Department of New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars

 
V.F.W. Dept. of New Jersey
171 Jersey St
Bldg 5, 2nd Floor
Trenton, NJ 08611
Phone: (609) 393-1929
Email: depthq@njvfw.com

Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday

Office Staff:

  • Ken Hagemann, Dept. Adjutant
    Phone: 609-393-1929
    Email: adjutant@njvfw.com

    Earl Courter, Dept. Quartermaster
    Phone: 856-461-7180
    Email: quartermaster@njvfw.com

    William Young, Dept. Inspector
    Phone: 732-955-7501
    Email: Inspector@njvfw.com

    Bernard McElwee, Dept. Service Officer
    Phone: 973-297-3226
    Email: Bernard.mcelwee@va.gov

  • Tee Sanders, Administrative Assistant
    Phone: (609) 393-1929
    Email: depthq@njvfw.com

    Cathy Biase, Accountant
    Phone: (609) 393-1929
    Email: cbiase@njvfw.com

We Know What’s Important

OUR MISSION: To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.

OUR 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.

Our Core Values:

  • Always put the interests of our members first
  • Treat donors as partners in our cause
  • Promote patriotism
  • Honor military service
  • Ensure the care of veterans and their families
  • Serve our communities
  • Promote a positive image of the VFW
  • Respect the diversity of veteran opinions
Continuing the mission of: Veterans of Foreign Wars

The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. is a nonprofit veterans’ service organization comprised of combat veterans and eligible military service members from the active, Guard and Reserve forces. Founded in 1899 and chartered by Congress in 1936, the VFW is the nation’s largest organization of war veterans and its oldest major veterans’ organization. With nearly 1.9 million VFW and Auxiliary members located in almost 7,000 Posts worldwide, “NO ONE DOES MORE FOR VETERANS.” The VFW and its Auxiliaries are dedicated to veterans’ service, legislative advocacy, and military and community service programs worldwide.