The Final total for 2017 the flag count is: 4619
Meeting change for October:
10/26/2017 @ 1800 @ VSC
meeting was moved to fourth thursday because of scheduling conflict.
District 6 meeting saturday 10/28 at 09:30 at VSC. Lunch will be provided.
The next Chapter Meeting is 10/26/2017 @ 1800, At the Veteran's Service Commission in
The Address is :
1060 E. Waterloo Rd.
Akron, OH 44306
330-643-2830 HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE!!!
UPCOMING CHAPTER MEETINGS:
Please note: all chapter meetings are held at the VSC (see above) @ 18:00.
March 11, 2017 BSC General Membership
May 13, 2017 BSC Board Meeting
June 10, 2017 BSC General Membership
August 8-12, 2017 VVA National Convention, New Orleans,
October 14, 2017 BSC General Membership
December 9, 2017 BSC Board Meeting
The tattered flag final count as of June 14th, 2016 was 2702!!
VVA 900 is Ohio Chapter of the Year.
Chapter of the Year 2015!!!
There is a new link for additional Agent Orange info:
For more details on upcoming Buckeye State Council events, go to
For a limited time only, NEW members can join Chapter 900 Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA) for only $11.00 or 3 years for $33.00. You must process your membership application through the chapter.. If you send it to National, it will not be accepted. The Chapter is waiving our portion of the dues to give new members a break.
(Offer good until December 30, 2016 - regular price for membership is $20.00.)
Membership in VVA is the Right Choice
VVA is a "home of our own" - a community of fellowship with people who share your experiences, needs, and hopes for the future.
Join one of our 600 chapters for fellowship, volunteer opportunities, and community service.
Be as active as your time, talents, and interests allow. Or, simply be a proud member of VVA, knowing that your membership helps VVA work for you and your fellow Vietnam veterans.
The VVA national organization keeps less than half of your membership dues. The rest stays at the state and local level to support programs and services for veterans and their families.
Membership includes a subscription to our award-winning newspaper, The VVA Veteran, bringing you updates on issues and legislation affecting veterans, as well as unique articles on the people, places, and history of the Vietnam experience.
Membership is open to U.S. armed force veterans who served on active duty (for other than training purposes) in the Republic of Vietnam between February 28th, 1961 and May 7th, 1975, or any other location in the world between August 5th, 1964 and May 7th, 1975.
To join, contact your local chapter for info or a membership application, A copy of yourDD-214 will be required to process your membership.
VVA Chapter 900, Akron,Ohio
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Families, friends, supporters, and veterans of other eras can join the Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America and receive the Veteran Newspaper.