AMVETS Dept of MA Annual State Convention

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Dept of MA 71st Convention Events -1 Dept of MA 71st Convention Agenda -1 BBNG Convention 12 June 2015 Fellow AMVETS Family Members,   The Convention Corporation members would like to welcome you and look forward to seeing you at this year’s 71St Annual State Convention on J

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VA Begins "Summer of Service" to Bolster Volunteer Assistance for Veterans

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For your review and distribution.     Cheers,   Jim       VA Begins “Summer of Service” to Bolster Volunteer Assistance for Veterans   Calls Upon Individuals, Organizations and Communities to Serve Veterans in Nationwide Effort

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AMVETS ED Stewart Hickey Appointed to Commission on Care

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All AMVETS PROs, Commanders and Executive Directors, Good evening. The following news release is going out nationwide this evening. Please ensure your Departments and Posts receive the great news about National Executive Director Stewart Hickey’s appointment. Thanks. R/ Dave David Gai

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Fred Vineyard for National Finance Committee

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J/ROTC Program Update & Heads up on Invoicing

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Many of you have been very busy in support of this National Program and for that I thank you! This spring has been a challenge in obtaining the Medals for many of you but we had your six!   With roots in the Morrill Act of 1862, which provided for military education at land grant colleges

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  • AMVETS Dept of MA Annual State Convention - Dept of MA 71st Convention Events -1 Dept of MA 71st Convention Agenda -1 BBNG Convention 12 June 2015 Fellow AMVETS Family Members,   The Convention Corporation members would like to welcome you and look forward to seeing you at this year’s 71St Annual State Convention on June 12th – 14th 2015 at the Sturbridge […]
  • VA Begins “Summer of Service” to Bolster Volunteer Assistance for Veterans - For your review and distribution.     Cheers,   Jim       VA Begins “Summer of Service” to Bolster Volunteer Assistance for Veterans   Calls Upon Individuals, Organizations and Communities to Serve Veterans in Nationwide Effort     A new nationwide initiative – a “Summer of Service” – seeks the help of citizens in […]
  • AMVETS ED Stewart Hickey Appointed to Commission on Care - All AMVETS PROs, Commanders and Executive Directors, Good evening. The following news release is going out nationwide this evening. Please ensure your Departments and Posts receive the great news about National Executive Director Stewart Hickey’s appointment. Thanks. R/ Dave David Gai National Communications Director AMVETS (American Veterans) 4647 Forbes Blvd Lanham,Maryland 20706 301 683 4035 […]
  • Fred Vineyard for National Finance Committee - AMVETSFredVineyard
  • J/ROTC Program Update & Heads up on Invoicing - Many of you have been very busy in support of this National Program and for that I thank you! This spring has been a challenge in obtaining the Medals for many of you but we had your six!   With roots in the Morrill Act of 1862, which provided for military education at land grant […]
  • Links to various articles about veterans - VETERANS Lawsuit Links Phoenix VA Misdiagnosis To Veteran Suicide http://www.disabledveterans.org/2015/05/12/lawsuit-links-phoenix-va-misdiagnosis-to-veteran-suicide/   Lawsuit blames Phoenix VA hospital for veterans suicide http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/arizona/politics/2015/05/10/lawsuit-blames-phoenix-va-hospital-veteran-gene-spencer-suicide/27057179/   PA Senate confirms first nominees to Wolf’s Cabinet http://www.witf.org/news/2015/05/senate-confirms-first-nominees-to-wolfs-cabinet.php   USA TODAY – Deadly Hines VA Hospital Cover-up Exposed http://www.disabledveterans.org/2015/05/07/usa-today-deadly-hines-va-hospital-cover-up-exposed/?inf_contact_key=cb7917f4ae054bf5db08eded7f9058504f54db1a25e10f0ce60e7e77319dc867   Gen. Stanley McChrystal on what makes a good leader http://www.marketplace.org/topics/world/big-book/gen-stanley-mcchrystal-what-makes-good-leader   Automated System […]
  • ELECT JIM PIDGEON NATIONAL COMMANDER - 22Everyday.mp3 (5.9 MB) Download | Remove Campaign to Elect Jim Pidgeon for AMVETS National Commander
  • Two Resolutions -   2016-28 Draft R…and Appeals.docx (13.7 KB) Download | Remove 2016-27 Draft R…te Veterans.docx (13.9 KB) Download | Remove Good afternoon, I just wanted to make sure you have all your proposed CBLS and Resolutions. Have a great afternoon…..   Anita Claytor-Jackson AMVETS, National Legislative Aide 4647 Forbes Blvd, Lanham, MD 20706 Email   legis-aide@amvets.org Direct: 301-683-4015 Fax:  […]
  • Belmont AMVETS Post 2008 shines in Parade - The outstanding Color Guard of the Department of Massachusetts AMVETS mustered at Cushing Square, complete with its volunteer bagpiper, to spearhead the Memorial Day Parade in Belmont, MA. Commander Greg Arabian (extreme right) welcomed Color Guard Commander Ken Nelson and his troops who marched from Cushing Square to the Belmont Cemetery, and then to the Belmont […]
  • Judge Robert Stewart fir National Judge Advocate - Dear David and Stewart,  My name is Bob Stewart.  At a recent AMVETS fundraising event here in Athens, Ohio, I had the pleasure of meeting Larry Via and others from National.  In our conversations, the subject of national judge advocate was brought to my attention.  I was honored and flattered to hear Larry Via, National Commander encourage […]
  • June 2015 Newsletter and calendars - News-June-2015 -1            News-June-2015 -1 calander-Jun-2015-cKDg        calander-Jun-2015-cKDg Calendar-Jul-2015-GnH3        Calendar-Jul-2015-GnH3   My Fellow AMVETS Here is the Department of Massachusetts monthly newsletter and the calendars for the months of June and July 2015 Please read them and post them on your bulletin boards in your post homes. Please also forward them to members in your e-mail list […]
  • Thanks to Yanks - Hope you will join us and feel uplifted. Copyright © 2015 Thanks to Yanks, All rights reserved. You are receiving this email because you opted in online or by participating in a Thanks to Yanks event.Our mailing address is: Thanks to Yanks 15 Virginia Drive Milford, Massachusetts 01757 Add us to your address book unsubscribe […]
  • VVA: Worthy of the Sacrifice - This from a High school classmate..  Worthy of the Sacrifice     by John C. Fitts I was born during World War II in which my father served as a member of the U. S. Navy. I was a small child during the Korean Conflict (War?) and remember very little. The war that was personal to […]
  • VVA: FW: Making the Memorial - Making the Memorial Reprinted in June 2015 New York Review of Books Online via Gerald Ney  kumquatquince@gmail.com Making the Memorial Maya Lin November 2, 2000 Issue It’s taken me years to be able to discuss the making of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, partly because I needed to move past it and partly because I had […]
  • CCVI will visit Walter Reed - Walter Reed Visit Cape Cod Veterans Inc. ( Wounded Warfighters Group included) will be traveling to Walter Reed Military Medical Center this week as we have done for years. CCVI will host a USO diner for the Wounded Heroes and their families. CCVI Executive Director 1st SGT Terry Clen (Ret.) will be in charge with […]