Public, Society Benefit

Lake Wateree VFW Post 8346

  • Ridgeway, SC
  • www.vfwpost8346.org

Mission Statement

Our mission is to 'honor the dead by helping the living' through veterans' service, community service, national security and a strong national defense.

Main Programs

  1. Flag Retirement

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Service Areas

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South Carolina

We serve Veterans from the area near Lake Wateree, including Ridgeway, Winnsboro, Lugoff, Blythewood with members and supporters mostly from Fairfield, Kershaw, and Richland counties in SC.

ruling year

1965

Post Commander since 2015

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Mr. Jonas Shawanesse

Keywords

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veterans, World War, Viet Nam, Iraq War, Afghanistan War, Centennial Plaza, Veterans Administration

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EIN

58-2427124

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Military/Veterans' Organizations (W30)

Alliance/Advocacy Organizations (E01)

Scholarships, Student Financial Aid, Awards (B82)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

Flag Retirement

Honorably retire US Flags around every Flag Day with a public service.

Category

Public, Society Benefit

Population(s) Served

General Public/Unspecified

Military/Veterans

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

South Carolina

We serve Veterans from the area near Lake Wateree, including Ridgeway, Winnsboro, Lugoff, Blythewood with members and supporters mostly from Fairfield, Kershaw, and Richland counties in SC.

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Operations

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Lake Wateree VFW Post 8346

Leadership

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Post Commander

Mr. Jonas Shawanesse

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Jonas Shawanesse

Lake Wateree VFW Post 8346

Term: June 2015 -

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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