District 1 Surgeon/Service Officer update regarding 2019-20 VA Events:

Please note all the upcoming events from North Texas VA (Dallas, Bonham and Fort Worth):

Please contact Volunteer Services, if you have any questions about these events

Monday, Oct 14                Veterans Benefit Golf Tournament

Thursday, Oct 17               Bonham Homeless Stand Down

Monday, Nov 4                  Fort Worth OPC Veterans Day Distribution of Gifts

Wednesday, Nov 6          Dallas Veterans Day Distribution of Gifts

Thursday, Nov 7                Dallas Homeless Stand Down (7am-2pm)

Thursday, Nov 7                Bonham Veterans Day Distribution of Gifts

Nov 18-20                            Dallas Holiday Decorating

Nov 19-21                            Fort Worth Holiday Decorating

Thursday, Nov 21              Fort Worth Homeless Stand Down (9am – 1 pm)

Nov 20-22                            Bonham Holiday Decorating

Opening Day Dec 2          Dallas Patient Gift Shop

Dec 3-6                                 Bonham Patient Gift Shop (Harper Hall)

Thursday, Dec 5                Fort Worth Volunteer Holiday Party

Monday, Dec 9                  Bonham Volunteer Holiday Party

Tuesday, Dec 10                Dallas Volunteer Holiday Party

Wednesday, Dec 11         Dallas Pack and Deliver Patient Holiday Bags

Thursday, Dec 12              Bonham Pack and Deliver Patient Holiday Bags

Thursday, Jan 2                 Retrieval of Holiday Decorations at all sites

Monday, April 13              Bonham Annual Volunteer Banquet

Tuesday, April 14              Fort Worth Annual Volunteer Banquet

Thursday, April 16            Dallas Annual Volunteer Banquet

Tuesday, June 23              Bonham Pre-4th of July Cookout (11am -1pm VA Park and Harper Hall)

Wednesday, June 24       Dallas Pre-4th of July Cookout (11am-1 pm SCI MP Room)

Thursday, June 25            Fort Worth Pre-4th of July Cookout

New District 1 Webpage

This is the VFW Texas District 1 web page that is going online this month.

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

'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

Applications Open for 2023 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship

VFW Celebrates as Landmark PACT Act is Signed into Law

VFW Remembers Thomas J. Tradewell

Happy Birthday US Coast Guard!

VFW Commemorates Hard Fought Win as Senate Finally Passes 'PACT Act'

VFW Action Alert: Demand the PACT Act Passes!

VFW Expresses Outrage Over Senators Failing to Advance PACT Act

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

VFW Elects First Iraq War Veteran to Lead Organization

Texas Veteran Becomes New VFW National Adjutant General

VFW, Humana Food Insecurity Campaign Raises 1 Million Meals

VFW Action Alert: No More Delays, Pass the PACT Act Now!

Past National Commander Clifford G. Olson Jr. Passes at 89

Post Members Find Support While Working as a Team

The VFW National Convention Returns to Kansas City

Kansas City Barbeque Society Joins with the VFW to Spread Patriotism and Love of Barbeque as America's Cuisine

VFW Action Alert: Include the Major Star Act in the FY23 NDAA

All In the Same Boat

Veterans Organizations Comment on Halt to VA's Asset and Infrastructure Review Process

VFW Remembers Woody Williams

VFW and EagleRider Deliver Discounts to Members

VFW 2022 Voice of Democracy Winners Attend Spirit of America Youth Leadership Program at Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge

Louisiana Post Receives 2022 National Community Service Award

VFW Celebrates Victory for Veterans as 'PACT Act' Passes in Senate

VFW Members Gain Access to TruHearing's Network and Savings