The VFW is so grateful to all our donors that continue to stand with the American Red Cross through COVID-19. The VFW Post 399’s most successful and 15th blood drive was held on Wednesday, November 17th had over 78 registered donors! Throughout this year, hundreds of our donors have responded to the call in support of the lifesaving mission. Your commitment to donate truly makes a difference!
Our next blood drive is scheduled for Thursday, December 16th. For an appointment, please visit redcrossblood.org – Use sponsor code: VFWWestport or call 1-800-733-2767.
The American Red Cross is experiencing a blood emergency! We need your help to overcome the severe blood shortage. The Joseph J. Clinton Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 399 located at 465 Riverside Ave in Westport is hosting their 15th Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, November 17th between 9am-5:30pm in the Banquet Room. For an appointment, please visit redcrossblood.org – Use sponsor code: VFWWestport or call 1-800-733-2767.
For your information, when donors give blood by November 23rd, they will receive a $10.00 Gift Card via email, thanks to Amazon!
The Joseph J. Clinton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 399 will host the Town of Westport Veterans Day ceremony on November 11th starting with the Westport Community Band playing patriotic music at 10:30am to honor all those who have served in the United States military — Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. The program will include Posting the Colors by VFW Post 399, remarks by Senator Tony Hwang and First Selectman Jim Marpe, Veterans Day Address by Staples High School Senior Pierre Briand and a Ceremonial Firing salute by the Westport Police Department. A special tribute will be dedicated to honor our WW2 and Korean War veterans for their service, sacrifice and commitment. We thank every veteran for your service!