NEWS

Members, the 2023 agenda for our post remains robust. If you are able to take part please do so. If not let us know because you remain our #1 concern.  Either way, know that you are a part of us, our plan, and our mission of veterans helping veterans.  If you need a hand or are ready to  lend a hand, contact us. Call; 314 412-5053.

Important Pact Act Deadline

Combat zone veterans who have yet to file a Pact Act Claim should immediately do so even if they are not currently experiencing any serious health symptoms.


VFW Auxiliary 2024 Caribbean Cruise

VFW National Auxiliary sponsors a 2024 Royal Caribbean Cruise


Guitars At The Park

VFW Post 2365 will participate in the Guitars At The Park event on July 16th. The event will be held at American Legion Post 444, 17090 Old Jamestown Rd from 1PM till 6PM.


President Biden Increases Disability Benefits

President Biden signs into law and cost of living increase for disabled Veterans benefits.


Winner Donation Raffle

Jerrell Wilson Wins Post 2365's 1st donation raffle.


Veteran's Home Volunteer needed

Volunteer needed to meet and greet disabled Veterans at the veteran' Home. for 1 to 2 hours weekly. This is just to provide the Vets someone to talk to.


Facebook blocks VFW Post 2365 for posting content against Facebook community standards.

On 02/11/23 Post 2365 Facebook page administrator attempted to post a picture and a one sentence statement of tribute about U.S. Navy Petty Officer First Class Charles French Jackson and was blocked from Facebook. According to Facebook the content being posted to the VFW 2365 page was against Facebook community standards.


2022-23 Missouri VOD Awards

On 28 February 2023, Missouri VFW held their Annual Voice of Democracy Awards Ceremony. First, they presented their First Place Patriots Pen Winner


New 988 Poster

VFW Missouri was given a handmade 988 Poster for All the Posts in the State!


VFW Names the 2022 VOD PP Winners

New York high school junior takes home first place $30,000 scholarship


2021 - 2022 Patriots Pen Awards Dist 12 MO

On 18 December 2021 District 12 Missouri presented the Awards to our Patriots Pen Program


2021 - 2022 Voice of Democracy District 12 MO Winners

On 18 December 2021, District 12 Missouri presented the Awards to our Voice of Democracy Program


VFW National Home Briefing

During the Joint 12th District MO Meeting on 18 September, Representatives of the VFW National Home gave an excellent presentation.


Veterans Resource Fair at Post 3500

On 9 October 2021, VFW Post 3500 Richmond Heights MO will be hosting a Veterans Resource Fair. This will be open to All Veterans.


2021 Missouri National Home Bus Trip

The 2021 Missouri National Home Bus Trip is ON !!!!!!


Donate to Missouri Veteran Service Officer Fund

We strongly suggest supporting this Excellent Program!


Donate to National Military and Veteran Support Program

And Support Your Post at the Same Time getting credit for the Donation.


David Miller Last Man of USS Holt

David Miller was honored at VFW Post 4105 is the Last Man Standing of the USS Holt.


USO Lambert Volunteers Needed

With Expanded Hours at the Lambert USO, there is a critical shortage of Staffing Volunteers


LIFE MEMBERSHIP REBATE ENDED

Funding Has Been Exhausted!!!!! Deal of a Lifetime!!!!!!! Life Membership Rebate!!!!!!!!!


Cardinals vs Royals Tickets!

VFW District 12 MO has an opportunity to get a good number of Tickets for a Cardinals / Royals Game on Sunday, August 8 at 1:15pm!


2020-21 Voice of Democracy Overview

A brief overview of the Success of the voice of Democracy Program for Florissant Post 4105 and the 12th District.


Dentist for Veterans - 20 February 2021

The St /louis Dental Center is offering Free Dental Exams for Veterans in Need!


