VVA chapter 373

P.O. Box 1112

Daleville, Alabama 36332

Officers

President ----Bobby Enfinger-334-774-7786

         Vice President ---Harry Grainger--hgrain@centurytel.net

2nd Vice--- Nathan Stanton--nathan774@netscape.net

                       Secretary—John Lowry lowry68@roadrunner.com

Treasurer-- James Sasnett-- Jim

Membership-- James Sasnett  jsasnett@sw.rr.com

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Meets: 9:00AM the second Saturday of the month at their own building in Clayhatchee

News in Review

 To VVA Chapter members and families:                                          April 28, 2018

 We  would like to update you all on recent chapter activities and plans for the future.

 

The Chapter has voted the following changes in the cost of membership: New Members-$10.00, Membership renewals  -$15.00, 3 year renewal-$40.00.  To take advantage of these discounts you must mail your application or renewal to the chapter address:

VVA 373 PO Box 1112 Daleville, Al 36322

 


Upcoming Events

 

Vietnam Veterans of America, 373

 

Alabama State Council Convention 2018

Revised 4/20/2018                          

  Alabama State Council

Convention/Election

June 8 & 9, 2018

 

AGENDA

 

Friday, June 8th

Anytime               Check in at the Hampton Inn and register for the convention

·         Silent Auction in the hospitality room

 

1:45 pm                Leave for the Fort Rucker Aviation Museum

·         To get on post you will need your military ID. If you don’t have one you will need your Driver License

2:00 pm                Private tour of the museum

4:00 pm                Return to the Hampton Inn

·         At your leisure for the evening

·         Food will be provided in the hospitality room

·         Bring your guitar or other musical instrument (we will have a jam session by the pool that evening)

Saturday, June 9th

6:30-10:00 am    Hot breakfast in the lobby area

8:45 am                Leave to place wreath at Johnny Henderson Park

·         You will pass the park on AL 167 South right before the red light on Boll Weevil Circle

9:00 am Laying of the wreath

11:00 am              Start of convention and election of new officers

·         Convention to be held at the VFW Post 6683, 2615 County Road 537, Enterprise

12:30 pm              Buffet Lunch

1:45 pm                State business, swearing in of new officers, given out awards and silent auction

 

·         I am working on having a Federal Veteran Service Officer and a Retirement Service Officer to answer questions on Friday evening, June 8th at the Hampton Inn

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Revised 4/20/2018

Alabama State Council

Convention/Election

June 8 & 9, 2018

 

REGISTRATION FORM

 

Chapter # __________

Chapter President ________________________________________ Phone # ______________________

# of Voting Delegates Attending _____________            # of Members/Guests Attending _____________

Registration Information

Registration fee is $20.00 per person attending the Alabama State Council Convention (Officers, Chapter Presidents, Voting Delegates, Members and Guest).  The $20.00 registration fee will include heavy hors d’oeuvres for Friday night (sandwiches, hotdogs, chicken fingers, sides, desserts and drinks). Saturday will include the afternoon buffet meal. If staying at the Hampton Inn on Friday night, you will be able to get a hot breakfast Saturday morning.

Hotel Information

Hampton Inn, 8 Pointe Court, Enterprise, Alabama (334) 347-5763.  The cost of the room is $102.30 a night.  When making reservations use the code “Vietnam Veterans” to get the above rate.  After making your reservations, if you would send an email to Nanci4322@gmail.com or to James Sasnett at jsasnett@sw.rr.com. I will need to keep track of the number of rooms booked.

Directions to the Hampton Inn

From Montgomery take US-231 South toward Troy. In Troy turn RIGHT on AL-167 South. Take 167 all the way to Enterprise. At the red light in Enterprise turn LEFT on Boll Weevil Circle (Lowes will be in front of you). Go through the next red light staying in the left lane and turn LEFT at the next median break on to  North Pointe Parkway (Mellow Mushroom will be on your left). After turning, keep straight on North Pointe Parkway. Take a LEFT on Pointe Court, the Hampton Inn will be on your right.

Tour Information

A tour of the Fort Rucker Aviation Museum is scheduled for Friday, June 8th at 2:00. We leave the hotel at 1:45. I will need a count of how many will be going to the museum in order to set up the tour guides and hopefully schedule transportation for all of us to ride on post together.

# going to the museum ___________

Convention Information

The Convention/Election will be held Saturday, June 9th, at the VFW Post 6683, 2615 County Road 537 in Enterprise starting at 11:00 am.  This is also where we will have the buffet and the awards.

List each Voting Delegate Attending the Convention

1. ______________________________________        7. _______________________________________

2. ______________________________________        8. _______________________________________

3. ______________________________________        9. _______________________________________

4. ______________________________________      10. _______________________________________

5. ______________________________________      11. _______________________________________

6. ______________________________________      12. _______________________________________

 

List each Member or Guest Attending the Convention

1. ______________________________________        7. _______________________________________

2. ______________________________________        8. _______________________________________

3. ______________________________________        9. _______________________________________

4. ______________________________________      10. _______________________________________

5. ______________________________________      11. _______________________________________

6. ______________________________________      12. _______________________________________

 

# of Voting Delegates ____________    X   $20.00  =  $ _____________

 

# of Member/Guest    ____________    X   $20.00  =  $ _____________

 

Total Amount Enclosed  $ _______________

 

Please fill out the registration form and check payable to VVA Chapter 373 and mail no later than Wednesday, May 23rd.

Mail to Nancy Jackson, 2620 Gritney Road, Daleville, AL  36322

(334) 763-0327 Cell

(334) 255-3554 Office

(334) 255-2697 Fax

 

 

 


Yes"  We now communicate by e-mail.  If you have an e-mail address and would like to be included in these announcements, please e-mailto: James Sasnett-jsasnett@sw.rr.com   .  Questions: James Sasnett 598-8804.

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