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“All American” VFW Post 3137

“All American” VFW Post 3137

It is indeed an honor and pleasure to announce that our Post has once again earned the right to be named a VFW “All American” Post. There are a very small percentage of VFW Posts worldwide that are able to achieve this elite status, and it is very rare for a Post to earn this […]

POW-MIA Table Display

POW-MIA Table Display

Fellow Comrades and Auxiliary Members, Upon entering our Post, please take a moment to pause and reflect when you pass our newly renovated POW-MIA Table Display.  If you are a member that has moved out of this area, or are unable to visit the Post at this time, it is our pleasure to share this […]

IOP Front Beach Crawl & Raffle

Sponsored by the IOP Exchange Club Saturday February 10, 2018 from 1:00 – 4:00 PM @ 4:00 PM Concert with Raffle at the Windjammer. $20 Entry with Live Music & Door Prizes Shot gun start at 1:00pm. Enjoy food, drink and door prizes at each of our participating establishments. VFW, Acme, Dinghy, Windjammer, Luke ‘N […]

1st Annual SEALKIDS SwimJam – Saturday Oc...

1st Annual SEALKIDS SwimJam – Saturday October 14

When Navy SEALs are given a task, they set immediately to work with a singular focus: completing the mission. Today’s mission is inviting you to be a part of 1ST Annual SEALKIDS SwimJam fundraiser, a 5k open water swim competition and after party being held at the Windjammer, Isle of Palms, Saturday, October 14th, 2017. Swim […]

Get Eclipsed on IOP, Monday August 21, 2017

Get Eclipsed on IOP, Monday August 21, 2017

Newsworthy notes: If by chance you haven’t heard about this one time opportunity of the century, the total solar eclipse of the sun ends right here at the IOP. The city has been planning Get Eclipsed on IOP and preparing for quite sometime now. All city operations and police with regard to traffic, parking, and alcohol restrictions remain […]

It’s Official “All State” VFW Post 3137

Thanks to our Comrades and Auxiliary Members efforts, Post 3137 has achieved the status and honor of being named a South Carolina All State VFW Post for 2016-17.  There are numerous National, State, and Local VFW requirements that must be met to be considered for this prestigious award and there are very few Posts that […]

Memorial Day 2017

Whether it has been Decoration Day or Memorial Day, every year since 1868 our great nation has paused on this holiday to remember and honor the men and women that have died while serving in the US military.  As we recognize these fallen comrades we must also continue to remember and always do everything possible […]

VFW Post 3137 and District 1 Teacher of the Yea...

VFW District 1 Citizenship Education Teacher Awards Chairperson, Adjutant James “Smokey” Stover and Commander Gillam were very honored and proud to present Dr. Marguerite Platt with the Post 3137 Citizenship High School Teacher of the Year award for 2016-17.  Dr. Platt was also chosen as the VFW District 1 (12 VFW Posts) Teacher of the […]

Post’s Auxiliary Members Donate to the Ra...

Pictured from left to right: Laurie Ferguson, Vicki Johnson, Buddy Gillam, Chelle Narrow Many thanks to our Post’s Auxiliary members for reaching out to the Ralph H Johnson VA Medical Center in support of our LOCAL VETERANS IN NEED. The Auxiliary’s donations included shoes, sweatpants, bed sheets, pillows, reading glasses, Walmart gift cards and bags, […]

Fisher House Charleston

Merry Christmas to Charleston Fisher House with a check for $300.00 from VFW Post 3137