NOMINATE A STATE CHAIR

We are in the process of nominating and appointing State Chairs in each of the 50 states. We welcome nominations from patriotic citizens like you.

Criteria for State Chair:

-Dedicated to our mission of convincing the President of the United States to designate a state funeral for the last Medal of Honor holder from World War II.

-Willing to conduct press interviews, build relationships with local media, suggest stories and organize and host at least one event per year.

-Willing to write and submit letters to the editors of local newspapers and blogs to educate citizens and promote our cause. (Important submission times include World War II anniversaries such as Pearl Harbor Day, VE Day, VJ Day and D Day.)

-Personally recruit and lead an eight-person State Board.

-History of service in one more of the following types of activities: non-profit leadership, political campaigns, church boards, synagogue committees and other religious organizations, independent businesses and corporate boards.

-Maintain open and responsive relationships with national headquarters.

-Accurately and enthusiastically speak publicly on behalf of our organization.

Desired but Not Required:

-Former president of VFW Post, Rotary, Lions, Optimist or similar organization

-Independent business owner, founder or co-founder of a startup business

-Experience in advertising, media or public relations

-Prior military service or family service in World War II

-Elected or aspiring to public office


Note: Founding State Chairs will serve until December 31, 2018.


Please contact us at info@worldwar2salute.com if you are interested in applying or would like to refer a friend.



"State Funeral for World War II Veterans" is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Tax ID:  82-1730871.

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