Newsletter July, 2013

                            JULY-2013 NEWSLETTER Greetings Members and Friends of Greendale VFW Post 10519, It is with great sadness to announce the passing of another long time Post member, Verne Kjell. Verne passed away on June 30th, 2013 at the age of 90. Our condolences go out to the family. I hope everyone’s summer is off to a good start. Since my last newsletter there has been a lot of Post activity. On May 16th we had our Installation of Officers dinner and ceremony. It was well attended, your new Officers are now in place and we all look forward to another great year. On May 10th and 11th we had our Community Poppy distribution.  We had 24 members (13 Post & 11 Auxiliary) give their time. We estimate that there was approximately 186.5 volunteer hours given on those two dates (99 by Post & 87.5 Auxiliary) Thanks to all who gave their time. We did well in spite of the poor weather and missing some key volunteers On … Continue reading

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Oshkosh Airshow July 29 – August 4 & calendar of Events

Host to the world’s largest airshow AirVenture 2013 with calendr. Continue reading

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Commemorate the Korean War 60th with a “Pancakes for Patriots” breakfast July 27

All Korean War veterans are invited to attend the ceremony at the Korean War Veterans Memorial. Age and distance, unfortunately, will prevent most from attending, but you can still help commemorate their day by hosting a “Pancakes for Patriots”-type event at your VFW Post to honor and educate local communities about the service and sacrifices made by so many of our VFW members and their families. Continue reading

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Membership Campaign Landing

Posts to get updated contact information on their members to include email addresses. This will help on each and every level of the organization Continue reading

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Big 10 Conference Oct. 18 – 20, 2013

Everything needed to register for the Big 10 Conference in Illinios Continue reading

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