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Sacramento Mountain Senior Center

Our Post meetings are held at 212 Gloriette (Sacramento Mt. Senior Center) in Cloudcroft, New Mexico on the second Saturday of the month (except when the first Saturday or Sunday is a holiday). We received our Charter October 12, 2002. Our geographical area includes the entire southern portion of the Sacramento Mountains south of the Mescalero Reservation, including the communities of Cloudcroft, Mayhill, Timberon, Weed, Sacramento, Sunspot, High Rolls and many subdivisions throughout the southern Sacs.

We have a Color Guard and occasionally may substitute for an official Honor Guard for burials at local cemeteries. Our Color Guard normally leads every parade in Cloudcroft. The Chamber of Commerce holds several events during the year and the VFW Post is there to play Reveille, Retreat or Taps, as required, and to conduct Buddy Poppy drives, membership drives, and just have a good time. As part of our Community Service responsibilities, we have adopted two (2) miles of US 82 east of Cloudcroft, and we clean, cut and mow the James Canyon Cemetery. We also conduct the annual Veterans Charity Golf Tournament at "The Lodge at Cloudcroft" golf course (altitude approximately 9000 feet) to raise money for our veterans in need. 
We have, for the previous 5 years, invited soldiers and families in the Warriors in Transition Battalion at Fort Bliss to Cloudcroft for 3 days, 2 nights, all expenses paid. Virtually the entire community steps forward to assist, doing all they can to ensure these heroes and their families thoroughly enjoy their time in Cloudcroft. As a result, in 2017 we were selected to receive the prestigious Fred C. Hall Memorial Outstanding Post Special Project Award, an award given to only one Post nationwide, each year. 
We are a Post without a hall or building, without a bar or bingo, and without much money,.........but we sure have a good time, and are appreciated by our neighbors and fellow citizens in Cloudcroft.


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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.

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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.

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Public Service Awards 2017

VFW Post 11999 selects three for Public Service Awards for 2017 in our mountain community.

VFW Post 11999 Honors Local Teacher!

Teacher of the Year Award goes to Charlanne "Charlie" Cooper!

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DVS October 2021 Newsletter

The Newsletter of the New Mexico Department of Veterans Services

DVS September 2021 Newsletter

The Newsletter of the New Mexico Department of Veterans Services

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VFW Urges Navy to Honor Hero

WASHINGTON - In a letter sent to the Office of the Secretary of the U.S. Navy, Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) National Commander M...

A Haircut at Sport Clips or a Text Before Nov. 13 Can Help A Hero Go Back to School

GEORGETOWN, Texas - Sport Clips Haircuts kicks off its Help A Hero veteran scholarship campaign today to benefit scholarships for ...



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."