- 3/20/2020

Post News

Important Info for Post2245 Members


District News

Important Info for District 5 Members

Winthrop Harbor Post Bartenders Support Local Schools

The Bartenders of VFW Post 7448 made a huge impact on the community for the new school year.

119th VFW National Convention Information

119th VFW National Convention, July 21-25, 2018

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

VFW Recognizes PFC Milton L. Olive III

First African American Soldier to be Awarded the MOH in Viet Nam War.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Announces Top Teachers in National Contest

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce it has selected the national top three teachers in its ...

#StillServing During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the lives of every citizen in the world.

In America, we know our veterans are #StillServing and rising to...

News & Events

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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.


Due to the current situation with COVID 19, VFW Post 2245 meetings are suspended until further notice. The April Post Election will be conducted via Electronic Mail (EMAIL). Please check your Email for info 
regarding conduct of election. 
ALL officer positions are up for reelection as well as Post Trustees. 
The following positions are appointed, however, if you currently are appointed and wish to remain in that office, please notify Adjutant/Quartermaster and Commander via email:
Current Appointed offices are as follows:
Chaplin: Dan DeValle
Judge Advocate: Jay Adams
Recording Secretary Paul Ahern
Service Officer: Tom Hillard/Sherrell Reed

VFW Post 2245 Meeting

Grayslake Park District
240 Commerce Dr