MEMBERSHIP

2019-2020 Member Recruiter Award

Membership Types

We understand the unique bond you share with other veterans. Stand strong with the more than 1.6 million members of the VFW and its Auxiliary as together, we continue to fight for all that’s good FOR VETERANS.

By becoming a VFW Auliliary Life member, you make a lifetime commitment to serving your fellow service members, veteran, and family's. That's something to take great pride in.
You'll also enjoy many great benefits of being a Life member! You will:
*Avoid annual dues and renewals.
*Maintain your membership in any Post you choose, worldwide!
*Never pay an increase in dues—Guaranteed!
*Receive a 10% discount on exclusive VFW Store merchandise for the first year.

Attained age at 12/31 of year applying for Life Membership
Through 20 - $253
21-25 - $242
26-30 - $230
31-35 - $219
36-40 - $201
41-45 - $196
46-50 - $184
51-55 - $173
61-65 - $161
66-70 - $150
71-75 - $132
76-80 - $109
81-85 - $86
86-90 - $69
91- and over - $58

Pay Monthly to your local post to maintain membership.

 

 Membership Resources

Membership Forms and Applications

Membership Program Award Forms

Membership Recruitment & Retention Tools

Click here for Membership Recruitment & Retention Tools, including:

  • Membership Engagement Packet
  • Membership Moments (A collection of tips, tools and techniques that can be used to recruit, retain and engage Auxiliary members. Please share these handouts at your Auxiliary meetings and trainings.)
  • VFW Auxiliary Eligibility Wheel Graphic
  • Just One Card
  • Strengthening Auxiliaries Calendar
  • Local Talking Points
  • National Talking Points
  • VFW Auxiliary Brochure Order Form (Fillable)
  • VFW Auxiliary Facts Leaflet
  • Recruitment Booth Pointers
  • 8 Ways You Can Help Veterans Card
  • Member Benefits One-Sheeter
  • "Join Us” Poster (17 x 11)
  • Press Releases
  • Door Hangers
  • Social Media Shareables