WELCOME TO VFW POST 5290

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is a nonprofit veterans service organization comprised of eligible veterans and military service members from the active, guard and reserve forces. We welcome veterans from all generations to join our ranks and help carry out our mission. 

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.


 

JOIN THE VFW

Join us as brothers and sisters of America to preserve the rights of veterans and support each other as only those who share in the camaraderie forged by conflict can. 

Announcements

NEXT BUSINESS MEETING

October 13, 2022 
6:30p - 8:00p

* COME PARTICIPATE IN YOUR POST'S BUSINESS! *
For additional meeting information e-mail us at info@VFW5290.ORG 
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Post News

Important Info for Post5290 Members

VFW Post 5290 participated in Rockdale County Christmas Parade Saturday, Dec 4, 2021

Roosevelt McCombs

VFW Post 5290 American Flag Retirement Ceremony on NOV 13, 2021

Emory West, Roosevelt McCombs, and Howard Hendrickson

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Media post:

Media post: The VFW is aware of the Gabrielle Beutler arrest and charges. https://gbi.georgia.gov/press-releases/2022-08-17/gbi-makes-arrest-forgery-investigation Due to the ongoing investigation we cannot comment at this time. The VFW will continue to assist our Veterans and their families and be active in the community as always. Gabrielle Beutler has been relieved of her duties as Commander and current leadership is conducting business as always and here to support the community. Tony Dobbins State Adjutant, Georgia VFW

We Remember: Commemorating the End of the 'Forgotten War'

The VFW honors the service and sacrifice of US military men and women before and after the Korean War cease fire.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Asks for Deeper Dive on Veteran Suicide

WASHINGTON - Despite news reports of veteran suicide numbers at their lowest since 2006, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is urg...

Happy Birthday US Air Force!

WASHINGTON - On Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) joins in with our grateful nation in celebrating the bi...