2023 - 2024 All-American Criteria
2023 - 2024 Commanders Guide Note, very large file.
The All-American program exists to recognize exceptional leadership and teamwork,
authentic accomplishment in membership growth and VFW core programs.
All American Post Criteria
• Membership must be at least 102%
• Must conduct two Membership recruiting events, submit reports through All American Dashboard
• Post-Election Report must be submitted to National Headquarters
• Meet all the following Program Participation Criteria:
o Voice of Democracy - minimum of one entry advanced to District judging (Overseas Post can donate $100 to National in lieu of entry)
o Patriots Pen - minimum of one entry advanced to District judging (Overseas Post can donate $100 to National in lieu of entry)
o Hold a fundraiser with the proceeds going to Veterans & Military Support Programs Services, minimum of $100. Here is a Link to the training on preferred method of making the Donation.
o National Citizenship Education Teachers Award – one entry advanced to Department judging (Overseas Post donate $100 to National in lieu of entry)
o A Post must submit a community service report quarterly to their department for submission to the All American Dashboard. The quarters are July-Sept, Oct-Dec, Jan-March, and April-June.
o Buddy Poppy- Purchase Three per member in the Post
2023 - 2024 All-American Post AwardAll Posts that meet the Qualifying Percentage and the program participation criteria will receive an All American Post Citation, Post Streamer and be recognized in the VFW magazine.