Massing of the Colors is SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13, @ 10:30 a.m. at the Organ Pavilion in Balboa Park.
School of Instruction is scheduled for OCTOBER 21 @ 9 a.m. at Lakeside VFW Post 5867. To meet the Department of California requirement for All-State, every Post must have at least the Commander, Quartermaster and (1) Trustee attend this training. Posts unable to meet this requirement must contact the Commander ASAP for a third SOI to be considered.
The mental health push is enormous for National, and they are encouraging Departments, Districts and Posts to get involved with one of the most important challenges among our veterans - PTSD.
National VFW "A Day to Change Direction" date was Sep. 15, however Posts may host an event associated with the National level effort at any time throughout the year and report the results to Lynn Rolf at Be sure to check the link above for a wealth of information, resources, and tools for you to use.