Call To Action

Webmaster - 3/28/2021

Truck drivers are disrupting the sanctity of the Cemetary.  You can take action to stop the project.

Post News

Important Info for Post2245 Members

Ron Hill Memorial Celebrates 50th Anniversary

VFW Post 2245 members, wives, and offspring celebrated the 50th Anniversary of its VFW Charter, December 11, 1971

District News

Important Info for District 5 Members

Antioch Meat Raffle

Ten rounds of chances to win some meats for the grill.

Call To Action

The Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery needs our attention.

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Job Opportunity Assistant State Service Officer

An exciting position to help veterans

National Home Board Selects Michael Wilson as new Executive Director

The Board of Trustees has selected Michael Wilson as the Executive Director of the VFW National Home for Children. Michael succeeds Fred Puffenberger, who retired in October 2021. Michael will begin this new role on January 3rd, 2022.

National News

Important info from National VFW

Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

WASHINGTON - On Monday, Jan. 17, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) and its Auxiliary will join the millions of Americans in honor...

VFW Names Former Top Enlisted Service Member as National Ambassador

WASHINGTON - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is pleased to announce the naming of retired Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Chairm...

News & Events

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Membership

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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.

Announcements

TUESDAY, October 12 6:00 PM MEETING!
GRAYSLAKE HISTORICAL MUSEUM 
164 W. HAWLEY ST.

NEW DAY, NEW TIME, NEW LOCATION
JOIN US
 
If you cannot attend the meeting, please contact Carl Sorensen, Quartermaster/Adjutant for info on Social Hour following Meeting!