Veterans For Peace 2018 Annual Convention in St.Paul

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Veterans For Peace Convention:

33rd Annual Convention, August 22-26th.


Veterans For Peace is looking forward to seeing YOU at our 33rd Annual convention, August 22-26th in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Our registration is now open and we have a lot of other deadlines and information available on our website, but scroll down for direct links and more information!


Registration is Now Open for the 33rd Annual Convention


Veterans For Peace has a special group rate at the Intercontinental St. Paul Riverfront.  Click here for more details and for housing information.


Deadline approaching for workshop proposals:  June 6.

Visit the workshop tab for more information


Nominate an individual for one of five awards offered by VFP National.  Visit the Awards tab for award descriptions.  Deadline to submit is June 30th

Have a chapter who is deserving of the VFP Chapter of the Year Award? Submit this form to nominate a deserving chapter.   Deadline to submit is June 30th


Submit this form, if you’re interested in tabling at the 2018 convention.  Deadline to submit is June 30th


Calling all poet laureate s !  Submit this form to read poetry the evening of Wednesday, August 22nd.  Deadline to submit is Ju ly 5th

Program Ads

Place your ad in the program book. Click here to learn more about placing and ad in the 2018 convention program book.  Deadline for ad submissions is July 20th

Resolution and Bylaws

Resolution proposals are now being accepted.  Read the protocols for submitting a resolution here.  Deadline to submit is July 22nd.

All Current Members, this includes Associate Members, shall be entitled to speak to resolutions presented before the Annual Convention. All Current Members, this includes Associate Members , shall be entitled to one vote on resolutions.

Proposals can be emailed to the Resolutions Committee Chair, Bob Krzewinski, at or mailed to 706 Dwight Street, Ypsilanti, MI 48198. Emailing resolutions is the preferred way of submitting resolutions. Resolutions submitted by mail must include a telephone number of the resolution maker.

We will start accepting bylaw amendments next week.  Deadline to submit is July 22nd

All Current Veteran Members are allowed to submit and vote on bylaw amendments.

Please also check out the Convention FAQ for other inquries!

1404 North Broadway St. Louis, MO 63102 (314) 725-6005

Veterans For Peace appreciates your generous donations.

We also encourage you to join our ranks.


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Veterans For Peace will be hosting the National VFP convention in St.Paul at the Intercontinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel, 11 Kellogg Blvd E, St.Paul, MN 55101 August 22-26 2018.

The theme for this years convention is “RECLAIM ARMISITICE DAY-  END ALL WAR.”

Requests for workshops are now being taken: go to

Now taking requests and submissions for the following: Spoken word (yearly spoken word will be held on Wednesday evening Aug 22), workshops and films. Contact Barry Riesch

On a local level we need volunteers who are Tech savvy to video workshops, show films, help with out reach. Contact Barry Riesch

For tabling contact Barry Riesch

Further questions:

Penelope Gardner

Barry Riesch