Welcome to The Yonkers City Post 1666 VFW
Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award HONORING THOSE WHO TEACH recognizes classroom teachers for promoting citizenship education. Three teachers, one from each level (grades K-5, 6-8 & 9-12) are selected
Each year the the Yonkers City Post 1666 VFW selects emergency medical technicians, law enforcement and firefighter personnel to receive Public Servant Awards.
Coming home doesn't mean the battle is over. With over 10 times the amount of veterans lost to suicide than to combat operations in the same time period, there has never been a more important time to TAKE A STAND and DO something to support our veterans!! If you or someone you know is suffering from PTSD, we have people that have shared a similar experience and are ready to help.
Comrades,For those Veterans who do not have Veteran ID. Great for many reasons. Please click on the link below for details.
Jim McGovernCommander "All American" Post 1666
Local Veteran gets Recognized in Hometown.
...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.
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln