Chartered April 25, 2014, we are a fairly new Post looking for local veterans or active duty personnel who want to make new friends and help make a difference for other fellow veterans and their families. We are located within VFW Post 4249 which is one mile south of Newaygo, Michigan city limits. Come join us.

AMVETS Mission Statement

To enhance and safeguard the entitlements for all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.


If you are and honorably discharged veteran or on active duty and wish to help make life easier for fellow veterans, join us.
Download Membership Application


If you are already an AmVets member and would like to be a member of a post closer to home.
Download Membership Transfer Form
chartering_pictureActivation and Dedication Ceremony April 25, 2014
(i-r)Michigan House of Representatives Rep. Jon Bumstead, Frank Wolever, Jerry Weinman, Melissa Coleman, Larry Norburg, Ken North, Dan Boutell, Keith Essebaggers, Ralph Gould. Seated in front Eugene Kovach, Commander


Post 4250 was awarded the “Amvets Department of Michigan

POST BROTHERHOOD AWARD

for 2017-2018 at Department Convention.


Over the years, AMVETS has been in the forefront of public-policy related to national defense, services for homeless veterans, adequate funding for the Department of Veterans Affairs, concurrent receipt of retirement pay and disability compensation by disabled military retirees, veterans employment and training, POW/MIA accountability and flag protection.


‚ÄčIn addition to the work of our national service officers, other AMVETS members, as well as those in the AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary, will devote as many as 250,000 hours of free time a year to brighten the lives of hospitalized veterans. Here, something as simple as playing cards with the lonely or watching television with the disabled can make a world of difference

Post 4250 was chartered on April 25, 2014 wih 22 charter members.. We are now over 50 members and have added a Ladies Auxiliary and a Riders Chapter. We currently are working on forming a Sons of AMVETS Post