Teamwork ~ Leadership ~ Commitment
Welcome to VFW Post 1089 located in beautiful downtown Wadsworth Ohio. We welcome all veterans, family members, and anyone interested in helping those who served and our community as whole.  


Please be patient with our new website as we make it our own. 
If interested in joining as a Full, Auxiliary, or Social member, please stop in at the Post or contact us through the Contact page. Eligibility can be found below.  

Weekly Drawings occur every Saturday at 2100 (9pm). 
Monthly Drawings occur the last Monday of every month at 1930 (7:30pm) unless that Monday is a holiday. 
The Canteen will now be open on Sundays for all Browns games. We will open at 12 (Noon) for all 1pm games, 3pm for 4pm games, and 7pm for 8pm games and close shortly after the conclusion. This is a potluck event, so please bring a dish to share. 

Swiss Steak Dinners will resume on every 3rd Saturday. The next dinner is Nov 20th from 5pm to 7pm.
     At this time, due to COVID regulations, ALL meals will be carry out until further notice.
Starting in mid December, the video charity machines will be unavailable until further notice. A new state law has taken effect and the machines will be off until further notice. We are hoping to restart them by the Spring. Sorry for the inconvenience. 
News & Events

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Membership Details

As yesterday's defenders of freedom...

 ...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.

WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.

Assistance & Benefits

Assistance & Benefits

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is dedicated

 to supporting those who sacrifice so much for this country, veterans, service members in the US Armed Forces, and their families and continues to be a voice for returning and currently deployed service members and their families.

Post News

Important Info for Post1089 Members

VFW Membership Eligibility

Statewide News

News & Info from your department

2021 N.H.

2021 National Home Visit

VFW Supports Burger King

Since 2007, Burger King franchisees and their customers have contributed over $5 million to the VFW Unmet Needs program. Their generosity has been put to work, as the Unmet Needs program has provided more than $10 million in assistance to nearly 9,000 veterans and military families who came face-to-face with unexpected financial difficulties since its inception in 2004.

National News

Important info from National VFW

VFW Commends DOD for Addressing Force-Wide Economic Challenges, Offers Support


VFW Joins Coalition to Help Afghan Evacuees

WASHINGTON - The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) is pleased to announce it's joining a coalition of more than 250 front-line and lo...



That the purpose of this Corporation shall be fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational: to preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members; to assist worthy comrades; to perpetuate the memory and history of our dead; and to assist their widows and orphans; to maintain true allegiance to the Government of the United States of America, and fidelity to its Constitution and laws; to foster true patriotism; to maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom, and to preserve and defend the United States from all her enemies.