​And help families! Spread the word, so the families that need help can get it. Share the Military and Veteran Family Helpline number 800.313.4200 to help families in your community. We're happy to send you some brochures to distribute.




Getting others to give!

We can help! Call us at 866.483.9642 or email us and we will help you however we can to make your fundraiser a success.


Here are some fun and creative ways to fundraise.



Star Donor Award

We value our donors for their dedication and commitment to our mission!


Through our Star Donor program, we recognize organizations for their generosity to the National Home in a single year.


(Note: If your organization  wishes to opt out of a recognition program, please send an email, call 866.483.9642 or use our contact form and we will honor your request). 

Recognition of



Volunteer to be a National Home Life Member Recruiter. Reaching out to individuals who believe as strongly as you do about our mission is greatly appreciated. 


To register as a recruiter, so we can track the number of your recruits, register here or call 866.483.9642.


As a show of gratitude, we will recognize Life Member recruiters by:


  • Listing recruiters on our website;

  • Profiling top recruiters on our website;

  • Recognizing those who recruit 10 or more Life Members with a special framed certificate; and

  • Recognizing those who recruit 25 or more life members with a personalized “National Home Life Member Recruiter” polo shirt.


Downloadable documents for your use as a National Home Life Member Recruiter:



Life Member

Join our family!

Join the VFW National Home for Children family! Become a Life Member or an Associate Life Member and create a lasting bond between yourself and the mission of the National Home. 





There are two types of membership:


  • VFW and VFW Auxiliary members and organizations are eligible to become Life Members. Life Members may vote for the trustees who represent their National Home District and approve any proposed changes to our bylaws and articles of incorporation.

  • Any individual or organization wishing to support the National Home’s mission can become an Associate Life Member. Associate Life Members do not have voting privileges. 


Both member types receive a membership certificate and wallet card, and a Life Member Pin.


Additional Life Member Pins 

can also be purchased for $5. 


Prefer to print and mail your Life Member application? 


Be a Life



Thank you,
Dave & Su Root!