The VFW traces its roots as far back as 1899 when the veterans of the Spanish-American War and the Philippine Insurrection founded local organizations to secure rights and benefits for their ser vice: Many arrived home wounded or sick.
VFW MISSION: To foster camar aderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities . To advocate on behalf of all veterans.
VFW VISION: Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.
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