Membership

Veterans

ELIGIBILITY

The VFW welcomes all who meet our eligibility criteria. It is through service to this country that our membership has earned their elite status.
If you have received a campaign medal for overseas service; have served 30 consecutive or 60 non-consecutive days in Korea; or have ever received hostile fire or imminent danger pay, then you are eligible.

The basic requirements are:

  • Citizen of the United States

  • Have an honorable discharge from the US Armed Forces, or

  • Be currently deployed in the US Armed Forces, or

  • Be on active duty in the US Armed Forces, and have a previous deployment.

See world map below for locations of foreign service and earned medals that provide eligibility for membership. If interested in membership, click the button below or come into the post and fill out an application in person.

Auxiliary

Become a member of the Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States! We have wonderful programs involving local, district, state and national levels of our organization. Be a volunteer and join us!

THOSE ELIGIBLE FOR MEMBERSHIP

  • Wives/husbands

  • Widows(ers)

  • Mothers/fathers

  • Foster and stepmothers/stepfathers (who have performed the duties of parent)

  • Grandmothers/grandfathers

  • Daughters/sons

  • Granddaughters/grandsons

  • Foster and stepdaughters/stepsons (who attained that status prior to the age of sixteen and for whom the duties of parent were performed)

  • Sisters/brothesr, half sisters/half brothers, foster and step sisters/stepbrothers (who attained that status prior to age sixteen)

  • …of persons who were or are eligible for membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States. Members must be citizens of the United States and at least 16 years old​