One of the aims of the VFW is to foster patriotism in the youth of America and support education of military history and its impact on our nation. Each year, we recognize outstanding young leaders through the JROTC program for their contribution to our communities and support for our military and veteran communities.
2023-2024 Department JROTC Cadet of the Year: Carolynn Bruchman, Calumet High School, Sponsored by VFW Post 3900 in Calumet

The 2024-2025 VFW JROTC Program has been posted on the
2024-2025 Youth Activities Program page as part of that program

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

Gary Brown named VFW Michigan Member of the Year

Past Department Commander Ray Lopez presented Gary Brown with the VFW Department of Michigan Member of the Year Award at the organization's annual State Convention June 1, 2024.

VFW Michigan Riders Group shares Motorcycle Safety Tips

In preparation for riding season, VFW Michigan Riders Group Director Charlie Cline shares some tips on safety while operating a motorcycle this summer.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW National Commander Denounces Political Violence

WASHINGTON - "The democracy that we hold dear, the very democracy generations of American veterans have fought for and died to pro...

VFW Celebrates the 248th Birthday of America

WASHINGTON - On July 4, 248 years ago, the Second Continental Congress officially adopted the Declaration of Independence, but it ...