Saturday, April 19th, 9:00 to 11:00 AM...Carmel VFW Hall More Here...
LIFE MEMBER PAYOUT...Here...
A Little-Known Benefit for Aging Veterans Who Qualifies?...
Disabled/ Hospitalized Veterans Luncheon ... On
Saturday April 12, 2014, The Frank P. Curry Jr., Veterans of Foreign
Wars Post 2718 in Franklin Square, will host a Disabled/ Hospitalized
Veterans Luncheon. From 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM. A home cooked meal, salad
and desert will be provided to approximately 100 disabled veterans from
St. Albans VA Hospital, Northport VA Hospital and Long Island State
Veterans Home at Stony Brook, NY.
Entertainment will be a live 10 piece band.
Volunteers from the VFW, Ladies Auxiliary, Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts will be assisting to make this a GREAT DAY for our Veterans in the area hospitals.
Motto of the Veterans of Foreign Wars is;
"to honor the dead by helping the living."
Commander John McManamy VFW 2718
68 Lincoln Rd. Franklin Square, N.Y. 11010
phone: (516) 354-9393
SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT.....Recently, the VFW produced some
new outstanding television public service announcements for our great
organization, and we’re pleased to share these with you. VFW National
Headquarters has placed them to air in some large markets around the
country, but we want these to be shared with every single
Please download these PSAs, and work with your local television stations to get them aired in your city. Because the VFW is a nonprofit, many stations will not charge to air them.
You or a representative of your local television station can download the files here: https://vfw.sharefile.com/d/s0e7ce506c004422a. These are large files and may take several minutes to download to your computer.
We greatly appreciate your assistance with this endeavor. Your efforts are crucial to ensuring the VFW mission is shared with patriotic Americans around the country.
Let’s show America that No One Does More For Veterans than the VFW! ....VFW COMMUNICATIONS
A week from today, Wednesday, April 16 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm ET
there will be the live webinar:
Your Pathway to a Nursing Degree directed to Military and Veteran's in interested in an associate degree in nursing.
Did you know that your training and experience as a military corpsman can be a gateway into a rewarding career as a registered nurse? Today more than 1,500 military personnel and veterans are pursuing an associate degree in nursing at Excelsior College's accredited competency-based program that is delivered at a distance.
Register: http://ExcelsiorNursingWebinar.eventbrite.com Thank you for your continued support,
Judy Reed, M.Ed. Live Chat is available on all military and veteran web pages.
Director of Veteran Services and Outreach
7 Columbia Circle
Albany, NY 12203-5159
Toll Free: 888-647-2388: press 118678
Excelsior College's Online Veterans' Center is a place to connect those
affiliated with the military community about education, career and life,
as well as access to resources, a mentorship program, webinars and college
orientation materials. Enter the Veterans' Center via
NEW YORK STATE VETERANS CEMETERY FUNDING ACT
New law just enacted allows tax payers to have any tax refund go to maintaining state Veterans' cemeteries.
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New law just enacted allows tax payers to have any tax refund go to maintaining state Veterans' cemeteries. Read More ....
Budweiser is looking to do a “Hero’s Welcome”
documentary with airing during Super Bowl 2014.
The soldier Budweiser chooses to honor with a TICKERTAPE parade will be the face of all the troops coming home this year. It’s important that this soldier embodies the spirit of dedication, camaraderie; strength and goodness the American people want so badly to celebrate. They’re looking for a family man, someone who is revered by his hometown and loved by his family and friends. There looking for someone who is gracious in the face of adversity and adulation alike. In short, he’s got to be okay with surprises. Click here for more information.