Newsletter September, 2019

GREENDALE VFW POST 10519 SEPTEMBER- 2019- NEWSLETTER Greetings Members and Friends of Greendale VFW Post 10519;   September is here, fall has arrived and summer is over. Fall is a nice season but we all know what follows. I have not been informed of any member hospitalized at this time. On behalf of the Post I would like tooffer our support and condolences to member Art Olszewski on the passing of his wife Darlene. Nancy and I knew Darlene and attended her funeral on August 21st, a very fine lady.   On September 6th we had our last Miller Park Poppy distribution and last big fund raiser for the Post this year. Expectation were high, it was a Friday night game against the Cubs, a near a sellout, the weather was good and there were playoff implications. What should have been a big money maker for the Post was a bust due to lack of volunteers. Special thanks to the six Post members, four Auxiliary members and guest who did participate. Those who showed did well. Thanks to Bill Pekrul, … Continue reading

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Auxiliary Newsletter September, 2019

SEPTEMBER-2019- NEWSLETTER Greetings Brothers and Sisters of VFWA 10519,   Thanks to all that attended the August meeting and to Mandy for the ham sandwiches, desserts provided by Mandy and Jill. Social time is always the best part of the evening. Great attendance by our outstanding members.    Auxiliary members can receive the VFW News for $3 in 2020. This DEAL is available only through your auxiliary. If interested please sign up with Treasurer JuliePipke by November 25th.   This past Friday we had the opportunity for Poppy Distribution at Miller Park. Volunteers were few, I look at it as few are better than none. Thank You Sarah Berg,Jody Hahn, Ellen Crass and of course Myself. I can’t say no to the Commander when it comes to Poppies.   On Thursday, September 12th, the City of Greenfield will be dedicating a park to VFW Member Don Almquist, his wife Beverly is a member of our auxiliary. We will meet at the post 5:30, leave for the park shortly after. If you prefer to meet at the park, it is located … Continue reading

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