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Veterans Canteen Service (VCS)


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Inside a PatriotStore

VCS operates over 200 PatriotStores in Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Centers nationwide. Many of our stores have been recently updated and expanded to provide our customers with a modern, clean and comfortable shopping experience. Our stores welcome our customers with wider aisles, wood-like floors, enhanced lighting and directional signage.  PatriotStores have expanded hours of operation to provide service for customers on weekends at most locations.

Our mission is to provide reasonably priced merchandise and services essential to the comfort and well-being of our Veterans, their families, caregivers, VA employees, volunteers and visitors.

We are committed to providing exceptional QUALITY, SERVICE and VALUE by offering the following product lines at comparable prices to commercial retailers:

     - Beverages/Snacks
     - Ensure Supplements
     - Electronics/Entertainment
     - Gifts/Stationary
     - Health & Beauty Care
     - Home/Kitchen, Small Appliances & Accessories
     - Ladies' Apparel and Footwear
     - MADE IN USA Merchandise
     - Men's Apparel and Footwear
     - Military Logo Merchandise
     - Team Shop Merchandise (selection varies by location)
     - Vitamins and Over-The-Counter Medication

VCS PatriotStore Promotions & Sale Events

VCS produces 30 sale events annually.  Sale events & promotions introduce new product lines and offer special savings on regular stocked items as well as create an atmosphere of fun and excitement for the customer.  Each event is different and exciting.  Mark your calendars with our sale event dates below and pay us a visit.

   Click the image below to view the sale event:

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    Scheduled PatriotStore Sale Events:

  • Jan 24 - Feb 1
  • Feb 7-15
  • Feb 21 - Mar 1
  • Mar 7-15
  • Mar 21-29
  • Apr 4-12
  • Apr 18-26
  • May 2-10
  • May 16-24
  • May 30 - Jun 7
  • Jun 13-21
  • Jun 27 - Jul 5
  • Jul 11-19
  • Jul 25-Aug 2