Upcoming Events

  • Post meeting: 16 Oct, 7:30 pm (Veterans Day preparations) Belltown Firehouse
  • State Commander, David Green Testimonial Dinner, Rocky Hill 20 October
  • Stamford Schools/Local Veterans Day events:
    • Stamford HS: Wednesday, November 6th at 11:15 am
    • AITE: Thursday, November 7th at 8:00 am 
    • The Residence at Summer Street: Thursday, November 7th at 12:00 pm 
    • Westhill HS:  Friday, November 8th at 8:00 am
    • Turn of River MS: Friday, November 8th at 8:30 am
    • Rogers International School: Friday, November 8th at 11:00 am
    • Stamford Veterans Park Partnership Gala Event, Thursday, 7 November.
  • St. Mary Church Veterans Mass and Dinner, 9 November, 5:30 pm
  • Veteran's Day: Nov 11th (Parade, 11/11 Ceremony, Veterans Memorial Park opening)

Useful Links


CT Department Newsletter

Veterans Memorial Park

Connecticut Fallen Star Memorial

VFW Fact Sheet

VFW Action Corps Weekly

Connecticut State Department of Veterans Affairs


Post News

Important Info for Post9617 Members

Veterans Day Parade

Ted Ogonek - Parade Grand Marshal

Veterans Mass

Veterans Mass and Dinner at St. Mary

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Brookfield Scout of the Year

Brookfield CT VFW Post Names Brookfield Scout of the Year

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

Department of Connecticut at National Convention

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Post 6786 First Site in Innovative Initiative Giving Veterans Access to VA Health Services Close to Home

Andover, Mass. and Kansas City, Mo. (October 16, 2019) - For the first time ever, U.S. veterans will be able to receive U.S. Department of Veteran'...

Getting a Haircut at Sport Clips Haircuts Now Through Veterans Day Can Help A Hero

GEORGETOWN, Texas - Getting a haircut now through Veterans Day will support servic...


Keep up-to-date on how the VFW is working to improve the quality of life for veterans, service members & their families and the community.


Join us as brothers and sisters of America to preserve the rights of veterans and support each other as only those who share in the camaraderie forged by conflict can.