Waging Peace Exhibit Thru 8/14

The war in Vietnam, the 60’s, the draft, the resistance, the protests, the movement in San Francisco and beyond. Check out a free exhibit at the San Francisco Veterans Building Waging Peace in Vietnam: US Soldiers & Veterans Who Opposed the War. It explores the courage and creativity – and true patriotism – of GIs in their opposition to the […]

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Waging Peace: US Soldiers and Veterans Who Opposed the War

June 29 – August 14Wednesdays – Sundays1-6pmFree admission During the Vietnam War, tens of thousands of GIs stepped out of formation. Some refused orders to Vietnam. Some joined anti-war organizations. Some demonstrated against the war.  Some deserted to Canada and elsewhere. Some organized within the military. Some started underground newspapers. Some scribbled graffiti.  Some worked in anti-war coffee houses.  Some […]

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Memorial Day Observances

There will be two local ceremonies to honor our fallen heroes on Memorial Day. Both of these events will start at 11am on May 30th, one at the San Francisco National Cemetery in the Presidio, and one at the Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno. – San Francisco: The event starts at 11am with a band concert starting at […]

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Instruction In Drone Photography

On Sunday February 20th at 1:00 pm, there will be a free drone photography class sponsored by the SFVA. The class is at Ft Miley 4150 Clement, please meet at the flagpole.  There will be an option for BBQ located next to VA in Golden Gate Recreation Area by large gun emplacements with view of ocean just past the CLC […]

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Veterans Gallery Re-Opening

World War 1: US Army's segregated 366th Infantry Officers: Abbott, Lowe, Fisher, White. National Archives

Celebrate The Veterans Gallery Grand Re-opening & Black History Exhibit Wednesday, January 12, 4-7pm FREE RSVP: Courtney Ellington, 415 535-8593, Courtney.Ellington@OVOVSF.org Veterans Building Room 102401 Van Ness Avenue, SFCA

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Wreaths Across America 2021

Wreaths Across America and its mission to Remember the Fallen, Honor those who Serve, and Teach the next generation about the value of Freedom. At the San Francisco National Cemetery, a dedicated cadre of committed volunteers, organizations and sponsors has worked hard over recent years to establish a substantial WAA effort. In 2019 (before the pandemic) it reached a high point of over 1,500 […]

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Virtual Veterans Job Fair & Open House

November 23, 2021 An online recruiting event open to all US Military Job Seekers and Spouses. For more information and to register go to the weblink below. What: National Virtual Career Fair​​​​​​ Where: From anywhere that you have an internet connection When: November 23, 2021 Time: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM Central Registration Link: rmvets.com/NationalVCF1121

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10th Annual Bikes-4-Vets

The SF Vets Lions Club i giving away 100 refurbished and safety inspected bikes for Veterans. The event will be held at the Atwater Tavern, 295 Terry A Francois Blvd in San Francisco. To obtain a bike, you must attend one safety class on any of these dates: Oct 21 Thu, Nov 6 Sat, or Nov 9 Tue. More info […]

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