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President Obama Signs VA Reform Bill Into Law

On Thursday, August 7, 2014 President Obama signed a $16.3 billion bill to overhaul the troubled Department of Veterans Affairs.

The Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014 is widely expected to address many of the problems that surfaced this spring regarding veterans’ access to medical care at VA facilities nationwide.

The $17 billion measure is […]

August 7th, 2014|Post News|

Your 2014-15 Francis E. Vinyard VFW Post 2749 Officers

Congratulations and good luck to the 2014-15 officers. Please step up and help them out whenever you can!

Post Officers


Ron Coleman

Sr. Vice Commander:

James Cook, Sr.

Jr. Vice Commander:

Leonard Wilson, Jr.


Richard Hamilton


Samuel Zollman

Judge Advocate:

Kenneth Ihrie


Jim Piepenbrok


John Garrett

Service Officer:

Jim McClure


Dennis Nester


1 yr:

Tom Seigel

2 yr:

Jerry Brady

3 yr:

George Klink

House Committee:

1 yr:

James Cook

2 yr:

Lewis Sloan

3 yr:

Ladies Auxiliary Officers


Sarah Faulkner

Sr. Vice President:

Jill Wilson

Jr. […]

June 27th, 2014|Post News|

Congratulations 2014 VFW Scholarship Winners!

Sydney Rodenbeck
Myra Mendenhall
Jaleighn Stull
Ashley Kretler
Shawna Carbone
Tiffani Wilson
John Schlichtenmyer
Dean Powers
Roger Christian
Jim Stull
David Grubb
Robert “Bobby” Blum

June 23rd, 2014|Post News|

South Milford Sandy Kofax Baseball Team Fundraiser

The South Milford Sandy Kofax baseball team will be selling meals the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of May, June, July and August to help with the cost of running the baseball program.

Meals will be $5-$6 and run from 5-7 pm or until we run out.

All proceeds go to the baseball program.

May 1st, 2014|Post News|

May and June 2014 Events

May 3rd: Shuffleboard 1 pm

May 18th: Flag graves

May 26th: Memorial Day Services

June 7th: Shuffleboard 1 pm

June 14th: Horseshoes 1:30 pm

May 1st, 2014|Post News|

Poppy Days in May

We will have Poppy Days on May 15th and 16th.

Please sign up and help make this a success.

May 1st, 2014|Post News|

Benefit Hayride October 19th

Hayride with proceeds benefiting Iraq, Afghanistan and Gulf War Vets

September 17th, 2013|Post News|

Changes to House Rules and Canteen Services Effective October 1, 2013

The House Committee, Trustees and Commander Coleman with Quartermaster Cook have decided on actions to change a couple of Club practices.

Beginning on October 1st, 2013, the use of shot glasses as drink tokens will cease. We will begin to use “Red” plastic tokens, good for one regular priced drink, beer or alcohol. The chip can […]

September 6th, 2013|Post News|

Dues to Increase on January 1st, 2014

As of January 1st, 2014, all dues will increase by $10.

Pay early and avoid the increase until next year!

September 6th, 2013|Post News|

Drawing for Life Memberships

As an incentive to pay early, VFW National is running a drawing for 15 Life Memberships.

All you have to do is pay your annual dues before November 30th, 2013 to be eligible. There will be two drawings, 11/15 and 12/31.

Remember also, our Post draws for 1 Life Membership each year. That’s two chances to win!!!

Pay early and you just may be our next […]

September 6th, 2013|Post News|