The Atascosa County VFW Post 4853 has more than fifty years of service in our South Texas Communities. 

Our mission is to demonstrate service and teach citizenship for our youth
Honor our veterans and to keep the stories of their service and sacrifice alive and that of their families.

We are working to bring new life to our organization here in Atascosa county and at the same time, we are bringing new services and programs to our region. 

Our Purpose, as approved by Congress as a fraternal, patriotic, historical, charitable, and educational organization, is as follows:

  • To preserve and strengthen comradeship among its members 

  • To assist worthy comrades

  • To perpetuate the memory and history of our dead, and to assist their surviving spouses and orphans

  • To maintain true faith and allegiance to the Government of the United States, and fidelity to the Constitution and laws

  • To foster true patriotism

  • To maintain and extend the institutions of American freedom; and

  • To preserve and defend the United States from all enemies 

Atascosa County VFW Post 4853