North of the River

VFW Post 10859​​

Volunteer on-line!

Get ahead of the volunteer roster at meeting, get preferred locations and times.

Date dependent, These are the stores we will be at:


Walmart Neighborhood Market - (Calloway & Olive)


Walmart Neighborhood Market - (North Chester)


Walmart Neighborhood Market - (Allen & Brimhall)

​Albertsons Supermarket - (Rosedale Hwy & Allen)

Vons Supermarket - (Coffee & Hageman)

Spenser’s Restaurant (Rosedale Hwy & Verdugo)



100% of all funds raised from the Buddy Poppy Program stays local.

Veteran's Day

Our next Veteran's Day Distribution Buddy Poppy distribution will be conducted prior to Veterans Day, on

7, 8, 9 November 2019


Memorial Day

Our next Memorial Day Buddy Poppy distribution will be conducted prior to Memorial Day, on

21, 22, 23 May 2020. 



The program's main collection periods are Memorial Day (May) and Veterans Day (November).


The event's goal is to collect more than $12,000.00 biannually, for our Relief Fund to support local Veterans and their families in desperate situations. We'll let you know the locations and times, along with the assignment roster as soon as it is published.

Buddy Poppy Distribution