To be eligible to join the VFW, or Veterans of Foreign Wars, a person must be a U.S. citizen who has served in the military honorably in an overseas conflict, received a campaign medal for overseas service, served 60 nonconsecutive or 30 consecutive days in Korea, or received imminent danger or hostile-fire pay.How to transfer VFW membership?
Completed membership application, proof of eligibility and payment of annual dues must be sent to the Department Treasurer. Fill out a VFW Auxiliary Membership/Member Transfer Application or contact us for more information.Is VFW a charitable organization?
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) was chartered by Congress (Title 36 USC Chapter 2301) on May 28, 1936. The VFW is a non-profit organization, which means it receives no United States funding through taxes and only is supported by charitable donations.