ABOUT 1739

Our Mission
 
  • To foster camaraderie among United States Veterans of overseas conflicts.
  • To serve our Veterans, the military and our communities
  • To advocate on behalf of all Veterans.
 
 
Our Vision
 
Ensure that Veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of the great country.
 
 
 
Our Purpose
 
The purposes of the corporation are fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, educational, and are:
  1. to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members;
  2.  to assist worthy comrades;
  3.  to perpetuate the memory and history or our dead, and to assist their surviving spouses and orphans;
  4. to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws;
  5. to foster true patriotism;
  6. to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom;
  7. to preserve and defend the United States from all enemies.
 
 
Our Core Values
 
  • Always put the interests of our Members first
  • Treat Donors as partners in our cause
  • Promote patriotism
  • Honor military service
  • Ensure the care of Veterans and their families
  • Serve our communities
  • Promote a positive image of the VFW
  • Respect the diversity of Veteran opinions