google-site-verification=yzG5X3wSoDwFeTsfDRRdFEScjS08yrFdZp86XRKWads



Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services

National VFW - 6/18/2017

On Tuesday and Wednesday, the VFW attended the quarterly meeting of the Defense Advisory Committee on Women in the Services (DACOWITS). Created in 1951 by then Secretary of Defense George C. Marshall, DACOWITS provides advice and recommendations to the Secretary of Defense on matters and policies relating to the recruitment, retention, treatment, employment, integration, and well-being of women in the armed forces. This meeting’s topics included: assignments to key development positions; pregnancy and parenthood survey data; gender integration; physiological gender differences; and an update on the "Marines United” situation, provided by Brigadier General William H. Seely III and attended by Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps General Glenn M. Walters. Learn more about DACOWITS

 

Post News

Important Info for Post1393 Members

VFW News and Publications

Newsletter coming soon!

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

R.A.C.E. Suicide Prevention Training

Register Today at www.RACESuicidePrevention.us - Training Begins July 6, 2021

Hogs For Heroes - Accepting applicants NOW for our last THREE Harleys to be gifted in July-Sept. 2021!

Application Period Opens 5-22–21 and Must be Postmarked by 6-12–21!

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Kicks Off Annual ThankBK Appreciation Week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is proud to announce the more than 1.5 million VFW and VFW Auxiliary members...

Uniting to Combat Hunger Targets 1 Million Meal Goal for 2021

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -