The Catholic War Veterans Post 370 supports these fine organizations


Camp Hope

Wounded Warrior Project

The Greater St. Louis Honor Flight Program

Fischer House – Jefferson Barracks

VA Hospital – Jefferson Barracks

Local Catholic Churches (St Matthew’s, St John’s)

Annual Belleville Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Veterans Day Ceremonial Events

Donations to local families in need due of major sickness or loss of a loved one.

Prepared meals for the Ministry to Sick and Aged on Lebanon Ave.

St. John’s Smithton Teen Youth Group


       Donations made in previous years

American Cancer Fund, Local Organization

Archdiocese of Military Services

Belleville Area – Right To Life

Catholic Social Services

Catholic Urban Program & St. Vincent De Paul

Cerebral Palsy

Civic Projects

Diocesan Committee for Scouting

Hospice of Southern Illinois

Illinois Veteran’s Homes (Anna & Quincy, earmark check as ” Home Benefit Fund”)

Local Veteran’s Hospital (Jefferson Barracks)

Mayor’s Breakfast

Ministry to the Sick and Aged (Rauchenfest & St. John’s Picnic)

National and State CWV Fund Raisers

Okaw Valley Boy Scout Council

Poor Clares

Pregnancy Care Center


Smithton Athletic Association

Handicapped Children

  • Illinois Center for Autism
  • PTOEC (Parent Teacher Organization for Exceptional Children)

USO (St Louis – McDonnell)

Women’s Crisis Center

Junior Achievement

Camp Ondessonk (Catholic Youth Camp)