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In 2016, two sporting clay events were held that helped to raise $25,000 in honor of our Veterans! The  Black Dog Shoot was held in Hamilton, Mo., on August 6.  The event included great family fun and new shooter friendly targets. Raffles, silent auction and gun drawings were held. The Shoot […]

Organization Donates $25,000 to Assistance League


Thanks to all who helped make the 2016 Ruck Between Rivers a success! This year’s 10 Person Team rucked 203 miles from Hannibal, MO to Cameron, MO to raise over $8,000 in support of military veterans. All of the proceeds will help support the work of our Cameron Veterans’ Home […]

Ruck Between Rivers Holds Success Fundraiser





Missouri Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder awarded the 2016 Lieutenant Governor’s Veterans Service Award to Volunteer Richard Youngs. The award recognizes Missouri veterans who provide exemplary volunteer service to their communities. Kinder started the award in 2012 and has received more than 700 nominations from around the state. Winners will be honored with […]

2016 Lieutenant Governor’s Veterans Service Award Given to Assistance League ...


Missouri Lieutenant Governor Peter Kinder announced 34 winners of the 2016 Lieutenant Governor’s Veterans Service Award, which recognizes Missouri veterans who provide exemplary volunteer service to their communities. Kinder started the award in 2012 and has received more than 700 nominations from around the state. Winners will be honored with […]

Volunteer Awarded Lieutenant Governor’s Veterans Service Award



The Veterans Assistance League is saddened at the passing of Jesse Reynolds. It has been our extreme honor to have known Jesse. To learn more about him, please visit his story on our Veterans Story page. In November 2015 in honor of the anniversary of Pearl Harbor, the Missouri VFW […]

Honoring Jesse Reynolds


The Giggles and Wiggles Preschool visited the Veterans at the Missouri Cameron Veterans Home. The Veterans Assistance League purchased supplies for activities and Easter eggs for the event that was enjoyed by many!

Preschool Visits Veterans




            On Valentine’s Day, February 14, 2016, the Veterans at the Cameron Missouri Veterans Home enjoyed many festivities. Wilma Jobson and Carol Payne of the Bucklin Unit 57 American Legion Auxiliary delivered valentine cookies and individually addressed valentine cards to all residents of the Cameron […]

Valentine’s Day Celebrated at the Cameron Veterans Home