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
Mary‘s Tacos is Veteran owned and a fantastic supporter of our Buddy Poppy program where all proceeds go to local Veterans in need. Thank you Mary’s Tacos for supporting local Veterans!
VFW Post 688 has been nominated for the Non Profit of the Year Award at the Greater Boerne Area Chamber of Commerce Awards Party. We have served Boerne since 1936 and are grateful for this nomination. VFW Post 688-Combat Veterans Serving Our Community.
Congratulations to Michael Gillette of Boerne-Samuel V. Champion High School for being the 2017-2018 VFW Teacher of the Year. Coach Gillette teaches Advanced Placement History and coaches football. He was awarded a certificate and $500 at the December Boerne ISD Board meeting for his outstanding accomplishments at Boerne-Champion High School. His nomination has been submitted… Continue reading Michael Gillette of Boerne-Samuel V. Champion High School-2017-2018 VFW Teacher of the Year
Here are some of the BISD Voice of Democracy winners at the VFW Post 688 and VFW District 13 level recognized at the December BISD School Board Meeting. Congratulations to these outstanding students!
(Enter blog post to see pictures of the winners) VFW's Patriot's Pen essay awards given today Dec 6, 2017 to students at Middle School North and Middle School South. Thank you, VFW members, for your service and for supporting our students. (Enter blog post to see pictures of the winners) Boerne Middle School North Patriots Pen… Continue reading VFW’s Patriot’s Pen Essay Award
VFW Post 688 is the second oldest VFW Post in Texas. All of our members earned qualifying campaign medals during their service. We have served Boerne since 1936! Our membership has doubled in the last four years and our service to Boerne has quadrupled. We meet at Kronkosky place on the second Tuesday of the… Continue reading We need a permanent place to reside
Boerne ISD on December 5th at 11:30am held it's groundbreaking of the Capt. Mark Tyler Voss Middle School. VFW Post 688 participated the ground breaking ceremony for the Captain Mark Tyler Voss Middle School in Bergheim Texas. VFW Post 688 placed a wreath at Arlington National Cemetery today in honor of our local hero, Captain Mark… Continue reading Boerne ISD Groundbreaking – Capt. Mark Tyler Voss Middle School
VFW Post 688 has adopted River Rd Park. Post members are joined by AFJOTC students to clean the park every third Saturday of the month. Just one of the ways we give back to our community.