Reasons to become a member of the VFW Auxiliary: VFW Auxiliary Facts Leaflet 2015-2016

The VFW Auxiliary started with a small group of women who wanted to serve veterans. Today, we have nearly 465,000 members representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Help us grow by asking someone you know to join us and help us serve veterans and their families, active-duty military and their families, and promote patriotism across our great nation.

VFW Auxiliary Members:

Must be citizens of the United States or a United States National, and at least 16 years old.
Those eligible are:
Husband/Wife
Widower/Widow
Father/Mother
Grandfathers/Grandmothers
Sons/Daughters
Grandsons/Granddaughters
Brothers/Sisters
Of persons who were or are eligible for membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.

Those eligible for membership in the VFW are those that have received a campaign medal for overseas service; have served 30 consecutive or 60 non-consecutive days in Korea; or have ever received hostile fire or imminent danger pay.

Proof of service is required for eligibility and must be obtained by the applicant.

Please fill out attached Membership Application and give to your local VFW Auxiliary: VFW Auxiliary New Member Application (Revised August 2015)

Recruiting brochure order form: 2015-2016 Brochure Order Form – FILLABLE

Bright Ideas to recruit March 2015: Bright Ideas – Just One Campaign – Janet Hauth, Pennsylvania (Ladies Auxiliary VFW Magazine, March 2015)

Bright Ideas to recruit July 2015: Bright Ideas – Growing Membership – Everyone Is A Recruiter – Aletha Jeter, Texas (Ladies Auxiliary VFW Magazine, July 2015)

National Recruiter Trainer Letter: Position Description for VFW Auxiliary National Certified Recruiter Trainer