|Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States
Creston Memorial Post 3023
1535 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49505
616 361 1245
Welcome to the Creston Memorial VFW:
"That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical,
charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship
among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory
and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain
true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and
fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and
extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the
United States from all her enemies whomsoever."
Sec. 3 of the Congressional Charter incorporating the Veterans of The Creston Post 3023 Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States was
Foreign Wars of the United States.
chartered on May 21, 1934. The Creston Memorial Post 3023 Veterans of
Foreign Wars of the United States was chartered by the consolidation of the
Creston Post 3023 and the Grand Rapids Naval Post 6693 on October 5,
1964. We currently have about 650 Post members, about 250 in the Ladies
Auxiliary and over 50 in the Men's Auxiliary.
The Post also serves as home to the Fred Cochran Detachment 151 of the
Marine Corps League, the Korean War Veterans of West Michigan and the
Kent County Veterans Honor Guard. We also donate meeting facilities to a
number of veteran, fraternal & civic organizations in and around Grand
The 2013-2014 Post Officers are:
You can help us to maintain our Post records by emailing us to change your
address, your phone number or just to send us your comments or
questions, we need and want to hear from you.
|Cabin Fever Party
March 1, 2014, 7pm
Open to the Public
$5 per person
Over $1000 in Raffle Prizes.
Money raised will help send a
child to Camp Trotter.
Carter Cash and the
Beverage Brothers Bands
Taco Bar - Raffles - Jello
shots - 50/50’s
|Check out the calendar and the list of upcoming events!
Sr. Vice’s Dinner on March 29, 2014
Jr. Vice’s Dinner on April 19, 2014
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Visit our new web site at:
March 8, 2014
Open to the Public
KCCO BLACK LAGER!
Live Band in main bar
DJ on 2nd floor
Limited Edition BFM Pint
Silent Auction for authentic