We had a very successful day with participating with the Kendall Masonic Lodge 897 and a Boerne Air Force JROTC Cadets accepting donations for a Christmas Care Package Drive for deployed military personnel at Walmart in Boerne.
Our Post Commander, Andrew Camplen, got a special tour of Grunt Style Headquarters in San Antonio on July 18th. Grunt Style employs many Veterans and makes great products and supports all Veterans! We’d like to thank Shields For Kids, its founder Trini Trinidad, and their staff for inviting Commander Andrew Camplen to attend this tour with… Continue reading Post Commander gets special tour of Grunt Style Headquarters
VFW Post 688 Boerne led the Comfort Fourth of July Parade with their Color Guard and had a parade float with VFW Post 8569 Comfort. Our float won First Place in the Most Patriotic category.
VFW Post 688 will conducted a POW/MIA Ceremony today on September 15, 2017 at 5:00 pm on Veterans Plaza. The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S. calls on every American to join us as we salute the men and women who served and sacrificed to keep America free, while supporting the families of the… Continue reading September 15, 2017 VFW Post 688 Honored POW/MIA with a Ceremony at Boerne Veterans Plaza
We had the honor of recognizing Sgt. Eric Gomez of the Boerne Police Department as the VFW Post 688 Law Enforcement Officer of the Year September 2, 2017. Thank him for his outstanding service. Thanks to all Boerne Police Officers for what they do for our community daily! We back the blue! 🇺🇸👮🏻💙🚓
VFW Post 688 earned the 1st Place float award in the Kendall County Fair Parade September 2, 2017. We celebrated with our friends, Apache Rifleworks, who earned 2nd Place! It's was a tough decision for the judges. Did you see that Apache Rifleworks Jeep with the mounted weapon? Awesome!
August 20, 2017 District 13 had its School of Instruction today hosted by VFW Post 688. The Original Rudy's Country Store and BBQ catered the event and as always the food was amazing. We love The Original Rudy's Country Store and BBQ. They are enormous, loyal supporters of Veterans and First Responders. Thank you Rudy's… Continue reading August 20, 2017 District 13 Instruction Day Hosted by VFW Post 688
August 11, 2017 we proudly adopted Boerne River Road Park. We're looking forward to continuing to make Boerne River Road Park a wonderful place to visit!
VFW Post 688 carried the Colors for the Boerne Bergesfest Parade over the weekend. Thanks to all who showed proper respect for the Colors as they passed by. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 688 love's Boerne!
Congratulations to VFW Post 688's Post Commander/ VFW District 13's Commander Andrew Camplen and all the other VFW Department of Texas Officers who were sworn into office June 2017 at the 97th VFW Department of Texas Convention congratulations to VFW Post 688's Post Commander/ VFW District 13's Commander Andrew Camplen and all the other VFW Department of Texas Officers… Continue reading VFW Post 688 Commander/VFW District 13’s Commander Sworn in at 97th VFW Department of Texas Convention