POST 8752


Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
Welcome to Cottage Grove Post No. 8752 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars!
We are located in Cottage Grove in southern Washington County, Minnesota. Having consolidated with Post 4450 from nearby Newport, Minnesota, we've been serving veterans, service members, their families, and our community since 1945. 
We are active in our community and host an Auxiliary; a Clubroom for our members and guests; and a rental hall.
Please explore our website and don't hesitate to give us a call or contact us for information about membership, our programs, and our Clubroom and hall. 

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Don't forget to bring a dish to pass!
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.

Post News

Important Info for Post 8752 Members

Flags at Half Staff

When we fly our American and POW/MIA flags at half staff at VFW Post 8752, we will share here who is being honored.

Join us visiting Hospitalized Veterans

Being a hospitalized veterans can be lonely. Join us each month for a couple of hours as we visit hospitalized veterans at the VA Medical Center in Minneapolis.

National News

Important info from National VFW

Reuniting Purple Hearts with Those Who Fought, Bled and Died

In the cozy basement office or man cave of his tidy Vermont home, Zachariah Fike picks up a Purple Heart, perhaps the militarys best-known m...

Taking Posts to the Next Level

Last year, two VFW Posts ushered in a new era. One elected its first female commander and the other elected its first black female commander. Both ...



Our Mission: To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans. 

Our Vision: Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.