Now over 74,700 members in the United States
Pennsylvania is 5th largest in US.
The PA State Council has just been refurbished.
Check it out at www.vva-pa.org
VVA 862 is the "Largest" VVA Chapter in Pennsylvania.
3rd "Largest Chapter in the United States"
As of the April 15th 2015 Meeting
VVA 705 - LIFE Members - 514
AVVA - 143 LIFE Members - 55
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Vietnam Veterans of America Inc. Chapter 862 - Southwestern, Pa.
VVA 862 Weekly Update!
Memorial Day Parade Monday in Beaver.
Monday May 25th, 2015
Just got an email from Rich Raich pertaining to the Parade on Monday.
Attn: All VVA & AVVA 862 members, if you’d like to come and march with us, come to the intersection of 3rd Street & Beaver starting at 9:00 AM The Banner, Flags and Rifles will be issued at that location.
(Might take awhile to find a Parking Spot)
If you have the Tiger Stripe Uniform, It is sugged
that you wear it, Otherwise, Wear whatever you have.
If you have the Tiger Stripe Uniform, It is sugged that you wear it, Otherwise, Wear whatever you have.
According to the Times, the parade will be starting at 10:30 AM
We always have a great time.
VVA 862 “Duck Race” Tickets “Now Available”
Thank you to all of those who signed the Great Duck Race "HAVING SOME INTEREST" sign up sheet at our meeting on Wednesday.
We are still in need of more potential help. If you missed the “Sign Up Sheet, as it went around, or you were not at last night's meeting and are "interested" in helping with Duck Ticket sales, race course clean up, or helping at the race, please send me an email (email@example.com) or a phone call (724-888-6272) to let me know.
When we get closer to the dates, I will contact you to check your interest and availability.
Support The Troops Rally
The next “Support the Troops Rally” meeting will be held on Monday June 1st at 7 p.m. at the Rochester VFW.
Also, we are very happy to say that the rally is now going to be at the Gazebo in Beaver.
We secured the Gazebo this week.
Please attend….we need your help and your opinions are valued. Dave Kane
VVA National President testifed before Joint Session of the House/Senate Veterans Affairs Committee
Vietnam Veterans of America --
VVA National Treasurer Dr. Wayne
Reynolds attended the hearing as
well as VVA staff members.
Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) is the only national Vietnam veterans organization congressionally chartered and exclusively dedicated to Vietnam-era veterans and their families. www.vva.org
Everyone have a great weekend.
Come down and "March" with us on Monday.
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