Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2018: American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates New Haven city, Connecticut Veterans: 3,039 (2018, survey) US Veteran population 18,611,432 7.5% NH Civilian population 18 years and over … Continue reading New Haven Veteran Census Data, U.S. Census Bureau
Are you a new VFW District commander? Did you realize the Order of Business is different from a Post? It was news to me too (MOP 112). Below is a … Continue reading VFW Order of Business-Districts (2019)
Ideas for Getting Completions for Connecticut’s All-State Post Commanders Contest by Charles M. PickettPublic Relations The Department of Connecticut Veterans of Foreign Wars All-State Post Commanders Contest recognizes achievement in … Continue reading VFW All-State Connecticut Program Reports
Created by the Veterans Coalition in Middletown, the One Sheet Read provides a lot of information for Connecticut National Guard members and military veterans. Thanks Service Officer Gabe!
by Charles M. PickettPublic Relations As the veteran population in the United States continues to decline, veteran service organizations really have to rethink their role and stature in America. I … Continue reading Responsible Downsizing and Vietnam Veteran Life Expectancy
UPDATE: 20190201 This by-law proposal M-13 was not accepted after the staff recommended rejection at the 2017 national convention; however, it went to a standing vote. (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uOwtBVJGtQQ). Subsequently, the VFWStore.org … Continue reading UPDATE THE VFW UNIFORM CAP: Proposed Amendment to the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Manual of Procedure and Ritual