobby their respective lawmakers and watch as VFW's current Commander-in-Chief testifies on Capitol Hill before the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees on behalf of veterans.
  • Veterans Day Deals 2014
      This Veterans Day, patriotic businesses across the country are honoring our veterans with discounts. The list below only includes businesses that contacted the VFW directly regarding their Veterans Day discounts.  
  • Scholarship Programs Teacher Request Form
    Scholarship Programs Teacher Request Form Thank you, «Full Name», for your request.  We will process this request and get back to you ASAP.ProgramFull NameTitlePhoneEmailSchoolNameAddressCitystateZipSchoolPhoneVoice of Democracy (9th - 12th grade)Patriot's Pen (6th,7th and 8th grade)Both Voice of Democracy & Patriot's Pen Teacher Award Information
  • VFW Affiliates
    As the nation's largest organization of combat veterans, the VFW has an impeccable and longstanding record of service and stewardship. Every year, VFW programs and services assist millions of service members, veterans and their families. The VFW takes great pride in its affinity relationships.  The great level of support the businesses and organizations listed below show our military family is critical to filling the many gaps and hardships military life can cause. We've been there and we know what our service members and veterans need during and after their service. And we know that together, we can ensure our military families received the support they deserve.
  • VFW Affiliates
    As the nation's largest organization of combat veterans, the VFW has an impeccable and longstanding record of service and stewardship. Every year, VFW programs and services assist millions of service members, veterans and their families. The VFW takes great pride in its affinity relationships.  The great level of support the businesses and organizations listed below show our military family is critical to filling the many gaps and hardships military life can cause. We've been there and we know what our service members and veterans need during and after their service. And we know that together, we can ensure our military families received the support they deserve.
  • Get a haircut, Help A Hero during Sport Clips’ scholarships for veterans campaign
    When you get a haircut at one of the more than 1,200 Sport Clips across the country, you can “help a hero” at the same time by donating to the company’s Help A Hero program now through November 11, Veterans Day. Over the next four weeks, Sport Clips’ locations nationwide will have a collective goal of raising $600,000 for the company’s annual fundraising program that provides scholarship money to veterans. Since 2007, the company has partnered with the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) to support service members, and last year, created the “Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship” program to help service members and veterans in the next chapter of their lives. Each scholarship provides up to $5,000 of assistance to service members and veterans who are pursuing an education at post-secondary institutions, including trade schools.
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  • Army Veteran Awarded VFW’s ‘Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship’
    For almost six years, Army veteran Jarrett McDonald was focused on his mission. Jarrett, a Military Police soldier, planned to use his criminal justice degree for a military career. After injuries sustained during a 2010 deployment to Iraq derailed those plans, the VFW and Sport Clips are helping him carve out a new future. Selected as a recipient of a $5,000 VFW “Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship”, he is working toward his Master’s degree in teaching at the prestigious John Hopkins University in Maryland.
  • The Deadline for VFW’s Youth Scholarship Competitions is Fast Approaching
    The VFW is still accepting entries for the 2014-2015 VFW Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen scholarship competitions. The deadline for student entries in both contests is Nov. 1. The VFW’s scholarship competitions are dedicated to promoting patriotism among America’s youth. Students are asked to submit an essay in response to a question or statement on a subject that encourages them to consider how democratic ideals and principles apply to their lives. Each year the VFW awards more than $3 million in scholarships and awards to middle and high school students who participate in the two competitions.
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