The mission of the VFW is to foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans. Our Post is a 501(c)(19) non-profit veterans organization which depends on your generosity.
Donate today to help our veterans and your community using the following methods:
Credit Card or Bank Transfer: Click any of the donation links on this website. This will link you directly to our donorbox account
Cash or Check (In-person): Visit us during our monthly breakfast fundraiser or our fair booth.
Check (US Mail): Mail to the address below
VFW Post 5844
104 E 2nd St
Holden, MO 64040
This fund is used to support our post programs and operations and is vital to our success. Your donations help keep the lights on so that we may carry on with our mission to serve Holden area veterans, the military and our community.
We host a breakfast fundraiser open to the public on the last Saturday of every month from 7:00 to 10:00 AM. Cost is a donation of any amount and veterans are always welcome to eat for free.
Biscuits, Gravy, Sausage, Bacon, Scrambled Eggs,
Potatoes, Pancakes, Coffee, and Orange Juice
Post Relief Fund
Our Post Relief Fund is used exclusively for the following purposes:
- Aid, assistance, relief, and comfort of needy or disabled veterans or members of the Armed Forces and their dependents, and the surviving spouses and orphans of deceased veterans.
- Maintenance and expansion of the VFW National Home for Children and other facilities devoted exclusively to the benefit and welfare of the dependents, surviving spouse, and orphans of disabled, needy or deceased veterans or members of the Armed Forces.
- Necessary expenses in providing entertainment, care, and assistance to hospitalized veterans or members of the Armed Forces.
- Veterans rehabilitation, welfare and service work.
- To perpetuate the memory of deceased veterans and members of the Armed Forces and to comfort their survivors.
- To foster true patriotism through historical and educational programs.
- Remission of dues of sick, needy or disabled members.
- Necessary expenses to support the relief fund such as the purchase of Buddy Poppies.
Become a sponsor of VFW Post 5844. Your sponsorship announces to the Holden community your commitment to supporting local veterans. Your logo will be displayed on the Sponsor Banner with a page you customize on our website for one (1) year.
We are a 501(c)(19) veterans' organization, EIN 43-6065841. All contributions are tax deductible.