Quartermaster Update for the ‘New Year’

By Harold Rodenberger  The first month of our new VFW year has passed under the same virus cloud as the preceding three months. Nonetheless our new officers are functioning well in their new positions and Post 3063 is becoming more familiar with conducting business remotely.  For access to our business meetings click on one of the Zoom links in the email sent out by our Adjutant. You will go to…

Congrats to our super volunteer!

Jessica Chacko came to the VFW on June 18, 2020, to help prepare and package up the meals for our monthly social. She was surprised with a small, socially distanced graduation party and award presentation. Chef Kay Seelig put together the graduation party featuring special cupcakes. Commander Joe Fitzgerald and Kay presented Jessica with a plaque expressing appreciation from Ballard Eagleson Post for the more than 500 hours that Jessica…

May Social Feeds 65 Comrades and Family Members

With the Governor’s Stay Home, Stay Safe order, we have continued to serve our regular third Thursday social night dinner for take out. Chef Kay Seelig and Linda Stokke prepared a belated Cinco de Mayo meal for 65 members May 21 (which is a much higher number than our regular monthly socials)! We’ve also collected more donations and are starting to break even on socials, which is a plus. We…

Thank You to the Guardsmen at Ballard Food Bank

The post donated pizzas to the Washington National Guard soldiers and volunteers working at the Ballard Food BankĀ April 20, 2020. Thank you so much to the Guardsmen and volunteers for their service! To find out more about the Washington National Guard service at food banks, see https://mil.wa.gov/news/washington-national-guard-helps-food-banks-statewide.