434 Third Street

Youngstown, NY

About VFW






Our Mission:  

  • To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts 
  • To serve our veterans, the military, and our communities 
  • To advocate on behalf of all veterans


Our Vision:  

  • Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.


Our Core Values:  

  • Always put the interests of our members first
  • Treat donors as partners in our cause
  • Promote patriotism
  • Honor military service
  • Ensure the care of veterans and their families
  • Serve our community
  • Promote a positive image of the VFW
  • Respect the diversity of veteran opinions


Post Officers

Commander

Ed Jackson

Senior Vice Commander

Mike Williams

Junior Vice Commander

Maria Schumacher

Quartermaster

Lance Dickinson

Adjutant

​Will Hartley