Every Wednesday 6:00 PM in the Main Hall
MAY 16th, District meeting at Coraopolis VFW.
MEMORIAL DAY UPDATEIt is with great disappointment we have had to make the decision to cancel the 2021 Memorial Day Parade.
However, Post 402 will remain active throughout Memorial Day weekend. We will be offering multiple opportunities for the community to participate and remember those that have given the greatest sacrifice for our freedom.Saturday, May 29: Buddy Poppy Sales at many of our local store fronts. Profits from Buddy Poppies funds our veteran assistance programs. When you see our team out there, please be generous.
Annually, the members of Keith-Holmes Post 402, Veterans of Foreign Wars, VFW Auxiliary and American Legion attend services at a local church to honor deceased Post members, Auxiliary members and all area veterans.
This year V.F.W. and Auxiliary members will attend a service on Sunday, May 23, 2021 at 11:00 AM.
Pastor Tom Petrovsky
Presbyterian Church Coraopolis
1201 5th Avenue
Coraopolis,Sunday, May 30: Our Color Guard will be holding our annual Memorial Honor Roll at area cemeteries and memorials offering our salute to those that have served.
2021 Schedule for services
10:30 AM Coraopolis Cemetery
10:50 AM Resurrection Cemetery
11:15 AM Moon Twp. Memorial (Police Station)
12:00 PM Sharon Cemetery
12:25 PM St. Joseph Cemetery
1:00 PM Sewickley Memorial
1:30 PM Glenwillard Honor Roll
2:30 PM Ferree Burial Plot (Coraopolis)
2:50 PM Groveton Honor Roll
3:10 PM Neville Island Honor Roll
3:30 PM WWI Honor Roll (Post 402)
The public is invited to attend these services.Monday, May 31: Memorial Dedication at Post 402 from 11-1. Stay tuned for more information.The success of these events relies heavily on volunteer and community support. If interested in joining our team or assisting in any manner, please message us or contact the post directly.February 15, 2021
BINGO IS BACK!Doors open at 5:00pmCovid restrictions will be applied.For questions please callJean at 412-584-1689
July 4, 2020Keith-Holmes VFW Post 402 Veterans War Memorial ParkSponsorship Pavers for the new Memorial are now on sale.With the new Veterans War Memorial construction complete, we are still looking for businesses, groups, and individuals willing to purchase pavers to offset construction costs , as well as ongoing maintenance and care. Reach out directly to the post for more information on this project and to find out more about other upcoming initiatives.
See the Keith-Holmes Veterans Memorial Program page for details
June 1, 2020Coraopolis Military Tribute Banners
Coraopolis Home Town Hero’s Banner application will be available at the Borough Bldg, Library and VFW. Cost is $110 per banner.
Click Here to download the application.
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a Nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.
That from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion—that we here highly resolve that these dead shall not have died in vain—that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom—and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth. - President Abraham Lincoln
A man's country is not a certain area of land, of mountains, rivers, and woods, but it is a principle and patriotism is loyalty to that principle.
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