May 10 , 2018 we were at Boerne Champion High School to Congratulate Captain Griffin Vestel for being selected VFW Post 688 AF JROTC Cadet of the Year Cadet. His grandfather fought in Vietnam and was a life member of the VFW until his passing. He was extremely grateful and proud to receive the VFW… Continue reading VFW Post 688 AF Junior ROTC Cadet of the Year
This past Sunday April 14, 2017 VFW Post 688 presented Patriotic Citizen Awards to Paul Duran II and Paul Duran III this morning at Apache Rifleworks for their outstanding, daily display of the American Flag. Thank you for this and for being the premier firearms store and gun range in America!
Today March 29, 2018 VFW Post 688, Celebrated our Vietnam Vets at the Dodging Duck Brewhaus , Boerne, TX. It was time well spent with our vets and families over meals and friendship. Thanks to all who served and those who are still serving in all branches of the military (Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force,… Continue reading Commemorating Vietnam Vets at Dodging Duck Brewhaus
On March 17, 2018 as every 3rd Saturday of the month VFW Post 688 cleaned up River Road Park. This is one of many activities we are involved in, helping our local community and the veterans that live in it. If you are a veteran who would like to join us contact VFW Post 688 Commander… Continue reading VFW Post 688 Cleans up River Road Park
On March 12 VFW Post 688 went before the Kendall County Commissioners seeking a permanent home to continue our work assisting veterans and outreach to the community. Please contact VFW Post 688 Commander Andrew Camplen by phone or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) and help VFW Post 688 serve Veterans. Click here to view full article in the Hill… Continue reading VFW Post 688 Goes Before County Commissioners Meeting Seeking a Home
VFW Post 688’s Boerne City Council presentation. We are truly blessed to live in a community that respects and appreciates Veterans the way this community does. This community is also blessed for having such an amazing group of Veterans dedicated to serve this community! Check out the articles in both of our local Newspapers by… Continue reading VFW Post 688 Appeals to City Council for a Home.
January 26, 2018 in Austin TX, Our Post Commander, Andrew Camplen, was able spend time with Governor Greg Abbott and Senator Donna Campbell at the VFW Mid Winter Conference today. A huge thanks to both of them for their support of Veterans and for coming to see us this morning.
Monday January 22, 2018 VFW Post 688 recognized Patriots Pen award winners at the BISD School Board Meeting. These students did a fantastic job. Their essays were awesome! Congratulations young Patriots!
We had a great time at Boerne High School Hoops For Troops, December 22, 2017! It was a great game and we are grateful for the love and support of Boerne High School! Thank you all and Merry Christmas!
FW Post 688 had its first annual Christmas Party December 12, 2017. The Original Rudy’s Country Store and BBQ treated us to an amazing meal. Thank you! We recognized Officer Rebecca Foley of the Boerne Police Department as the VFW Officer of the Year. We recognized Dave Parent because he has volunteered many hours assisting… Continue reading First Annual Christmas Party