Coming home doesn't mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
Are you a Purple Heart Recipient or a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom or Operation Enduring Freedom? You may be eligible to have your first year's membership dues paid for by the VFW Department of California. Be part of the oldest combat veteran organization in the nation.
01SEP23 - The Department office will be closed for Labor Day (Monday, September 4). We will return to work on Tuesday. Enjoy your weekend.
31AUG23 - The 2023-2024 Membership Program has been posted: Programs>Membership>2023-2024 Membership Program25AUG23 - Reminder: Bonds are due at the end of the month. That's just 6 days! Get those bond applications in ASAP.17AUG23 - Applications for the Lifetime Membership Campaign are CLOSED. All applications received after the expenditure of the allocated funds will be returned or destroyed.
...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.
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother. - William Shakespeare
In the End, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.