Notice – 8th June 2018
Members and Friends of the WCAFV. As our group starts to expand we will hear of rumors and rumors of rumors of who the WCAFV is and what we stand for. Please allow me to state categorically who and what we are.
Firstly we a group of veterans for veterans. We have a brotherhood and understanding of who we are and where we have come from. We are group of men and woman who served our country when we were instructed to do so say and some served voluntarily and others under protest and some spent many years serving in the Armed Forces.
Herewith is clarity of what we stand for
We are APOLITICAL- Meaning we do NOT support any particular political party, organisation or movement.
We are NON RELIGOUS- We do NOT segregate our members due to religious beliefs.
We are NON RACIST- We do not alienate any member of society due to race.
We are NON SEXIST- We do NOT discriminate between sexes as all our members are treated equally.
We are NON SECTARIANISM- meaning we do not tolerate any form of bigotry, discrimination or hatred.
We respect the views and opinions of all veterans.
We create projects that can assist our veterans in job creation, employment and skills development.
We promote, preserve and celebrate the achievements of our Armed Forces Veterans and this will include Statutory Forces.
To offer support to our fellow veterans and instill a sense of pride and belonging.
To honor and pay homage to those veterans who lost their lives during the “Border War”
Everything that the WCFV does is within the Law and we do not participate in any illegal activities.
Herewith is clarity of what we DONT stand for
The WCAFV is NOT a paramilitary organisation and will never be now or in the future. The WCAFV does NOT associate itself with any Right Wing Organisation nor do we endorse such groups or movements nor are we a “Military Wing” for any other group, movement or organisation.
Our members and supporters, in their private capacities, can support any political party, organization or religious group as they so choose as long as it does NOT bring the WCAFV into disrepute.
WCAFV Constitution. Chapter 1, Article 1, Section 2 clearly states
“2) The WCAFV is a NATIONAL non-profit, non-governmental organization which is independent from governments, non-political and non-sectarian. It does not discriminate on the basis of racial, ethnic, religious, gender, nor does it allow its members to do so”