John Lyon VFW Post 3150 was established in Arlington County, Virginia, in 1935. We believe in advancing Veteran-related causes, promoting Americanism, and improving our local community. Our membership comprises Veterans of the United States Military who have served their nation in combat zones around the globe. At John Lyon VFW Post 3150, our members are empowered to continue their service through positive contributions to the community, find camaraderie and common ground, and honor the memories of those who have paid the ultimate price for our freedom. We also offer Veterans a resource to navigate the often complicated Veteran benefits process and opportunities to bolster their resume through volunteerism and leadership. At John Lyon VFW Post 3150, we believe in service before self and welcome all Veterans, Active Duty, Reservists, Military Dependants, and civilian members of our community to join us in our mission to improve the lives of those who have served and are still serving our great nation!
OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLES
To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military, and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.
Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.
•Always put the interests of our members first
•Treat donors as partners in our cause
•Honor military service
•Ensure the care of veterans and their families
•Serve our communities
•Promote a positive image of the VFW
•Respect the diversity of veteran opinions