Founded in 1899, Veterans of Foreign Wars is an organization that provides complete services for the betterment of the veterans, military and communities. The organization serves a number of states in the United States. It provides national veterans service, transitioning, troop support, post military assistance and national military services, among others. Additionally, the organization renders compensation and benefits, health care, vocational rehab and employment as well as home loans amenities. Veterans of Foreign Wars provide several scholarships, flag education and other community serving programs.