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75st Anniversary - 2016


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WHO WE ARE and WHAT WE DO
NATIONALLY

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94 YEARS OF SERVICE
We are dedicated to a single purpose:
Empowering veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity.
BELOW, SEE WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO
LOCALLY



Gerald A. Shonk
Chapter #70, Inc.

(Est. 1958)
57 years of service
for those who served

1039 North Paul Drive
Inverness, Florida 34450
(352-344-3464)
This Chapter and the Auxiliary
welcome and appreciate donations.
a 501(c)(3)



The Chapter office is open on Tuesday mornings
9:00 AM to 11:30 PM for claim filing and processing.
Call 352 344-3464
or drop by - have some coffee and chat awhile




Commander
Joe Stephens


From The Commander

Pending upload
Sr. Vice Commander
Chuck Spikes


Jr. Vice Commander
Archie Gooding


Treasurer
Joe McClister


Adjutant
Carolynn Favreau

Dewey Drandy
Sgt. At Arms
Dewey Drandy


Chaplain
John Seaman

Ray Micheal
Officer of the Day
Ray Micheal





CHAPTER SERVICE OFFICERS


Joe McClister

      

Joe Stephens
Joe Stephens


Ken Bender

      

Dewey Drandy
Dewey Drandy


PENDING
Ronald O'Keefe


The order in which these names are place as nothing to do with ranking,
all have the same training, the first two have just been at it longer

SERVICE OFFICERS
Will be in the Hall on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday Evening from 5 PM to 7 PM
Call 352-344-3464 (machine) leave your name and number, we will get back to you
about your appointment - other times maybe arranged.







"Freedom Isn´t Free"
the price is still being paid



Chapter Constitution and By-laws







Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of every month
(except July and August) at 2:00 p.m.
That's 1400 for those in the corp
We have a lunch - starting at 1:00 p.m. (1300 hours)

Next Meeting is schedule for 9 February 2016
COME TO THE MEETING
ELECTIONS AT THE MAY MEETING



Minutes of January 2015

If you want to know what happens at the meetings


COME TO THEM!

PAST MINUTES
The Minutes for the years
2000 - 2015 maybe found here







Links to copies of DAV National and the Department of Florida,
plus the Chapter News Letter


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Who is Eligible to join the DAV







OF INTEREST TO ALL


Salute Rules


Things have charged since we were in the service of our nation



Aging Well


All of us want to "stay young" as we grow older.
These 7 steps can help you live better and longer and more things that help



Enroll in the VA Health Care System


The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) operates the largest health care system in the country, with over 1,400 sites of care nationwide.
When you become enrolled in the VA health care system, it's for a lifetime.
You are instantly and automatically entitled to receive care at any VA location without ever having to register for VA health care benefits again.
Learn more at: http://www2.va.gov/directory/guide/division_flsh.asp?dnum=1

After you enroll, you can immediately start receiving your health care at a VA facility, or at a later date - the choice is yours.
Enrolling in the VA health care system is quick and easy - just complete an online Application for Health Benefits online at:
https://www.1010ez.med.va.gov/sec/vha/1010ez/
Need help enrolling?
Contact the VA toll free at 1-877-222-VETS (8387).
Source:
VADir Event ID: HLT.14.E.01



Veterans & Mesothelioma

Veterans and armed services personnel are among the highest risk group for developing mesothelioma or another asbestos cancer.
You may have a claim - read more!!



U.S. Navy and Coast Guard ships in Vietnam

If you were ever on a ship anywhere near Vietnam 1961 - 1975
you may have a claim to file - check the list!!







For Chapter members ONLY
Form

aBook Selections and Movies Selections

MUSIC SECTION COMING SOON


till we build an entry code program - everyone may use these







Links to Veterans´ Websites

Department of Veteran´s Affairs: http://www.va.gov/

Disabled American Veterans: http://www.dav.org/

Citrus County Veterans Coalition: http://www.ccvcfl.org

National Veterans Legal Services Program http://www.nvlsp.org/







Donate








Do Business with A Fellow Veteran

IF YOU ARE A VETERAN
Own, Manage or run a store,
we have a place for you to list it
just let us know.







Paychecks for Patriots Nov 10 2015
Available positions online at www.employflorida.com.
Special employment portal for Florida veterans is also available at https://www.employflorida.com/portals/veteran/Default.asp.





* VETERANS COMMEMORATIVE PINS *

* Home * Minutes * Van Service *

* Projects * Calendar *

* Lest We Forget *


The above links will take you to those sites





Join the Chapter 70 eMail list:

give us your name and eMail address.
Once a month we will email you an updated link.


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SUPPORTERS
of the CHAPTER

Your Business card - SHOULD - be here!
We will 'post' your business card - with a link to your site
at the bottom of the Chapter's index (home) web site.
click HERE for rates


Milestone Partners      

       YOUR Business card - SHOULD - be HERE!