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Name:Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7263
Alternate Name(s):Santa Cruz Post 7263
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VFW Post 7263
Address:2259 7th Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-475-9804
Email Address:vfw7263@gmail.com
Website:www.vfw7263.com/
Description:The purposes of the corporation are fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational.

The fundamental difference between our organization and other veterans organizations, and one in which we take great pride, is our eligibility qualifications. The VFW welcomes all who meet our eligibility criteria. It's through service to this country that all our membership has earned their elite status.

ELIGIBILITY: You are eligible to join our ranks if in honorable service to our country you:
received a campaign medal for overseas service
served 30 consecutive or 60 non-consecutive days in Korea received hostile fire or imminent danger pay.
Mission:To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military, and our community. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.
Programs:Also sponsors barbecues on the 4th of July, Memorial Day, Labor Day and Veterans Day.

Our Post 7263 will accept worn and tattered flags for proper disposal from 3-7pm, daily.
VFW Post 7263
2259 7th Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Phone/Fax: 831-475-9804
Email: vfw7263@gmail.com
Commander: Ron Petty
Facilities:Hall features include:
Large multi-purpose room with available seating and use of banquet tables
Raised stage with concert lighting
High capacity kitchen with available cold storage and food prep areas
Access to member's lounge (a full service bar) during normal business hours
Large Outdoor BBQ Pit and Picnic area
Projector Screen
Abundant free parking
Centrally located on 7th Avenue in Santa Cruz

Please contact Harry Reinert to discuss hall rental availability and specific features at 831-475-9804.
Meetings:House Committee Meeting: 2nd Thursday 5:30-6:30pm
General Monthly Meeting: 2nd Thursday 6:30-7:30pm
Languages other than English:Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled:Call for Information
Public Transportation:Available Within Two Blocks
Eligibility:See Description Notes
Fees:Memberships
Fee Amounts:$35.00  Individual
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz
 
Officials
 

Ron Petty
Commander

Subject Headings
 Facilities/Community Centers
Private Nonprofits
Service Clubs
Social Clubs/Events
Veteran Membership Organizations
Veteran Support Groups
Veterans
This record last modified March 17, 2014