Your Post as a Covid Vaccination Site

Your Post could Qualify as a Covid Vaccination Site


2020 District 12 MO Voice of Democracy Awards

2020 District 12 Voice of Democracy Awards Ceremony was held by Zoom. Here are the Results!


2020 District 12 MO Patriots Pen Awards

2020 District 12 MO Patriots Pen Awards Ceremony was held by Zoom Meetings due to Covid. Here are the Results!


District 12 VOD PP Awards Zoom Link

Here is the Zoom Link for the District 12 VOD PP Awards Zoom Link


District 12 December 19 Meeting is now on Zoom

As a result of the Discussion with the District Leadership and District Auxiliary Leadership, it has been decided to change the December VOD PP Awards Presentation to a Zoom Meeting Format


Invitation to the St Louis Veteran Village Groundbreaking

St Louis is having a Groundbreaking for a new Veterans Village


Farmers to Families Food Box in Eureka MO

Farmers to Families Food Drop in Eureka MO assisted by VFW District 12 with Post 5468 and Auxiliary


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VFW Remembers Our Fallen


Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags Donation


VFW Celebrates Armed Forces Day


VFW Expresses Concern Over Erroneous VA Bonuses


Cornerstone Caregiving Donates More than $100,000 to the VFW


Chief's Commentary: Aid for Allies Must Include Support for American Defenders


VFW Expresses Support for Free Speech, Not Violence on College Campuses


VFW Celebrates Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month


Burger King® Franchisees Give Back to Troops This May


National Publications Contest Winners Announced for 2023-24


VFW Honors the Nation's Gulf War Veterans


Country Music Superstar Joins VFW in Asking America to 'Return the Favor'


VFW Announces Third Annual Day of Service


VFW Honors National Vietnam War Veterans Day


New Course Spotlights '15 Things Veteran Service Officers Want You To Know'


VFW Announces Top Teachers in National Contest


VFW National Commander Addresses SXSW Boycott over US Army Sponsorship


VFW Now Accepting Applications for its Annual Youth Scholarship Contests


Levin Receives VFW Congressional Award


VFW Calls on Congress to 'Meet the Challenge' for Veterans


VFW 2024 National Youth Scholarship Winners Named


VFW Celebrates Women's History Month


VFW DAV and PVA Release Independent Budget Recommendations for the Department of Veterans Affairs


VFW Action Alert: Claim Sharks Are Illegal


VFW Washington Conference App Now Available


VFW Celebrates National Black History Month


VFW Expresses Condolences, Concerns for Troops in Middle East After Deadly Drone Attack


$1.3M Donated by Sport Clips Haircuts for VFW Help A Hero Scholarships for Veterans


VFW Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Legacy


VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest


Season's Greetings from the VFW


Happy Birthday, Space Force!


VFW Director Receives Department of Defense Patriot Award


Wounded Warrior Project Awards Grant to VFW Pre-Discharge Claims Service


VFW Honors America's Iraq War Veterans


VFW Remembers Pearl Harbor


VFW Action Alert: Stop Claim Sharks Now


Thankful for the Life We Live


Celebrating Those Who Have Worn the Nation's Uniform


Happy Birthday, Marines!


VFW Ramps Up Efforts to Combat 'Claim Sharks'


VFW, SVA Name 2023/2024 Student Veterans for Legislative Fellowship


VFW Celebrates National Native American Heritage Month Observance


VFW Uncases Its Colors Again on Guantanamo Bay


Happy Birthday US Navy!


Youth Essay Deadline Quickly Approaching


Ten Years of Supporting Veterans Continues When You 'Help A Hero' at Your Local Sport Clips Haircuts


VFW Still Serving Those Who Serve Around the World


Happy National VFW Day!


VFW Calls on Sen. Tommy Tuberville to Lift Hold on Military Promotions


Announcements

 From the Post Commander

All post members should be aware and help in supporting our three primary initiatives.

  • 1. Ongoing outreach to keep all members informed and connected.
  • 2. Expanding recruitment efforts to also include more women
  • 3. To foster a post Auxiliary

As we drive toward objectives to accomplish each initiative, please remember that we all  have a part to play.  Active participation sometimes simply means support by word of mouth. Talking to those in your circle of contact and informing people of post efforts, letting people know what's going on at the post and task being undertaken.

To stay informed check our post calendar, and visit our website often. 

Questions: Call (314) 412-5053 or email geromec2000@yahoo.com You may also call or email Walter Lobster at (314) 281-6568 / lobsters.w.l@charter.net  You can contact us by clicking the Contact Us tab to send an email while you are on the site.

Sincerely,

Gerome E. Cummins

14438 Rocky Point Drive

Florissant, MO   63034

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