Ladies Newsletter February, 2013

  Dear Sisters,     A new year is upon us, with still so many ways to serve our veterans. Also, many challenges lie ahead. So please, when help is needed, any amount of time you are willing to give would be appreciated. Remember this is your Auxiliary and we need to work together. Mid-winter meeting will be held February 14th-16th in Manitowoc. The Commander and I will be attending. Marilyn Volland will once again put together a “THEME BASKET” for the cancer booth at the mid-winter conference. All proceeds go toward the Cancer Program. Thank You, Marilyn. A thank you also to Joan Winleski for sewing a patriotic pillow cover for the Patriotic Pillow Project. The pillow supports an injured or missing limb, or a special place to rest a weary head. Mark your calendar, Loyalty Day is scheduled for April 27th in Elkhorn, Wi., parade begins at 10:30 am. The REFLECITVE WRIST BAND COMMITTEE is currently working on some marketing strategies  to sell our reflective wrist bands. This fund raiser will only be successful with good membership participation. … Continue reading

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Newsletter February, 2013

Greendale VFW Post #10519                                                       FEBRUARY-2013 NEWSLETTER Greetings Members and Friends of Greendale VFW Post 10519, This is the first Newsletter for 2013. We had decided that there was not enough VFW activity in January to warrant a Newsletter mailing. I hope you all have a happy and healthy new year. And I hope the Post continues as an active and growing Post for 2013. Several Post members are dealing with serious health issues, Jim Stephenson is in hospice care at VA, Ralph Stephens is currently in the ICU at the VA hospital and Stan Krolcki is being cared for at home. We wish them all well. On December 15th seven Post members and one Auxiliary member attended “THE WREATHS ACCROSS AMERICA” at the National Cemetery on the VA grounds.  The program was to honor the fallen, and a wreath laying ceremony on the graves of Veterans. A picture of the Post members in … Continue reading

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