Honor Someone Special With a Future Gift in Their Name
Memorial and Tribute Gifts
If you have a loved one who has been impacted by the VFW, establishing a memorial or tribute gift is a meaningful way to honor your loved one or celebrate a special occasion such as a birthday while supporting veterans and their families. Your memorial or tribute gift will be a lasting tribute to your loved one and make a difference in the lives of veterans.
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- Contact Chrissy Mason at 816.968.1119 or firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information on creating a memorial gift at the VFW.
- Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
- If you make a memorial gift to the VFW through your estate, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.
Legal Name: Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
Address: 406 West 34th Street, Kansas City, MO 64111
Federal Tax ID Number: 44-0474290
An Example of How It Works
Anthony Cummins never went to war nor wore the uniform, but his life was touched by a man who did. Billy Woody was a Vietnam veteran and Anthony's neighbor. When Billy got sick and landed in the hospital with lung problems, Anthony began visiting Billy every Saturday, determined to make the most of whatever time his dear friend had left.
Billy passed away, but his legacy lives on. In tribute, Anthony makes monthly donations to the VFW in memory of Billy and has even included the VFW in his will.
"The government cannot or will not do enough, and these people need help," said Anthony. "I give for the ones who gave their lives, or years of their lives, for this country. I give for Billy."