VFW Post 6464
"A relief fund will be
established and maintained by the Posts. In this fund shall be credited the net
proceeds of the distribution of Buddy Poppies and such other monies as may be
solicited or donated for veteran’s relief purposes. "
"The Quartermaster of the Post will be the custodian of
the relief fund and will expend monies there from, as directed by the Post, for
the following purposes only:
a. Aid, assistance, relief, and comfort of needy or disabled
veterans or members of the Armed Forces and their dependents, and the surviving
spouses and orphans of deceased veterans.
b. Maintenance and expansion of the VFW National Home for
Children and other facilities devoted exclusively to the benefit and welfare of
the dependents, surviving spouses, and orphans of disabled, needy or deceased
veterans or members of the Armed Forces.
c. Necessary expenses in providing entertainment, care, and
assistance to hospitalized veterans or members of the Armed Forces.
d. Veterans rehabilitation, welfare, and service work.
e. To perpetuate the memory of deceased veterans and members
of the Armed Forces, and to comfort their survivors.
f. To foster true patriotism through historical and
g. Remission of dues of sick, needy or disabled members. h.
Necessary expenses to support the relief fund such as the purchase of Buddy
Poppies. Relief funds may be invested in approved securities but shall not be
loaned to the Post or other units or transferred from the relief fund in any
manner or under any guise"
Buddy Poppy Days May 5, 6 & 7, 2022.
We will be setting up at the BP Station downtown Fowlerville
on Grand River, Hamburg Mobile Station, Great Lakes Family Restaurant,
Fowlerville, and a minimum of two
Station at Walmart in Fowlerville.
Sign-up sheets will be available to sign up for times at BP Fowlerville,
Great Lakes Family Restaurant, Mobile Station in Hamburg, and two stations at Walmart. We would like an Auxiliary and VFW member at
each door from 7 am to 7 pm daily for all three days. We have plenty of poppies, we just need
volunteers to run each site. This is our
annual fundraiser, and we need to re-generate our funds to support our Veterans Programs.
If you can not support us by taking a shift, please consider
going on line and Donating using Pay Pal on our website www.vfw6464.org or make
a donation by mailing Check to VFW Post 6464, in the remarks block indicate Buddy
Poppies. Your donation to support
these veterans programs are greatly appreciated.