For more than 100 years, the VFW Auxiliary has been fulfilling its original objectives by supporting the Veterans of Foreign Wars, serving veterans, active-duty military and their families, and spreading patriotism nationwide.
Our members have volunteered millions of hours, donated millions of dollars and honored hundreds of thousands of veterans. Volunteer with us and celebrate the freedoms we enjoy in America.
Eligibility Requirements for VFW Auxiliary Membership:
Members must be citizens of the United States or a United States National, and at least 16 years old.
Those eligible are:
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.
Step and adopted parents, children, siblings (and half-siblings), grandparents and grandchildren are considered the same as biological parents, children siblings, grandparents and grandchildren and may join the VFW Auxiliary under their VFW eligible veteran.
Proof of service is required for eligibility and must be obtained by the applicant.
Information on a veteran's service record can be obtained by contacting:
National Archives and Records Administration
Online: Veterans Service Records;