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VFW (District 1) Thanksgiving Feed

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Attention Veterans, families and community members. The VFW (District 1) is hosting a Community Thanksgiving Feast November 28th. Come join the VFW and your fellow Veterans for a great Turkey meal. Date/Time: November 28th from 11am-2pmLocation: VFW (Post 501) 4747 W. Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80204   Have a safe and wonderful Thanksgiving holiday! Return […]

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2019 Presidential Proclamation on Veterans Day

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On November 11, Americans commemorate the service, sacrifice, and immeasurable contributions of our Nation’s veterans who have proudly worn our country’s uniform to defend and preserve our precious liberty.  As we celebrate Veterans Day, we pause to recognize the brave men and women who have fearlessly and faithfully worked to defend the United States and our freedom.  […]

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NATIONAL HIRE A VETERAN DAY (July 25th)

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Every day, hundreds of our military personnel leave the service in search of civilian employment. On July 25, National Hire A Veteran Day reminds employers to consider veterans to fill their open positions. As highly trained, qualified individuals, they’re ideal for numerous trades. Legislation protects separating servicemen and women as they enter the civilian workforce. […]

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PTSD Awareness Day 2019

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PTSD Awareness Day is observed every year on June 27th. PTSD stands for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and is a condition that many veterans and non-veterans alike suffer. PTSD can occur when someone experiences or witnesses a traumatic event. This condition wasn’t always understood properly by the medical or military community, and Department of Defense press releases often […]

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Memorial Day – Remember the Fallen: Dedicate a Poppy

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Remember the Fallen – The Online Poppy Memorial pays tribute to the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our nation. Anyone is welcome to dedicate a poppy. Once you’ve personalized your poppy, it will join all the others in the memorial. Click Here to Dedicate a Poppy! – USAA #HonorThroughAction The Poppy StoryFrom the […]