‚ÄčThe silent auction was a huge success thanks to the contribution of our members and their families who donated valuable unique gifts; many of them handcrafted

Chapter 1028 Newsletter

Trivia Night
Panel of Judges: Dennis Bivens, Bill De Armond, Don Aird

Below is a list of generous Corporate sponsors  who donated the many gifts for our drawings throughout the evening. Please patronize them whenever possible.

On Veterans Day the Chapter held fundraisers at Dierbergs stores in Wildwood and Fenton. It was a little nippy for the morning shifts. Thanks to all the members and Dierbergs patrons who helped make the final fundraiser of the year a success. 

Vietnam Veterans of America

On October 20th the Chapter held its third Trivia Night Fundraiser at American Legion Post 162 in Lemay. The event was a huge success for the Chapter. Proceeds from the event were earmarked for the Franklin County Honor Flight organization which sponsored a flight to D.C. for chapter members earlier in the year.

At the Meetings

The Chapter held its third annual Christmas party on December 19th.  The event was held at the Genesis Banquet Center on Telegraph Road in South County.  Thanks to Gregg and Kathy Follmer and everyone else who helped organize the party.  The venue was comfortable, the food great.   A good time was had by  all.

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Greeting from Hill 37 in Vietnam 1969, from member Gregg Follmer 

At the November 4th monthly meeting representatives from the Lutheran Senior Services spoke about the opportunities and services provided by the Christian organization for senior Veterans.

Member Carl Gordon (R.) celebrating Christmas in Danang 1969

In every fundraiser there are a handful of volunteers that make the event a success. This Trivia night our thanks go out to: Chief Coordinator/ Organizer, Tom Brophy and his supporting cast  that arrived early and stayed late into the night: Steve Fonod, Ken House, Bill De Armond, Don Aird, Dennis Bivens, Norm Franklin, Lloyd Wilson, Stan Nelms.

 

Tom Brophy and Steve Fonod

VVA Chapter 1028 Christmas Party

OCT - DEC 2018

 

The Official digital Scoreboard

Texas Roadhouse

Great Clips

IHOP Restaurants

Grand Slam Restaurant

VFW Post 4223

American Legion Post 400

A Soldiers Wish List

Quilts of Valor

Chapter 1028 Newsletter

At the Meetings

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Flyer artwork provided by Dennis Bivens

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Gary Hutchison Memorial Chapter 1028

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