4th Quarter 2020 Newsletter Posted

Ballard Eagleson VFW Post 3063’s 4th Quarter 2020 newsletter is posted here. Highlights include: From the Commander; Quartermaster’s Update; Update on Covid-19 and Don’t Forget to Wear Your Mask; Youth Essay Entries Due October 31; Fighting Flu Together: Get an Immunization!; Officer Spotlight: Sr. Vice Commander Bryce White; and Service Flashback: Please Send Us Your Photos.

Commanders Corner and Auction Recap (October 2020)

Well Done Comrades! The raffle that wasn’t – actually was pretty much of a successful Owl! It was obvious to the fundraising committee that this year our usual sit down Spaghetti Dinner and Raffle was not going to happen due to the restrictions and limitations of Covid-19… and so, the raffle would not happen either. It began to look like we would just have to make do with the Spaghetti…

Quartermaster’s Update (October 2020)

By Harold Rodenberger What a summer it’s been! Pestilence, fire, smoke, it seems almost Biblical. No swarms of locusts or floods yet, but the year’s not over. The fires and smoke have gone, but the pestilence remains, and will for who knows how long. Mask up, wash up and space out. Best practices for you and your fellow humans. The highlight of the summer quarter was our fundraiser. As of…

Officer Spotlight: Sr. Vice Commander Bryce White

This is a recurring column that highlights the 2020-2021 post officers. Tell us about your new position and what you hope to accomplish during your term. As the second most senior official in the post, I will assist the Commander in his duties and in preserving order.  I will preside over meetings in the absence of the Commander.  I hope to work with our post members and identify and or…

Youth Essay Entries Due October 31

Do you have a grandchild looking for some money for college? Do you know a student who is a thinker and has good opinions? Do they like to write? The VFW has a program for them! High school students can enter the Voice of Democracy contest. Here’s a link to the rules and entry form: https://bit.ly/2lJlE0g. Middle school students can enter the Patriot’s Pen contest. Here’s the link to the…