WELCOME TO POST 5265 PVT. ALLEN J. BECK JR.

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
 
As yesterday's defenders of freedom, we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.  Our common bond is the battlefield, whether it is service in the Persian Gulf, Korea, Kosovo, the war on terrorism or peace-keeping expeditionary campaigns. Your courage and sacrifice have made a difference in preserving and defending world peace.


Announcements

Time to Renew Memberships! Veterans - check your renewal date | Auxiliary - pay dues online or place dues in Aux mail box by coat rack at main entrance | Social - see server to get your 2022 card
 
Live Music! Oct 30 7-10 pm Acoustic Moose in the Canteen for Members & their guests - wear your costume
 
VFW Scholarships! Voice of Democracy & Patriot's Pen Essays are due to the Post by Oct 31
VFW Auxiliary Continuing Education Scholarship due to National Auxiliary by Feb 15
 
Northeastern Honor Bus! Veterans sign up by Nov 5 for bus trip to Washington DC with Northeastern High School on Nov 20. click for application

Chicken BBQ! Nov 6 10:30 am until sold out. Pre-ordering is recommended by Nov 2. 1/2 Chicken, baked potato, roll & butter $8 pre-order/$9 day of. All orders are pay at pick up. To order: 717-225-4010 or online (if you do not get an email confirmation, your order did not go thru - call 225-4010) 

Hours Canteen: Sun-Thurs 11 am - 10 pm, Fri-Sat 11 am - 12 am / Kitchen 11 am - 9:30 pm
 
Hiring Bartenders, Servers - application available on website, phone app or see your server.
 
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As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

Post News

Important Info for Post5265 Members

Streets Renamed

The intersecting streets where our Post sits have recently been renamed.

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Boback Conducts Public Hearing on Restructuring of DMVA and Veterans Programs

TUNKHANNOCK – Rep. Karen Boback majority chairman of the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee conducted a public hearing on Tuesday morning highlighting the potential restructuring of the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) and certain programs that the department administers.

Coraopolis VFW To Host Honor Parade Sept. 11

In recognition to those who served or are serving in the military during the Afghanistan conflict, VFW Keith-Holmes Post 402 will be hosting an honor parade starting 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 11, that will run from Thorn Run to Broadway in Coraopolis. Immediately afterwards, a celebration slated to include live music and food trucks will take place near the post home on Mill Street.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Urges Navy to Honor Hero

WASHINGTON - In a letter sent to the Office of the Secretary of the U.S. Navy, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) National Commander M...

A Haircut at Sport Clips or a Text Before Nov. 13 Can Help A Hero Go Back to School

GEORGETOWN, Texas - Sport Clips Haircuts kicks off its Help A Hero veteran scholarship campaign today to benefit scholarships for ...

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