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Our scheduled monthly meetings are now the THIRD Thursday of the month at 6pm, located at 576 Primrose St, Haverhill, MA. All members are encouraged to attend. 

The VFW Post 29 monthly meeting for Thursday 18 July 2024 at 6pm will be held at Carter's Ice Cream stand located at 534 Salem St Haverhill. Bring the family. Bring a new member. Let's be social!

The Annual VFW Essay Contests, Voice of Democracy (students in grades 9-12) and the Patriot Pen (students in grades 6-8) is now open. Entries can be submitted anytime between now and midnight on October 31, 2024. Over $1 million is Distributed to over 60,000 students who enter each year. Downlaod and fill out the application and submit it with your entry to our Post headquarters at 576 Primrose St, Haverhill, MA 01830 
Patriot Pen Essay Contest Download Here
Grades 6 through 8
Voice of Democracy Essay Contest Download Here
Grades 9 through 12
 For more local details, please visit the tab at the top of this screen that says PROGRAMS and then select PROGRAMS again from the drop down menu.

All Monetary Donations are welcomed and accepted. No PayPal account required! Please click on the link below to get started. And Thank you for thinking of our local Veterans in need.

We have thermoplastic Veteran Grave Marker Flag Holders for sale. You can purchase one from us to place at the grave of your loved one who served. Please check with the cemetery before you purchase, not all cemetery locations allow these decorations in their cemetery. They are only $15 and you can make a donation to the VFW Post 29 on our online store at vfwpost29.square.site we will need your contact information to schedule a hand off.
 Flag Holder Grave Marker

The Lorraine Post 29 was First Mustered In 25 January 1917. Over the past 105 years we have been at the fore front of serving Veterans in our Community while also keeping their families close to heart. We are accepting new members who want to help continue this tradition for the next 100 years in Haverhill. Join Today! We meet monthly on the LAST Sunday of the month at 10am.
We strive to help our local Veterans and their families in accordance with Post regulations. Consider joining our ranks, find that comradeship you once had while on Active Duty. Looking to have someone's six? Need someone to watch yours? Find them here in our membership roster.
News Update: Our Post Building, located at 64 Kenoza Ave, has been sold.We have been invited by our friends at the AMVETS Post 147 hall to join them in their building on Primrose St. We have been in Haverhill for over 100 years now, and we do not plan on going away. Join today.
Web site sponsors are needed. If your business or organization wants to sponsor this webpage please contact us for details. Sponsorship includes your own webpage you get to edit 24/7. Contact us today at Cmd@vfw29.org.


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Membership Details

As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

Assistance & Benefits

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The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.


Join us as brothers and sisters of America to preserve the rights of veterans and support each other as only those who share in the camaraderie forged by conflict can. 


Keep up-to-date on how the VFW is working to improve the quality of life for veterans, service members & their families and the community.

Post News

Important Info for Post29 Members

VFW Lorraine Post 29 Santa Parade

The 59th Annual VFW Lorraine Post 29 Santa Parade theme is Candyland Christmas!

Unite in Honoring Our Fallen Veterans

Veterans of Foreign Wars Lorraine Post 29 is once again inviting residents to decorate their homes or apartments in a patriotic manner for the Memorial Day Challenge.

Statewide News

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National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW National Commander Denounces Political Violence

WASHINGTON - "The democracy that we hold dear, the very democracy generations of American veterans have fought for and died to pro...

VFW Celebrates the 248th Birthday of America

WASHINGTON - On July 4, 248 years ago, the Second Continental Congress officially adopted the Declaration of Independence, but it ...



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.

Sponsor - Haverhill Veterans Council

The Lorraine Post 29 is a proud member organization of the Haverhill Veterans Council. Please check out their website for more information on the other member organizations and the work the Council does to help Veterans of the Greater Haverhill area.