GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Sat. Oct. 13, 2018
Am. Legion Post 171
393 E. College Ave,
Note: there will be a formal flag retirement ceremony to be held on October 6th at the Akron Veterans
Service Commission. (same plac we meet) It is being handled by the CAP (civil air patrol) and will start at 08:00 and run until all flags are retired. Come out and see, it will last quite
BSC Board Meeting
District 6 meeting
November 10th, 2018
at the Veterans Memorial in Clinton, Ohio
This will be a combined district 5 and 6
meeting and Cliff Riley will be there. This will be a good time to present any questions you
The next Chapter Meeting is 10/18/2018 @ 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:
Patty and I along with Gary and Vickie Sandmann made an emergency flag run to cuyahoga falls admin building and
the quirk cultural center. After collecting 8 large bags of flags, totaling over 730, we then took them to BSA Camp Manatoc for disposal. one way to spend a morning....
Everyone please check the flag boxes in your area, it makes life a lot easier for us and the hosting
party. They won't have to call to see if someone can pick up. it only takes a little bit to do it.
Please note: all chapter meetings are held at the VSC (see above) @ 18:00.
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, 2018 - 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.