Illinois VFW Flag and Eagle Graphic

Veterans Foundation of Illinois (subtitle)

A 501(c)(3) Not-For-Profit Organization

About Veterans Foundation of Illinois | Programs | Contact Information
Board | Sponsors | Donations | Program Accomplishments

Veterans Foundation of Illinois' Programs (subtitle)

Special Benefit

At this time, Veterans from Illinois who served in Operation Desert Shield/Storm, Operation Iraqi Freedom or Afghanistan and have received a Purple Heart can receive a one-time grant of $200. Contact the Springfield VFW Office or use the Purple Heart Request Form online.

Military Assistance Program

Donations to this program enable us to provide assistance to our veterans serving in the military today, and their families.

Voice of Democracy logo (pictured)

Voice of Democracy Youth Scholarship
   Proudly Sponsored byThe Veterans of Foreign Wars

These cash awards are open to all Illinois High School Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors. With the high cost of education, we are proud to assist the many young Illinoisans who are seeking to further their education. Your generous donation to this program will help us to increase our level of assistance.

Veterans Service

We provide highly trained professionals to assist veterans and their families in obtaining disability benefits, filing claims, gaining admittance to VA Hospitals and burial services on behalf of all veterans.

*Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view links in PDF format. Download the free Adobe Acrobat Reader here!

© Copyright 2003 - 2017 Veterans of Foreign Wars, Department of Illinois. All rights reserved.

Website by