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  • 2015 ROTC & JROTC Awards

    2015 ROTC & JROTC Awards

    Last month (April 2015) our Post Commander Dan Wilson awarded 3 ROTC awards to students at Arizona State University, and 3 JROTC awards to students at Mesa High School and Campo Verde High School. ...

  • Mens Auxiliary Fundraiser - Cardon's Children Hospital

    Mens Auxiliary Fundraiser – Cardon’s Children Hospital

    Last August Mens Auxiliary Treasurer Matt Frakes had a fundraiser by accepting donations to have his hair cut, with the proceeds going to the Cardon Children’s Medical Center at Banner Hospital in Mesa. All those making a donation had the opportunity to attend the private “Shaving of the Head” ceremony, with those making a donation of $50 or more actually having the chance to take the clippers to Matt himself....

  • 2015 Scout of the Year - Dominic Kristich

    2015 Scout of the Year – Dominic Kristich

    We want to congratulate our Post 1760 Scout of the Year 2015, Dominic Kristich. He submitted an outstanding packet which highlights his achievements which include Vigil Honor with the Boy Scouts of America, Golden Scholar with the Gilbert Public Schools Academic Achievement Award, and volunteered with the Heavenly Threads Clothing Ministry in implementing marketing, merchandised products and assisting in transportation donations. ...

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Established in 1929, our establishment is one of the five oldest VFW posts in the state of Arizona. Our post’s namesake Joseph ‘Dode’ Morris is the second citizen in the city of Mesa’s history to be killed in action. Our post proudly continues to serve both our veterans and community. Learn more about the VFW, Post 1760 & our hall with taking an online tour by clicking >>here.

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Mens Auxiliary Fundraiser – Cardon’s Children Hospital

Mens Auxiliary Fundraiser - Cardon's Children Hospital

Last August Mens Auxiliary Treasurer Matt Frakes had a fundraiser by accepting donations to have his hair cut, with the proceeds going to the Cardon Children’s Medical Center at Banner Hospital in Mesa. All those making a donation had the opportunity to attend the private “Shaving of the Head” ceremony, with those making a donation of $50 or more actually having the chance to take the clippers to Matt himself.

15 Apr, 2015  Posted by Dan W   No Comments »
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2015 Scout of the Year – Dominic Kristich

2015 Scout of the Year - Dominic Kristich

We want to congratulate our Post 1760 Scout of the Year 2015, Dominic Kristich. He submitted an outstanding packet which highlights his achievements which include Vigil Honor with the Boy Scouts of America, Golden Scholar with the Gilbert Public Schools Academic Achievement Award, and volunteered with the Heavenly Threads Clothing Ministry in implementing marketing, merchandised products and assisting in transportation donations.

09 Apr, 2015  Posted by Dan W   No Comments »
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Mayor John Giles accepts Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness

Mayor John Giles accepts Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness

Melissa Randazzo (Mar 25, 2015). Mayor John Giles accepts Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness
City of Mesa: News. Retrieved from http://www.mesaaz.gov/Home/Components/News/News/82/


Mayor John Giles announced that he has accepted the Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness and introduced Councilmember Chris Glover and Councilmember Kevin Thompson as co-chairs of the initiative.

“I’m proud to join Mayors across the country as we work toward the important goal of honoring the service of our veterans by making sure all of them have a home to call their own,” Mayor John Giles said. “By focusing our resources and maximizing our communities’ commitment, we can end veteran homelessness in our community and our country.”

27 Mar, 2015  Posted by Dan W   Comments Off on Mayor John Giles accepts Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness
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85th Anniversary

85th Anniversary

The Mesa VFW | Dode Morris Post 1760 Celebrates

their 85th Anniversary serving Veterans

 

On Wednesday, November 19th the Mesa VFW had a small gathering to commemorate and celebrate the 85th continued years of service to veterans in the Mesa community.

01 Dec, 2014  Posted by Dan W   Comments Off on 85th Anniversary
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239th USMC Birthday Celebration Party

239th USMC Birthday Celebration Party

This year the Mesa VFW Celebrated the United States Marine Corps birthday with their annual event. Again hosting the proceedings was our Senior Vice Commander Jesse Chitwood.

30 Nov, 2014  Posted by Dan W   Comments Off on 239th USMC Birthday Celebration Party
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