Vanessa Macias has been a member of the VFW Auxiliary since February 2022. Her Husband served in the US Army and was deployed twice during Operation Enduring Freedom and the Afghanistan War with the 10th Mountain Division. He became a member of the VFW prior to her joining the Auxiliary and his love for this organization propelled her to join. "I love being able to not only serve our Veterans, but also our community. Giving a little bit of my time to people who put their entire lives on the line is the least I can do."