The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9785 and Ladies Auxiliary
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9785 and Ladies Auxiliary of Eagle River received the VFW National Outstanding Community Service Post Award at the VFW National Convention July 23 in Reno, Nev. The award was presented during an invitation-only reception.
The post was one of just 68 nationwide to receive the award. Criteria are set by the VFW State Headquarters for recognizing posts’ community service work in local areas.
VFW Commander-in-Chief Richard L. De Noyer praised the honorees.
“Through our community service program, we help build a better, stronger America, and we fulfill our commitment to serve America’s veterans and their families,” De Noyer said.