No one does more for Veterans
State Commander
Dale Hoogeveen

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Celebrating 100 Years

Serving Minnesota Veterans, Active Duty Military, Their Families, and our Communities

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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"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 surviving spouses 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."

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

2022 Schedule of Conventions & Conferences

Mark your calendars for the 2022 Upcoming Schedule of Conventions and Conferences, included are a few for the year 2023.

State Convention June 8-12, 2022

The Department Convention is planned to take place June 8-12, 202 at the Kelly Inn, St Cloud - Granite will host. Details at a later date.

National News

Important info from National VFW

More Than 170 Veterans Receive VFW, Sport Clips Scholarships

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce that 172 service members and veterans were selected to ...

VFW's Campaign to Highlight Members Wins International Honor

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The VFW is pleased to announce its #StillServing campaign has been named the winner o...