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SONS OF AMVETS National Headquarters Open
The new headquarters for National Sons of AMVETS is now open in the AMVETS building in Lanham, MD. The address is National Sons of AMVETS, 4647 Forbes Blvd, Lanham, MD 20706. Phone: 301-683-4099 and fax number is 301-683-3099. Narcy Moran is the Administrative Assistant and you can email her at email@example.com. All forms are being updated with the new address and completion will be announced.
Department & National Conventions are in the Book!
The new officers for the New York State Sons of AMVETS are listed on the "Dept Officers" tab. The members also voted to continue supporting Canine Companions for Independence by providing more food and veterinary services for dogs training to assist veterans.
Harold Collins of Kentucky is the new National Sons of AMVETS Commander and others move up a chair. See www.sonsofamvets.org for all officers effective Sept 1, 2017.
See "Events" tab for all Sons of AMVETS department and national meetings for the next 13 months.
HOMELESS AND DISADVANTAGED VETERANS FAIR
The "Stand Up for Veterans" was a great success. Approximately 60 veterans in the Binghamton, NY area attended the event and received services from more than 25 agencies.
New York State Sons of AMVETS Holds Spring Meeting
Officers and members of the New York State Sons of AMVETS held their Spring Meeting in Binghamton, NY this past week. Along with conducting the first round of officer nominations, the Sons assisted the Stand Up for Veterans with more than 50 man hours of help.
During the meeting it was decided to assist Canine Companions with $2,000 of food and veterinary care for pups who are training to be service animals for veterans. The group also will be assisting the New York Run-for-the-Fallen by sponsoring a memorial flag for a fallen service member; and decided to help John Tracy Clinic.
Dept./National Dues are now $20.00 per member Total
Fall SEC is History
The Fall SEC was held on Saturday, October 7th with following actions:
Brian Crosby was appointed Finance Officer;
A new Financial Management Plan and Budget were approved for financial recovery.
Minutes are available online by a link to the Sons of AMVETS, Dept of New York is on the Links page. Click on the meeting you want; Department or National.