Ladies Auxiliary VFW
The members of the Ladies Auxiliary to the Veterans of Foreign Wars serve the veterans of this country & our communities in honor of the sacrifices of every man and woman who has served in uniform.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - Cancer Aid & Research - Donations Update, Director Addie LaBauve - Check how your Conference matches up with the rest in donations to the Cancer Aid & Research fund! Keep up the good work, and learn some new fundraising techniques to help us reach our goal. The Cancer Aid & Research blog is ready for the reading.
Monday, November 4, 2013 - Americanism - American Pride, Director Jerri McBride - Wake up your American Pride - "Sisters, we can continue on our journey, or we can turn around, wake up our American Pride and build a bridge." Read the newest blog post on Americanism!
Friday, November 1, 2013 - Youth Activities - Making the Ladies Auxiliary Accessible to Today’s Youth, Director Christine Smith - Do you make a point to keep your Auxiliary accessible to today's youth? Social media can help in doing just that. Read all about it, and get started today!
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - Veterans & Family Support - Adopt-a-Unit, Director Deborah Tweet - Have you ever considered supporting our veterans by adopting a unit? Read this Veterans & Family Support blog post to find out how you can help!
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - Legislative - Survivor Benefits News, Legislative Program Director Joan Penney - You'll want to read this...Have you heard the latest news on the VFW's request to Congress? It's in regard to survivor benefits. Take a look!
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 - Hospital - It's November, Hospital Program Director Kathy Wewe - Show some gratitude this Veterans Day and Thanksgiving. Make plans to spend time with our veterans. A simple greeting card shows a veteran that you care!
Monday, October 14, 2013 - Americanism - Strive to be an Alert American, Americanism Program Director Jerri McBride - During this current national climate, it's especially important to stick together. Strive to be an Alert American, and read the latest Americanism Program blog post!
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - Chief of Staff / Extension - Communication, Chief of Staff / Extension Director Susan Simmons - Do you remember the 4 W's? Here's a hint: They can help you in communicating with Ladies Auxiliary members. Follow the tips in the latest blog post, and be well on your way to earning your Healthy Auxiliary Certificate!
VIDEO: Army Ranger believed to be unconscious salutes during Purple Heart ceremony.
Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - Youth Activities - Involving Youth in ALL Auxiliary Programs, Youth Activities Program Director Christine Smith - Boost your Auxiliary's vitality, and involve youth in all of your programs. Find out how right here.
Legislative Program - A Message from Director Joan Penney - Published on Sep 26, 2013 Learn more about the current events on Capitol Hill and how you can join the voice of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW to continue supporting our Veterans.
Celebrating America's Freedom Event - Vicksburg National Military Park - Published on Oct 3, 2013 The Ladies Auxiliary to the VFW welcomes you to join in the festivities for the upcoming Celebrating America's Freedom event on October 28, 2013. Catch a glimpse of the USS Cairo at the Vicksburg National Military Park here in this video!
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - Membership - Retain, Reinstate, Recruit, Membership Program Director Rita Byers - Remember, your Ladies Auxiliary must work as a TEAM to retain, reinstate, and recruit members! Read the latest in the Membership blog post.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - Historian - Department Historian Awards, National Historian Joyce Bilyeu - Department Historians - Don't Forget - National President Sissy Borel is making her way around the country. We want to see and hear all about those special visits! Read all about it in the latest Historian blog post. Follow the guidelines, and you just might win an award!
Monday, September 23, 2013 - Chief of Staff / Extension - Consolidating / Disbanding Auxiliaries, Chief of Staff / Extension Director Susan Simmons - Check out what Susan Simmons has to share on consolidating and disbanding Ladies Auxiliaries!
Friday, September 20, 2013 - Cancer Aid & Research - The Cancer Fact Sheet, Cancer Aid & Research Program Director Addie LaBauve - Have you checked out the Cancer Fact Sheet? If your answer is no, you should take a look. The Cancer Aid & Research Program blog post is where it's at!
Wednesday, September 18, 2013 - Americanism - Holiday Messages to American Alumni, Americanism Program Director Jerri McBride, How to Use Holidays as a Tool to Communicate Who We Are - Have you been searching for a way to spread the word about your Ladies Auxiliary? The new Americanism program blog post shares a few tips on how to do just that!