WELCOME TO COLO GILA RIVERS

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
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.
 

Announcements

 The Auxiliary will be hosting a Hamburger  Sale on Friday,  April 23 starting at 3;00 PM. $5:00 price includes Cole Slaw and  trimmings 
 We will also have our Country Dance lessons at 12:00 noon by Charley and Russ. 
 
  April 16th will be the last band Day for the regular season, Keep checking the Announcements for upcoming activities.
 
The Post will be hosting The VFW District 1 convention on April 17 from 11:AM 0n.
 
 On May First The VFW Celebrates Loyalty Day to honor all of our volunteers that assist us on our Mission.  More details will be forthcoming.
 
Looking for volunteers during the off season to do work around the Post, any help will be appreciated, There will be more information forthcoming,
 

 
Thank you all:
 
  Tony Castro
House Committee Chairman

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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.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

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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National News

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OUR MISSION

That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies.
 
 

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