WELCOME TO RUSKIN MEMORIAL POST 6287

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

Our Commander is pleased to announce that our post is once again an All American Post!  We appreciate everyone that assisted with our various requirements, expecially for the major push by Brian Frank and Heather Bennington on membership.
 
7/4/2021 - 4th of July Celebration 12pm - Hamburgers and Hot Dogs provided, please bring a dish to pass!
 
7/12/2021 - Planning and House Committee Meeting
 
7/14/2021 - Member and Auxiliary Meeting 7PM
 
7/20/2021 - Veteran's Day Parade Meeting  7PM - Volunteers Needed
 
7/23/2021 - Unplugged with Eddie Stone & Co. 7PM - 10PM
 
7/31/2021 - Steak Dinner/Christmas in July 5:30PM - 7:00PM followed by entertainment by James Baker from 7:00PM - 11:00PM.
 
Note:  Please click on the events calendar below for all VFW Post 6287 activities, entertainment and events.
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Membership

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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.

Statewide News

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Help America's veterans by making a generous donation to the VFW. 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. Find out more ways to help America's veterans.

National News

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Louisiana VFW Post Receives National Community Service Award

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars is proud to announce that Cole-Miers VFW Post 3619 in DeRidder, Louisiana, was sel...

VFW Congratulates Nation's Top Scouts

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce the selection of the top state winners of its 2020 - 20...

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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.