VFW Post 3232
Welcome to Florence Post 3232, an “All American” VFW post for the last three years.
The “Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States” (VFW), founded in 1899 and congressionally chartered in 1936, is the oldest and largest combat veterans’ service organization in the United States with over 1.7 million members. Post 3232, located in Florence Oregon, was founded and chartered in 1942 and is one of 7000 VFW Posts across this great Nation.
The members of Florence Post 3232 are all combat veterans who continue their tradition of service to their country and community by initiating and supporting programs to provide for their fellow veterans, improve their community, and preservation of our American heritage.
Mission: To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, their families, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.
Vision: Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.
Mailing Address: Florence Post 3232
PO Box 825
Florence, Oregon 97439
541-999-1849 (voicemail, non-emergency)
541-999-8422 Terry Robertson (post service officer)
541-997-8231 Ken Smith (post commander)
541-968-9512 Jim Swant, (Post Recruiting Officer)
Florence Elks Lodge #1858
1686 12th Street
VFW meeting are held on the 2nd Tuesday of each month:
4 pm, Post Officer’s meeting
5 pm, “Vets” café” sponsored by the Elks Lodge, offering a variety of light meals. All proceeds go to support veterans in the Roseburg VA Hospital
6 pm, General meeting of membership