VFW Post 7108 District 20

Our Post is located in northwest Bexar County andour address is 8795 FM 1560 San Antonio TX 78254. We have approximately 450 VFW members and 75 Ladies Auxiliary members. We are a benevolent veteran service organization

Direct community involvement is a major VFW priority,with our main goal; to help veterans in need and to work with our Local, State and National elected officials on Veterans issues.Our members help raise funds for the Wounded Warrior Support Center and five Fisher Houses located in San Antonio, Texas.Our second major goal is to foster patriotism in the community. We do this by working with local youth groups. Our Post sponsors three local Boy Scouts units. We also provide a meeting area for a local 4-H group.Our Post grounds provide a practice area for local AYSO soccer and Pee Wee Football groups. Our Post supports JROTC Units at O'Connor, Brandeis, Taft, and Marshall High Schools as well asthe University of Texas at San Antonio AFROTC Det. 842 unit.We also support three organizations that meet regularly in our facility; the Helotes Trail Dusters, the Viet Nam Legacy Motor Cycle Club and the UTSA Students Veterans Association.

Each year our Post awards over $1500.00 in scholarship awards to local students. We do this through our VFW's Youth Scholarship programs Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Penyouth essay contests. We invite localschool students to participate in these essay contests wherelocal Post winners advance to the VFW District 20 contests. There, additional scholarship funds may be awarded. The VFW supports the National Home for Children in Eaton Rapids, Michigan the home to orphaned or single parent children of VFW or Ladies Auxiliary members.

The VFW is a unique organization.Our eligibility is based on an individual having an honorable discharge from one of the branches of the Armed Forces and who has served a period of time in a designated combat area, awarded a campaign medal or award and substantiated by a DD-214 or other authorized documentation. Post dues are $35.00 annually and Life Membership is available with the cost based by your age at the time of purchase. We are an open Post and welcome everyone soplease feel free to visitor contact us at phone number 210-688-9312 or e-mail; post7108@gmail.com.

Thank you
Roland Webber
Commander VFW Post 7108