July-September 2022

July 2022

Date Event
1 Post Commander can recognize VFW volunteers by nominating them for the National Community Service Award
4 Independence Day Holiday
5 VFW Post 970 Leadership Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
14 VFW Post 970 Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
15 Buddy Poppy Outstanding Promotional/Public Awareness nomination forms due to National
16-21 VFW National Convention: Kansas City, Missouri
23 Whiskey & Cigars, A Veterans Benefit: The Row Kaka’ako
27 VFW Commemorative date: Signing of the Korean War Armistice 1953
31 Voice of Democracy and Patriot’s Pen Department reporting forms and instructions for forwarding winners emailed out to Department chairmen

August 2022

Date Event
1 VFW’s “Sport Clips Help A Hero Scholarship” application period for spring semester opens
2 VFW Post 970 Leadership Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
4 U.S. Coast Guard 232nd Birthday, Established 1790
11 VFW Post 970 Meeting: (Post 970 Awards) Oahu Veterans Center
13 Primary Election
20 Admission Day, Hawaii Statehood (State Holiday)
30 VFW Commemorative date: End of Operation Enduring Freedom, War in Afghanistan 2021

September 2022

Date Event
1 Post Bond due
2 VFW Commemorative date: VJ Day, Japan surrendered 1945 ending WWII
5 Labor Day Holiday
6 VFW Post 970 Leadership Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
8 VFW Post 970 Meeting: Oahu Veterans Center
11 VFW Commemorative date: Patriot Day, Anniversary of the Attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon 2001
16 VFW Commemorative date: POW/MIA Recognition Day
17 Constitution Day, the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution 1787
18 U.S. Air Force 75th Birthday, Established 1947
25 Gold Star Mother’s/Family Day
29 VFW 123rd Birthday, Established 1899
30 2nd qtr Audit due to Department