POST 5290

WELCOME TO VFW POST 5290

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
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.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.
 

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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.

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CHECKPOINT

Checkpoint is an award-winning newsletter published six times a year in January, March, May, July, September and November. Its purpose is to provide VFW Department, District and Post leaders with information to enhance their job performance and furnish them with a more comprehensive understanding of the organization. Correspondence can be sent to the editor at VFW National Headquarters.

Conyers VFW quartermaster recalls his days in Vietnam

Statewide News

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Military Family Caucus and Summit

Military Family Caucus and Summit at the National Infantry Museum in Columbus, Georgia.

Post Membership

Let’s join State Commander Attaway in congratulating Post Commander Rick Callahan and the members of Kermit Chambers VFW Post 7402

National News

Important info from National VFW

Crescent City Veterans Community is a Great Support System

Tucked away in the Gentilly neighborhood of New Orleans lives a group of recovering veterans who help each other. That is...

VFW, GAH Host Second Annual A Day to Change Direction

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Leading the national effort to change the barrier surrounding mental health,

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OUR MISSION

That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies.
 
Here at VFW Post 5290,  Our Mission is to foster camaraderie among United States Veterans of Overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on the behalf of all veterans. 

Our vision is to ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for their sacrifices they and their loved ones had made on behalf of this great country. 
 
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