VFW Calabash Post #7288 will be collecting for Toys 4 Tots. The 2023 campaign runs from now until Dec. 15th. These collections of new, unwrapped toys assist children ages 2-14. The collection box is in the Canteen. Please note: any toys dropped off after Dec 15 will be taken to Brunswick Family Assistance or a local church.
VFW Calabash Post #7288 next members meeting is Monday, November 27, at 6:00 p.m.
VFW Calabash Post #7288 next auxiliary members meeting is Monday, December 11, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.
VFW Calabash Post #7288 Auxiliary will host the Christmas Craft Fair on Saturday, December 2, 2023 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm (rain or shine). Besides a bunch of great crafters, there will be a Bake Sale Table, a Raffle Table and Refreshments will be available at reasonable prices. For table/space rental or additional information contact Chairman Cathy Milstead at 910-547-3892 or email@example.com
The canteen will be closed on Christmas Day, December 25, 2023.
Bowling is back at Post #7288!!! Information and sign-up sheet are in the Post Canteen. Come, join in and have some fun!!! Contact Margie Sears, firstname.lastname@example.org, with any questions.
If you’re a Veteran having thoughts of suicide or concerned about one, reach 24/7 crisis support through the new Veterans Crisis Line (VCL) number: Dial 988, then Press 1. Veterans will still be able to call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1 to connect with responders. The VCL will also still be available by chat (VeteransCrisisLine.net/Chat) and text (838255).
The PACT Act is a new law that expands VA health care and benefits for veterans exposed to burn pits and other toxic substances. VFW Accredited Service Officers are ready and waiting to help you avoid PACT Act scams and file your VA claim today absolutely free of charge. Select the PACT ACT button below for more information.
If you served at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune or Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) New River, North Carolina between August 1, 1953, and December 31, 1987, you may be eligible for disability and health care benefits. Before you hire a lawyer be sure to contact your Brunswick County Veterans Services at 910-253-2233.
A service of the VFW National Home for Children which serves as a living memorial to America's veterans by helping our nation's struggling military and veteran families. It is answered Monday through Friday between 8:00am and 4:30pm Eastern Time, except holidays. Messages left after hours are answered the next business day. You can also email us at email@example.com.
Can you help in providing rides to and from doctor appointments, rehab sessions, and shopping needs? Our members (and spouses) could use your assistance. Please contact Commander Milstead at 910-547-2725 to be added to the list!
If you have served in the U.S. Military, served in a combat zone and were honorably discharged, then you may be eligible to become a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Our programs support our service members while they are on the front line, as they are being discharged and long after they return. Your tax-deductible donation will be immediately directed to the VFW programs where your support is most urgently needed.
Monthly Members Meeting, August 28th, 6:00 pm
Monthly Auxiliary Meeting, September 11th, 6:00 pm
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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.
You were not alone over there. You are not alone now. There are 20 million veterans who would give their lives for you. Please don't take yours.