Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary - Dept. of WI

Membership & Recruitment

The VFW Auxiliary started with a small group of women who wanted to serve Veterans. Today, we have nearly 465,000 members, men and women, representing all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Help us grow by asking someone you know to join us and help us serve Veterans and their families, active-duty military and their families, and promote patriotism across our great nation.

VFW Auxiliary Facts Leaflet - A brief look at who we are and what we do to help our Veterans and their families.

VFW Auxiliary Members:

  • Must be citizens of the United States or a United States National, and at least 16 years old.

Those eligible are:

  • Husband/Wife
  • Widower/Widow
  • Father/Mother
  • Grandfathers/Grandmothers
  • Sons/Daughters
  • Grandsons/Granddaughters
  • Brothers/Sisters

of persons who were or are eligible for membership in the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States.

There are many benefits to being a member of this great organization.  Check them out at our National VFW Auxiliary Website by clicking HERE.

Those eligible for membership in the VFW are those that have received a campaign medal for overseas service; have served 30 consecutive or 60 non-consecutive days in Korea; or have ever received hostile fire or imminent danger pay.

Proof of service is required for eligibility and must be obtained by the applicant.

Information on a Veteran’s service record can be obtained by contacting:
National Archives and Records Administration
Phone: 1-866-272-6272 or

Find an Auxiliary near you!!

Department Membership & Recruitment Chairperson

Linda Schluter
4601 Declaration Ln.
Madison, WI  53704
(608) 246-8414

District Chairpersons - 2018-2019
Terry Hannaman
3824 14th Ave.
Kenosha, WI  53140
(262) 344-0196
Cheryl Woodards
601 Malvern Hill Dr.
Madison, WI  53718
(608) 223-1137

Kathy Dahl
3300 W. Howard Ave.
Greenfield, WI  53221
(414) 281-2389
Ellain Puls
W169 N11550 Biscayne Dr.
Germantown, WI  53022
(262) 251-0256
Maryel Schoenfuss
606 N. 3rd Ave.
Stratford, WI  54484
(715) 506-1825
Linda Moran
1225 Suburban Dr.
De Pere, WI  54115
(920) 337-9922 (H)
(920) 639-9989 (C)
Rhonda Rimarcik
675B Circle Pine Dr.
New Richmond, WI  54017
(715) 419-1036
Diane Fizell
PO Box 722
Bayfield, WI  54814
(715) 779-5122
Marlene Powell
204 Case St.
Baraboo, WI  53913
(608) 393-0502

Will you join us?
Membership Application Form

Join the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary and serve those who served us in uniform