The true character of America is measured by her communities and the people who work to improve them. VFW members and other patriotic Americans dedicate millions of hours each year working to spread patriotism and honor our nation's heroes. Learn more about these initiatives and how to get involved below.
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Youth & Education

The VFW knows today's youths are tomorrow's leaders. That's why the VFW has several programs designed for young people and educators - offering everything from college scholarships to classroom resources for teachers. Learn more.

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Troop Support

As the nation's largest organization of combat veterans, the VFW gives our troops and their families the support they need during all phases of deployment. VFW members understand the burdens of deployment, and that's why the VFW has troop support programs ready to assist. Learn more.

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Community Service

Since 1899, the VFW has fought to preserve the values that make America great. Join local VFW members in this mission by getting involved in your community and honoring America's veterans. Learn more.

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Flag Etiquette

The VFW knows the United States flag is our nation's most sacred and recognizable symbol. Learn about proper flag etiquette, the U.S. flag code and the history of the flag all in one place! Learn more.

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Student Veterans of America

The VFW is committed to ensuring veterans prosper in their post-military endeavors. That's why the VFW partnered with Student Veterans of America (SVA) - to be there for veterans while they pursue their education and work to meet their career goals. Learn more.

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Post Community Service Grants

Are you looking for monetary assistance for an upcoming community service or military support project? The VFW Foundation has grants your Post or Auxiliary may qualify for. Click here for information or to apply!

Attention vfw chairmen!

For your convenience, all VFW Chairman Guides and Department training tools and resources can now be accessed by logging in and visiting the "VFW Training and Support" section on the My VFW page.

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