WELCOME TO LEON PARRISH POST

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 

Announcements

Upcoming events:

All with all the situations happening in our communities and Country, it is my great pleasure to announce the Post is open for business, under the Governor's and State Department guidelines. We are currently opening Monday-Saturday at 3pm. We are limited to 50 patrons, if we use the hall and Canteen. We are limited to 30 patrons, if we use the Canteen only! It is imperative that we follow all of the 39 rules that were set out by the Governor. Please keep social distancing, do not come if you have COVID-19 symptoms and please continue to support the Veterans/Auxiliary members and families, during this time! I am fully committed to maintain the values and core of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, during this time of turmoil. Stay Strong and take care of each other!
  
13 June-House Committee Meeting-1000-We will have our Post meeting as scheduled. The Senior Vice Commander, Willie Sakuta will conduct the meeting at the Post. We will maintain social distancing and ensure we are following State and Local Guidelines. This will also be done VIA Teleconference for those that cannot attend. I will send out the phone number and access code on Friday, 12 June 2020. Please participate as it is election time and we need your support!
 
13 June-State Convention- Commander will represent the Post in Macon for elections and mandatory requirements.
 
14 June-Flag Day
 
20 June-Monthly Member Meeting-1000-We will have our Post meeting as scheduled. We will maintain social distancing and ensure we are following State and Local Guidelines. This will also be done VIA Teleconference for those that cannot attend. I will send out the phone number and access code on Friday, 19 June 2020. Please participate as it is election time and we need your support!
 


 

 

 


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Membership

Membership Details

As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...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.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

July HQ's Bulletin and Planning Calendar

Congratulations to the Departments of Maryland, Maine, Pacific Areas, Mississippi, Europe, Arizona, North Carolina, Delaware, Virginia, Georgia, and New Jersey for achieving 100 percent in membership! Let’s make a final push to 100 percent in membership and show that we “Dared to Care.” Contact the National Membership Department at 888.JOIN.VFW (888.564.6839) or email us at membership@vfw.org if there is anything we can do to assist you with achieving your goals.

Department 2019-2020 Raffle

We held the Department 2019-2020 Raffle today. here is the list of winners. Thank-you to everyone who participated! Congratulations winners!

National News

Important info from National VFW

Virginia VFW Post Receives National Community Service Award

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars is proud to announce SSG Jonathan Dozier Memorial Post 2894 in Chesapeake, Virgini...

2020 VFW Scout of the Year Winners Named

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce the selection of the top three winners of its 2019 - 20...

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OUR MISSION

That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies.
 
 

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