NEWS

Bingo canceled for 2/22/23

Due to the weather, Bingo is canceled for Wednesday, February 22, 2023, at the Cottage Grove VFW.


Friday Fish Fry

Friday night fish fry menu every Friday through April 7, 2023


VFW Membership Meeting now at 6 p.m.

VFW membership meetings moved to 6 p.m.


Redwood Falls Post 2553 Giving Back to their community

Community engagement is one of the core tenants of the VFW. Find out how Redwood Falls Post 2553 is giving back to its community.


Women Veterans Survey

On behalf of the Minnesota Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Women Veterans Committee, we are conducting a survey to better learn how we can meet the needs of Women Veterans and other disenfranchised members of the military who feel they may not have a place to belong.


Open Position Claims Examiner

Apply today for an open position with the Veterans of Foreign Wars.


State Convention June 8-12, 2022

The Department Convention is planned to take place June 8-12, 202 at the Kelly Inn, St Cloud - Granite will host. Details at a later date.


MN Student Wins National Voice of Democracy and $30,000

Rochester, MN Junior, Erin Stoeckig won the First Place honors for the National Voice of Democracy Scholarship competition and earned a $30,000 Scholarship.


Memorials for Dept. Chaplain Billy Murphy

MNVFW Charitable Association accepting Memorial Donations for 2020-21 Department Chaplain who passed away on February 17th , 2021... Trust established for his son


How to make your Post a Walgreens COVID-19 Vaccination Site

VFW Post and Walgreens COVID-19 vaccination site.


MN VA - Latest Info on COVID Vaccinations

The Minnesota VA is doing 500-600 doses during the week and about 1200 on both Saturday and Sunday. As explained below, we're doing vaccinations both here and in CBOCs every weekend


2022 Schedule of Conventions & Conferences

Mark your calendars for the 2022 Upcoming Schedule of Conventions and Conferences, included are a few for the year 2023.


Veterans of Foreign wars announces this years youth scholarship contests

Are you a student? Are you looking for scholarship opportunities? The Veterans of Foreign Wars has you covered, and the Department of Minnesota Veterans of Foreign Wars, along with your local VFW posts, wants to make that dream come true.


Click on the title below to read the full article on the VFW National website.

VFW Delegation Returns to Southeast Asia


VFW Proudly Sponsors Bataan Memorial Death March


Boozman Receives VFW Congressional Award


VFW Continues to Press Congress to Pass Legislation Positively Impacting Veterans, Service Members


Longtime Veterans Advocate to Lead VFW National Veterans Service


VFW Crowns 2023 National Youth Scholarship Winners


VFW to Deliver 2023 Priority Goals on Capitol Hill


VFW Names First Post-9/11 Veteran to Lead Washington Office


VFW Commemorates Women's History Month


VFW Legislative Conference App Now Available


Leading Veterans Service Organizations Release Annual Report Ahead of White House Budget Release


VFW National Commander Visits Troops in Poland


VFW Commemorates National Black History Month


VFW Urges POTUS to Support Repeal of Concurrent Receipt Policy


Sport Clips Haircuts Donates Another $1.5M for Help A Hero Veterans' Scholarships


Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.


VFW Joins Navy Secretary in Ceremony Honoring Hero


New VFW Initiative to Safeguard Toxic-Exposed Veterans


VFW, SVA Name 2023 Student Veteran Finalists for Legislative Fellowship


VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest


Happy Holidays From the VFW


Happy Birthday US Space Force!


Marking Milestones in Iraq


VFW Action Alert: Last Chance for Congress to Support Veterans this Year


VFW Remembers Pearl Harbor


'Thanks for the Heroes Among Us'


VFW, BMBFC Law Collaborate to assist with Camp Lejeune Claims


Be Proud of Your VFW on Veterans Day


"The Greatest of All Leathernecks"


VFW, Bergmann & Moore Collaborate to Assist with Camp Lejeune Claims


VFW Commemorates National Native American Heritage Month Observance


Ohio BURGER KING Franchise Donates $75,000 to VFW Unmet Needs


Happy Birthday US Navy!


Legal Loophole: Some Contracts Skirt Protections for Service Members


Veterans Win When You 'Help A Hero'


It's National VFW Day!


VFW Asks for Deeper Dive on Veteran Suicide


Happy Birthday US Air Force!


Wounded Warrior Project Awards Grant to VFW Pre-Discharge Claims Services


Until They are All Accounted For


Unidos: VFW Commemorates National Hispanic Heritage Month Observance


Where Were You on 9/11?


VFW Action Alert: Eliminate Unjust Offset for Chapter 61 Retirees


VFW Youth Contest Prizes Grow as Deadline Approaches


Peace in the Pacific: Remembering V-J Day


Leaving Afghanistan - One Year Later


VFW Foundation Names New Executive Director


VFW Announces Service Officer Accreditation Training Scholarship


More Than 170 Veterans Receive VFW, Sport Clips Scholarships


VFW's Campaign to Highlight Members Wins International Honor


Post News

Important Info for Post8752 Members

Bingo canceled for 2/22/23

Due to the weather, Bingo is canceled for Wednesday, February 22, 2023, at the Cottage Grove VFW.

Friday Fish Fry

Friday night fish fry menu every Friday through April 7, 2023

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Redwood Falls Post 2553 Giving Back to their community

Community engagement is one of the core tenants of the VFW. Find out how Redwood Falls Post 2553 is giving back to its community.

Women Veterans Survey

On behalf of the Minnesota Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Women Veterans Committee, we are conducting a survey to better learn how we can meet the needs of Women Veterans and other disenfranchised members of the military who feel they may not have a place to belong.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Delegation Returns to Southeast Asia

BANGKOK - Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Commander-in-Chief Tim Borland and a VFW delegation arrived in Thailand for the first leg...

VFW Proudly Sponsors Bataan Memorial Death March

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Marking its 13th consecutive year of support, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce it is the...