NEWS

This tab contains Post News, Department News and National Organization News.  It also contains a  Calendar showing Post 9676, District 2, New Mexico Department and National Organization Events and you can read Announcements. 

Monthly Meeting Are Again Face to Face

Back to normal Face to Face Monthly Meetings


Student Scholarships Available Daniel D Fernandez VFW Post 9676 Encourages Students to Compete for VFW Scholarships

Daniel D Fernandez VFW Post 9676 Encourages Students to Compete for VFW Scholarships. All High School students are invited to submit their Voice of Democracy audio essays. All Middle School students are invited to submit their Patriot Pen essays.


VFW Recruitment News

Post 9676 again Recruiting New Members


Planned Future Food & Hygiene Products Drive

VFW Post 9676 is planning to sponsor a "Food & Personal Hygiene Products Drive" to Benefit Valencia County Residents in October 2021.


VFW Post 9676 Launches New Website

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9676 Launched its New Website and is Looking for Website Sponsors or Donations


September 2022 Department Newsletter

Official Publication of the Department of New Mexico Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary


August 2022 DVS Newsletter

The monthly newsletter of the New Mexico Dept. of Veterans Services


July 2022 DVS Newsletter

The monthly newsletter of the New Mexico Dept. of Veterans Services


June 2022 DVS Newsletter

The monthly newsletter of the New Mexico Dept. of Veterans Services


May 2022 Department Newsletter

Official Publication of the Department of New Mexico Veterans of Foreign Wars and Auxiliary


VFW Department of New Mexico Foundation

VFW Department of New Mexico Foundation is committed to provide support to veterans, active duty military personnel, their families, and their communities through programs, projects and education. All proceeds will be donated to the VFW Department of New Mexico Foundation an IRS 501(c)(3) non-profit.


Reintegration Program

Goodwill Homeless Veterans' Reintegration Program


New Toll Free Number

VA Has New Toll-Free Number to Call When Seeking Non-VA Emergency Room Treatment


Click on the title below to read the full article on the VFW National website.

It's National VFW Day!


VFW Asks for Deeper Dive on Veteran Suicide


Happy Birthday US Air Force!


Wounded Warrior Project Awards Grant to VFW Pre-Discharge Claims Services


Until They are All Accounted For


Unidos: VFW Commemorates National Hispanic Heritage Month Observance


Where Were You on 9/11?


VFW Action Alert: Eliminate Unjust Offset for Chapter 61 Retirees


VFW Youth Contest Prizes Grow as Deadline Approaches


Peace in the Pacific: Remembering V-J Day


Leaving Afghanistan - One Year Later


VFW Foundation Names New Executive Director


VFW Announces Service Officer Accreditation Training Scholarship


More Than 170 Veterans Receive VFW, Sport Clips Scholarships


VFW's Campaign to Highlight Members Wins International Honor


Applications Open for 2023 VFW-SVA Legislative Fellowship


VFW Celebrates as Landmark PACT Act is Signed into Law


VFW Remembers Thomas J. Tradewell


Happy Birthday US Coast Guard!


VFW Commemorates Hard Fought Win as Senate Finally Passes 'PACT Act'


VFW Action Alert: Demand the PACT Act Passes!


VFW Expresses Outrage Over Senators Failing to Advance PACT Act


We Remember: Commemorating the End of the 'Forgotten War'


VFW Elects First Iraq War Veteran to Lead Organization


Texas Veteran Becomes New VFW National Adjutant General


VFW, Humana Food Insecurity Campaign Raises 1 Million Meals


VFW Action Alert: No More Delays, Pass the PACT Act Now!


Past National Commander Clifford G. Olson Jr. Passes at 89


Post Members Find Support While Working as a Team


The VFW National Convention Returns to Kansas City


Kansas City Barbeque Society Joins with the VFW to Spread Patriotism and Love of Barbeque as America's Cuisine


VFW Action Alert: Include the Major Star Act in the FY23 NDAA


All In the Same Boat


Veterans Organizations Comment on Halt to VA's Asset and Infrastructure Review Process


VFW Remembers Woody Williams


VFW and EagleRider Deliver Discounts to Members


VFW 2022 Voice of Democracy Winners Attend Spirit of America Youth Leadership Program at Freedoms Foundation at Valley Forge


Louisiana Post Receives 2022 National Community Service Award


VFW Celebrates Victory for Veterans as 'PACT Act' Passes in Senate


VFW Members Gain Access to TruHearing's Network and Savings


Happy Birthday Army ... and to the Standard You Bear!


VFW Remembers D-Day


VFW Salutes LGBTQ+ Military Service to the Nation


The Cost of War


Ace Hardware Honors Fallen Heroes With 1 Million American Flags


Idaho Teacher Named 2022 VFW Teacher of the Year


VFW Commemorates Armed Forces Day


VFW Applauds Navy for Decision to Name Future Ship After Hero


VFW Mourns the Passing of Allen 'Gunner' Kent


VFW Commends Senate for Reaching Deal on PACT Act


Announcements

Valencia County News-Bulletin 
Veterans Day is a day set aside to acknowledge those men and women who have served and are presently serving in all branches of the U.S. Military in defense of our country and in preservation of our freedoms.  The Valencia County News-Bulletin will again honor Valencia County Veterans and active duty Valencia County service members by posting their photographers in the News-Bulletin's Veterans Day Section to be published on Thursday, November 11, 2022.  Please consider honoring your veterans or active duty service member by submitting a photograph.  If you have already submitted a photo and information for your veteran or active duty service member, the News-Bulletin has them on file and will publish them again this year.  The deadline to submit photos will be announced.
  
Due to Coronavirus COVID-19 meeting restrictions being relaxed, we are again able to meet face to face.  Our Monthly Meetings are held on every 2nd Wednesday of the each month, starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Yellow building at the entrance to Daniel D Fernandez Memorial Park at 1201 State Hwy 314 in Los Lunas. 
 
  


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OUR MISSION

Our mission statement is "to foster camaraderie among United States  veterans of overseas conflicts and to serve our veterans, the military, and our communities and advocate on behalf of all veterans."