2023 Election & Annual Life Member Meeting

Annual LIFE MEMBER Meeting, October 28, 2023
Veterans of Foreign Wars National Home
Eaton Rapids, Michigan 48827-9799

The National Home’s Annual Meeting of the corporation will be held in Eaton Rapids, Michigan at 9:00 a.m. EST on October 28, 2023, in accordance with the VFW National Home Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws, Bylaw Article 1, Section 5.

Purpose of the annual meeting

The purpose of the Annual Meeting is to certify the election of two trustees elected by the membership.   

Elections will take place for open positions in the National Home District 9 (Minnesota, Nebraska, North & South Dakota) and the National Home District 12 (California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon and Washington) for six-year terms both ending October 2029.


*Unless there is a full vote for Bylaw changes, which there is for 2023, only National Home life members whose VFW or VFW Auxiliary affiliation is in the National Home’s District 9 and District 12 will receive a ballot.  Ballots (which are emailed or texted) for District 9 and District 12 elections must be received at the VFW National Home by 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 27, 2023 per Article II, Section 4 of the VFW National Home Articles of Incorporation and Bylaws.

*In accordance with the National Home Bylaws Article II, Section 4 (listed on the National Home Website) when there is only one nominee for Trustee for a National Home District, a mail or electronic transmission ballot to life members of the affected district shall not be required and the Secretary of the corporation shall cast one ballot in writing for such nominee. 

​Please direct questions to:

Lynn Bloomer-Derby, Chief of Staff
3573 South Waverly Rd.
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827
(517) 663-7023

Click here for more information on becoming a VFW National Home Trustee.

View proposed Articles of Incorporation and Bylaw changes for 2023 election.

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General: 800-424-8360

3573 S Waverly Rd.
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827