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.

VFW Remembers D-Day

VFW Acknowledges Pride Month

VFW Commemorates Memorial Day

VFW Commemorates Armed Forces Day

VFW Troubled by Reports of Veterans Moved for Profit

Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes with 1 Million American Flags

Winners of VFW Publication Contest Announced

VFW Hosts Second Annual Day of Service

BURGER KING® to Give Back to Veterans this Month

VFW Commemorates Asian American Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

VFW Honored as Gold Stevie® Award Winner in American Business Awards®

VFW Asks Speaker of the House to Honor the Promises of the PACT Act

The Washington Post Editorial Board Wants Veterans to Forfeit Earned Benefits

VFW Commemorates National Vietnam War Veterans Day

VFW Announces Top Teachers in National Contest

VFW Delegation Returns to Southeast Asia

VFW Proudly Sponsors Bataan Memorial Death March

Boozman Receives VFW Congressional Award

VFW Continues to Press Congress to Pass Legislation Positively Impacting Veterans, Service Members

Longtime Veterans Advocate to Lead VFW National Veterans Service

VFW Crowns 2023 National Youth Scholarship Winners

VFW to Deliver 2023 Priority Goals on Capitol Hill

VFW Names First Post-9/11 Veteran to Lead Washington Office

VFW Commemorates Women's History Month

VFW Legislative Conference App Now Available

Leading Veterans Service Organizations Release Annual Report Ahead of White House Budget Release

VFW National Commander Visits Troops in Poland

VFW Commemorates National Black History Month

VFW Urges POTUS to Support Repeal of Concurrent Receipt Policy

Sport Clips Haircuts Donates Another $1.5M for Help A Hero Veterans' Scholarships

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

VFW Joins Navy Secretary in Ceremony Honoring Hero

New VFW Initiative to Safeguard Toxic-Exposed Veterans

VFW, SVA Name 2023 Student Veteran Finalists for Legislative Fellowship

VFW Announces Annual Publications Contest

Happy Holidays From the VFW

Happy Birthday US Space Force!

Marking Milestones in Iraq

VFW Action Alert: Last Chance for Congress to Support Veterans this Year

VFW Remembers Pearl Harbor

'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'