By order of the Governor and our Department Commander, bars and restaurants should now be closed. This is NOT optional. Restaurants can have carryout and delivery available. You can still have your meeting for March. Please try to utilize electronic attendance, where possible. Check on your Veterans and their families with a phone call. Be safe.
Feb 20, 2020 - Dinner & Bingo sponsored by District 8 at the Aurora VFW Post 2629 at 5:30pmFeb, 2020 - AUX: Celebrating America's Freedom Event (Café) and Mid-Year Conference (TBD)Feb 29 - Mar 4, 2020 - Voice of Democracy (Washinton, D.C.)March 1, 2020 - District 8 Meeting at Firestone VFW Post 3383 at 10 AMMarch 1-5, 2020 - Legislative Conference (Washington, D.C.)March 14, 2020 - District 8 Night at the Races at Newton Falls VFW Post 3332 at 6 PMMay 2, 2020 - District 8 Testimonial Dinner at Ellsworth VFW Post 9571 at 5 PMMay 17, 2020 - District 8 Meeting at Hubbard VFW Post 3767 at 10 AMJune 16-21, 2020 - Department Convention, Kalahari SanduskyJune 26-28, 2020 - Department C of A, Crowne Plaza North ColumbusJune 26, 2020 - District 8 Golf Outing at Knoll Run with a 9AM shotgun startJuly 18-23, 2020 - National Convention, Reno Nevada
...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.
That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln
You were not alone over there. You are not alone now. There are 20
million veterans who would give their lives for you. Please don't take
We few, we happy few, we band of brothers. For he today that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother. - William Shakespeare