Ladies Newsletter March, 2014

Dear Sisters: It was a pleasure to conduct the Feb. 24th, VFW Auxiliary meeting while President, Nancy Ustruck was out of town. President Nancy attended the Mid-winter conference in Oconomowoc and brought back more awards. We are proud of the hard working Auxiliary members and of the awards earned. The Auxiliary received and Outstanding Achievement Phase 1 Award and President Nancy received a beautiful brass medallion in a red, white and blue ribbon. Other awards include, Health and Happiness, for support of the National Home for Children, the Military Assistance Award, and a Membership award by having 100% by September 30th, 2013. We are aware of the many Veterans needs and will take care of that at the March meeting. We did vote to provide additional funds for Hospital Projects. These funds are distributed to all of the Veterans Hospitals in Wisconsin. The Veterans receive a small remembrance on special days. My private music students will present the annual concerts at Zablocki V.A. Medical Center on March 30th and April 6th at 2:00 P.M. On March 30th. It will consist … Continue reading

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Newsletter Post 10519 March, 2014

MARCH-2014 NEWSLETTER Greetings Post Members, and Friends of Greendale VFW Post 10519, I hope everyone is surviving this unusually nasty winter weather. I think we are all fed up with it and are looking forward to some Spring like temperatures. I would like acknowledge our newest Post member James Pallan. James is an Air Force Veteran. Welcome to the Post. I want to thank Senior Vice Theresa McQuire for conducting the February meeting in my absence. At the February meeting Post members passed a motion to send a monetary donation to the family of Staci Napoli, the West Allis Police Officer who died during child birth. Stacie was an Iraq war veteran. Our sympathies to her family. Once again Junior Vice Bill Pekrul’s son (owner of M W Marine in Hales Corners) has stepped up to help Veterans. He generously allowed the HONOR OUR MILITARY INC. some space at his exhibit at the SPORT SHOW in West Allis. Honor Our Military are the people who put together the VETERAN’S DAY PARADE in November in downtown Milwaukee. The Sport Show is … Continue reading

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