Watch this week's episode of Hiring America to find out more about how the VFW helps to support veterans, and watch as we clear up some common misconceptions.
On Sunday, December 6, 2015, NASA astronaut and retired U.S. Navy Captain Scott Kelly was sworn in as a VFW member at VFW Post 1 in Denver, Colorado, while currently stationed aboard the International Space Station.
VFW National Commander John Biedrzycki and VFW Auxiliary National President Francisca Guilford flank Arizona Governor Doug & Angela Ducey, and Hawaii Governor David & Dawn Ige, aboard the USS Arizona Memorial in commemoration of the 74th anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor.
VFW National Commander John Biedrzycki presents his Commander-in-Chief's Medallion to Tripler Army Medical Center for what it does daily to support the troops, retirees and their families. Accepting on behalf of the hospital is its deputy commander, Navy Capt. Peter Roberts. The Chief is in Hawaii to visit military organizations and to attend the 74th annual commemoration of the attack on Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7.
VFW National Commander John A. Biedrzycki Jr., flanked by his wife, Bette Jean, and VFW Auxiliary National President Francisca Guilford, present a wreath at Veterans Day 2015 ceremonies at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.
VFW National Commander John A. Biedrzycki Jr. visited with several airmen stationed at Lakenheath Air Base during his recent visit in September 2015.
Connecticut VFW leadership brought together a young group of comrades on October 18, 2015, to participate in a mud run honoring Chief Special Warfare Operator (SEAL) Brian Robert Bill, who was killed in action in 2011. Pictured left to right:Titus Francoeur, Steve Comeau, Bryan Standish, Prez Palmer, Mike Finnegan, Stanislav Sergeev and Crystal Brown.