University of Alabama Student Looking for IOP Post Veterans - Share Your Story!

"I am a student at the University of Alabama, and I am currently writing multiple essays dealing with active and retired military. Specifically, the process and aftermath of returning home from deployment.

To this end, I am looking for veterans willing to talk with me about their experiences relating to this topic. I will be in Isle of Palms for spring break all of next week (3/11 to 3/17), but I would like to use some of that vacation time to talk with any of your post members that might be interested in sharing their stories with me. Please let me know if this is a possibility, and thank you so much! "

-Luke Schoenwetter

If you are willing to share your experience, please contact Luke directly to coordinate some time with this young man next week. He can be reached at


VFW Post 3137 Monthly Post Comrades Meeting
Mark Your Calendar

This month it's time to start thinking about April elections. All officer positions at post 3137 are open and we 're looking for nominees. Let your voice be heard. Then prepare to be there in April for voting.

These meetings are also an opportunity for everyone to stay in touch and be a part of all that we do at post 3137 to support our fellow veterans, their families, and the mission of the VFW.  Many important topics that affect you, and the operation of our post, including business related items, post improvements, and upcoming social events are discussed and crucial decisions are made at these meetings.

When: Monday March 13, 2017
Where: The Post on the Coast, 1004 Ocean Boulevard Isle of Palms, SC 29451
Time: 7:00 PM


Women in the Military - Vogue Magazine's 125th Series

Jackie Nickerson and Alessandra Codinha created a wonderful project for Vogue Magazine's 125th Series. It depicts the women in combat dating back to the American Revolution. It is incredibly inspiring. Support the women in service and the Veterans who have returned from combat for they most often go unrecognized.

"I wanted to make pictures that empowered women, that captured women who were strong, who are part of defending the USA. They did not disappoint."

— Jackie Nickerson on photographing some of this generation's crop of women warriors for Vogue's 125th series, American Women.


Friday Steak Night's...Every Week and Open to the Public!

Join us for Friday Night Steak Dinner. $15 per meal, includes Baked Potato, Salad and desserts provided by auxiliary and members.  Season your own and grill to your liking. And of course you can get and enjoy your favorite beverages at the bar.

What better way to enjoy summer at the beach! Open to the Public.

When: Friday March 10, 2017
Where: The Post on the Coast, 1004 Ocean Boulevard Isle of Palms, SC 29451
Time: 6:00-8:00 PM


Pre-St. Patrick's Day Dinner!! Open to the Public

IOP VFW Post 3137 Auxiliary Proudly Presents: Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner!!
Saturday March 11 - 6:00 Until 8:00 (Or Until Food Is Gone!)

  • Corned Beef
  • Cabbage
  • Potatoes
  • Carrots
  • Desserts
  • ONLY $10 Per Plate

Put On Your Green And Let's Have An Early St. Pat's Dinner!  See You There!

When: Saturday March 11, 2017
Where: The Post on the Coast, 1004 Ocean Boulevard Isle of Palms, SC 29451
Time: 6:00-8:00 PM


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