WELCOME TO VFW POST 9785

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.
 

Announcements

 

COMRADES and AUXILIARY


Lots going on this month.

Friday Steak Night and Sunday Breakfast begin - Looking for Cooks who would like to donate their time to help out on Friday and Sunday's.

The VFW works hand in hand with Sports Clips for HERO scholarships (E5s and Below)  SPORTS CLIPS is located in Wasilla and on Diamond Blvd.

Action Corps sends out weekly emails of what they are working on at National. Sign up to be an Action Corps Member and be in the know.

Voice of Democracy (VOD) and Patriots Pen (PP) Scholarship Programs Themes for 2022


School has started, Get your kids prepped to support these great awards. - Looking for data from students and teachers.

Teacher of the year - Anyone can put in a teacher.

Middle School Participants for PP- Theme (My Pledge to a Veteran) - Essay - Chance to win a $30K scholarship from National.

High School Participants for VOD- Theme (Why Is the Veteran Important?) essay and voice speech of essay. Chance to win a $30K scholarship from National.

Daily Draw - $1250

Gun Raffle - 10MM pistol


Monday -  Stop by and say hello to your favorite Bartender.  Texas Holdem in the basement. Monday Night Football Dallas at NY Giants. - Food provided by the Auxiliary. (Chicken Alfredo, caesar salad and garlic bread.)

Tuesday -  Tuesday Market going on from 1500 - 1900 hours. Stop by for a cold Brew.  

Wednesday - Whiskey Wednesday - Stop by and say hello to your favorite bartender. 

Thursday -  Thirsty Thursday - Stop by and have an ODD MAN RUSH Blonde, Enforcer, Oktoberfest or Coors light. Alaska 

Friday -  Stop by if you are in town and say hello to your favorite bartenders. Steak Night from 1800 to 2000 hours,

(Ken Speegle Crew)_  DJ Trichey playing 1930 - 2330

Saturday - Bloody Mary Bar w/ Breezie making up delicious Bloody Mary's. Stop by for College Football. 
Oct 1 Party hosted by DJ Trichey starting at 2100 - 0100. Event on FACEBOOK

Sunday - Baseball, NASCAR, NFL. 
Breakfast served from 1000 - 1230 (Ken Speegle Crew).

During Football Season. Post opens at 0900 for NFL Football. Bar opens at 1000.

Thank Alex Brown for the big screen TV that is up in the post now. 


 

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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.

Post News

Important Info for Post9785 Members

Last Week of Sept

Steak Night DJ Daily Drawing Gun Raffle Sports Clips Action Corps Teacher of the Year

Sept 19-25th

Steak Night Sunday Football and Breakfast Band

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

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National News

Important info from National VFW

It's National VFW Day!

WASHINGTON - Sept. 29 is National Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Day, celebrating one of the largest and most established organiza...

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...

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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.