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.

Winners of Publications Contest Announced

VFW Salutes Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage

VFW Teams Up with Project K-9 Hero to Honor Military Dogs

Kris Wright Honors Ron Hornaday Jr. and Veterans of Foreign Wars with Throwback Scheme for Darlington

VFW Kicks Off Inaugural Day of Service

VFW Applauds VA Recognizing Presumptive Conditions, Continues to Urge Passing of Toxic Exposure Bill

Jon Stewart, Other Veteran Advocates Join VFW in a 'Call on Congress' for PACT Act

VFW Commemorates National Borinqueneers Day

VFW Opens Annual Youth Patriotic Scholarship Contests

VFW Commemorates End of Gulf War, Celebrates its Veterans

VFW Names 2022 National Youth Scholarship Winners

VFW Action Alert: The Senate Must Pass the Honoring Our PACT Act

VFW Commemorates National Vietnam War Veterans Day

VFW Elects 20-year Army Veteran as Quartermaster General

VFW Joins Guitars 4 Vets in Reaching Veterans with Music

VFW to Host Virtual 2022 Parade of Winners

VFW-Supported Toxic Exposure Bill Passes in the House

VFW Calls on Congress to Pass Bills and Finally Address the Needs of Veterans

VFW to Deliver 2022 Priority Goals to Congress at US Capitol

VFW Celebrates Women's History Month

TopCoat Signs on as Newest VFW Member Benefit

Join the Inaugural VFW Day of Service

Prominent VSOs Issue Independent Budget Recommendations for the VA

VFW Celebrates Black History Month

Join VFW and Humana in the Fight Against Food Insecurity

VFW Demands Accountability, Transparency in Afghanistan War Investigation

Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

VFW Names Former Top Enlisted Service Member as National Ambassador

VFW Action Alert: Do the Right Thing for Guard and Reserve Members

Sport Clips Haircut's Record-Breaking $1.55M Donation Makes Education Goals a Reality for Hundreds of Veterans

VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest

Together, VFW and Humana Provide More than 1 Million Meals in 2021

VFW Mourns the Passing of Past National Commander John Gwizdak

Season's Greetings from the VFW

VFW Remembers Former US Senator Johnny Isakson

Remembering the First End of the War in Iraq

Remembering Pearl Harbor 80 Years Later

VFW Remembers Bob Dole

VFW Commends DOD for Addressing Force-Wide Economic Challenges, Offers Support

VFW Joins Coalition to Help Afghan Evacuees

VFW National Commander Commends Administration's Actions on Toxic Exposure

What Does Veterans Day Mean to You?

BK® Supports Veteran Families in November

VFW Urges Navy to Honor Hero

A Haircut at Sport Clips or a Text Before Nov. 13 Can Help A Hero Go Back to School

Celebrating VFW Day

VFW Action Alert: Take Action Now

VFW Joins Other VSOs to Launch 9/11 Memorial Golf Fund

Applications Open for 2022 VFW, SVA Legislative Fellowship

VFW Pushes Formal Senate Investigation into Afghanistan Withdrawal