Newsletter October, 2017

GREENDALE VFW POST 10519 OCTOBER -2017- NEWSLETTER Greetings Members and Friends of Greendale VFW Post 10519, Another month has flown by, they go by fast. I am happy to report that I have not been notified of any Post member hospitalized. However we do have many members dealing with health issues at home, keep them in thoughts and prayers. I have no new members or transfer members to report this month. I ask that you continue to keep recruitment in mind. A strong membership nationwide is what gives the VFW the clout needed to keep our benefits funded. The numbers are important. The Milwaukee brewers organization has been contacted to request dates for next year’s Poppy distribution. They have responded that we will get dates for next year but as of this printing we don’t know which games. I will update you as soon as I get the information. The post Honor Guard and Auxiliary will be marching in the Veteran’s Day parade in downtown Milwaukee on November 4th. It is a great parade, think about attending to honor our … Continue reading

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Auxiliary Newsletter October, 2017

   THE VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS AUXILIARY TO GREENDALE POST 10519 OCTOBER-2017- NEWSLETTER Greetings Brothers and Sisters of VFWA 105   Hope this newsletter finds everyone well and enjoying the gorgeous fall weather. Need to pinch myself to realize this is October. District 4 Sr. Vice President (also Department Chief of Staff) Kathy Dahl, joined us September 25th for our yearly auxiliary inspection. Of course we passed with flying colors thanks to all our members. Couldn’t get a good report without you. I was tickled to see so many members at the meeting. Thanks to the post members for setting up tables and chairs for social time. Such a joy to be able to spend time after the meeting with post and auxiliary members.   All our donations have been made for 2017-2018 year. We also made a $200.00 donation to Hop-tel, which is located on the Zablocki VA Medical grounds. Hop-tel is a program that provides temporary overnight lodging to eligible Veterans for outpatient medical procedures. Requests do come in throughout the year, which we are ready to discuss … Continue reading

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