POST 2245

WELCOME TO VFW POST 2245

Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment

Our Post Honors the memory of Grayslake Native, Ronald A Hill, who was killed in action on 1 May 1969. Ron graduated from Grayslake High School and served with A Co,1st BN, 5th INF Regiment, 25th Infantry Division.

Our membership includes warriors from Korea to Afghanistan, and every branch of the military is represented except the Coast Guard.. 
 
We meet every other month in the even numbered months at the Grayslake Park District, 240 Commerce Drive, Grayslake, IL
 Grayslake Park District, 240 Commerce Dr., Grayslake


 
Sunday, September 24
12-5
ICE CREAM SOCIAL
VFW POST 4308
LAKE VILLA, IL

FUNDRAISER IN SUPPORT OF 
ILLINOIS VFW HOMELESS
VETERANS PROGRAM



 
 
 



 




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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 Post 2245 Members

2017 VFW National Commander in Chief

National Commander Keith Harman's Acceptance Speech. Video of Chief's speech. I was very impressed watching this.

UNMET NEEDS TOPS $2 MILLION

VFW Unmet Needs Program Tops $2 Million

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW National Commander Opposes Flag Disrespect

WASHINGTON – The national commander of America’s largest and oldest major combat veterans organization is raising his voi...

Happy Birthday VFW

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – This Friday marks 118 years since 13 Spanish-American War veterans gathered in ...

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OUR MISSION

"That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies."