Veterans of Foreign WarsDode Morris Post 1760
Mesa, AZ

Our Mission

Why- Everything we do we believe in honoring our Veterans. We believe in sharing their stories of sacrifice in protecting our freedoms.

How- The way we do this is by assisting the various needs of our veterans, sharing their heritage and stories with the community.

What- We are a distinguished well respected organization within our community that offers many services one of which is operating a canteen for fundraising to support our cause.

Veterans Crisis Line

Post Calendar

Nov
23
Thu
all-day Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving
Nov 23 all-day
Thanksgiving
In 1621, the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn harvest feast that is acknowledged today as one of the first Thanksgiving celebrations in the colonies. For… READ»
2:00 pm Canteen Open Thanksgiving @ Canteen
Canteen Open Thanksgiving @ Canteen
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Canteen Open Thanksgiving @ Canteen
We are open Thanksgiving Day this year. Doors open at 2pm.
7:00 pm Queen of Hearts @ Canteen
Queen of Hearts @ Canteen
Nov 23 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Queen of Hearts @ Canteen | Mesa | Arizona | United States
Every Thursday evening starting at 7pm (ticket sales stop for said week at 6:50pm) the Queen of Hearts drawing is held at the Post Canteen. For more detailed… READ»
Nov
25
Sat
10:00 am Support Stop on Toys for Tots Ride @ VFW Post 1796
Support Stop on Toys for Tots Ride @ VFW Post 1796
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am
Support Stop on Toys for Tots Ride @ VFW Post 1796 | Black Canyon City | Arizona | United States
Anyone who is not on the Toys for Tots Thunder Mountain Riders ride and is able to help, please show up to VFW Post 1796. They could use… READ»
Nov
27
Mon
6:00 pm Auxiliary Meeting @ Mesa VFW Post 1760 Hall
Auxiliary Meeting @ Mesa VFW Post 1760 Hall
Nov 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Auxiliary Meeting @ Mesa VFW Post 1760 Hall | Mesa | Arizona | United States
Auxiliary monthly membership meeting.
Nov
29
Wed
7:00 pm APA Pool League @ Bogey's Grill
APA Pool League @ Bogey's Grill
Nov 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
APA Pool League @ Bogey's Grill | Tempe | Arizona | United States
League play is at the Bogey’s Grill versus team Tapestry of Obscenities.
Volunteer

We can always use help with our annual events with Memorial Day weekend and the Veterans Day parade, as well other activities. Contact us to find out how.

Donate

Monitary donations are always greatly appreciated. Those donations are put towards our activities, building maintenance, youth programs, and of course our veterans in need! Help make a difference and donate!

Support

Everyone can give support to our veteran organization by attending and/or participating in our activities and events throughout the year. Refer to our events calendar to see our upcoming events.

Post Activities

VFW Post 1760 Commander
Jesse Chitwood


About VFW Post 1760

Chartered in 1929, our establishment is one of the five oldest VFW posts in the state of Arizona. Our post’s namesake Corpl. Joseph ‘Dode’ Morris who served in the U.S. Army 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 history of the VFW in Mesa by visting our History pages.

Post 1760 Members

Izzy Stevie Bob Burns Dan Fox Ron Dan Wilson Ole Brian Jack Jesse Gunny Izzy Stevie Bob Burns Dan Fox

Veteran Tips:

Need your DD214?

Need a copy of your DD214, or your relative's DD214? Request an official copy from the National Archives website.

Need a Veteran ID?

Been asked for a Veteran ID and can't locate your VFW card? An alternative is have the "VETERAN" designation added to your Arizona Drivers license. Go to ADOT's website for more information.