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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.

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


Happy Birthday Army ... and to the Standard You Bear!


VFW Remembers D-Day


VFW Salutes LGBTQ+ Military Service to the Nation


The Cost of War


Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes With 1 Million American Flags


Idaho Teacher Named 2022 VFW Teacher of the Year


VFW Commemorates Armed Forces Day


VFW Applauds Navy for Decision to Name Future Ship After Hero


VFW Mourns the Passing of Allen 'Gunner' Kent


VFW Commends Senate for Reaching Deal on PACT Act