WELCOME TO DEPARTMENT OF RHODE ISLAND

One Capital Hill Providence RI. 02908

As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group. Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.

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As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

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The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

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VFWRI Youth Scholarships Due to Posts Oct. 31st

ALL STUDENTS: Please if you have not submitted an application for the High School, Voice of Democracy or the Middle School, Patriots Pen Scholarships, please see flyer for details. All submissions must be submitted by Oct. 31st, 2023. If you do not know what Post is closest to you, please email abndora@aol.com. As the Youth Scholarship Chair, she can assist you with whatever you may need.

ADJ's/ QM's Monthly Meeting

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National News

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VFW Action Alert: Claim Sharks Are Illegal

Claim Shark companies have made statements that they aren't breaking the law because they don't charge fees for "preparing" veterans' claims. Claim...

VFW Washington Conference App Now Available

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - With its 2024 Washington Conference just weeks away, the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) has launched its update...

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