Commander Dave Rogers attended the Dept of NY State Convention. During the convention he attended the Legislative Committee, where they talked about the legislative issues before VFW. VFW Veteran Service Officer Funding: The VFW has requested continued funding for the highly effective Veterans Service Officer program. In 2018 funding of up to 125,000.00 for theContinue reading “Dept of NY VFW State Convention”
Incoming Commander Dave Rogers attended the May meeting of the Suffolk County Veterans Advisory Board, where the following items were discussed. Armed Forces Day will be moved into the Downstairs Plaza at the H. Lee Dennison Building inside the building due to projected rain. Tony Davis, Senior Regional Experience Officer will be the guest speaker. DuringContinue reading “Suffolk County Veterans Advisory Board”
VFW Post 2913 and the Post 2913 Auxiliary held their 73rd Annual Installation of Officers and Awards Banquet. This is a unique time of year where we not only get to install the officers but thank special members of the community for their support to the VFW, Veterans of Patchogue and the Patchogue Community. ThisContinue reading “Installation of 2018-2019 Officers and Award Banquet”
Members of VFW Post 2913 and the Suffolk County Council VFW attended the District 1 NY VFW Convention.
Members of VFW Post 2913 attended the April Suffolk County Council meeting where Dave Rogers was nominated for Senior Vice Commander of Suffolk County Council.
Members of VFW Post 2913 and the Post Auxiliary joined with other posts across the county to thank Suffolk County Commander Sabrina Lacy at her testimonial dinner.
Suffolk County Council held their annual Voice of Democracy Award Ceremony. Congratulations to the winners Jordan McClintock for 1st Place in the County and 2nd Place in the District. Efrain Laguna for 2nd Place in the county. Katrina Ellis for 3rd Place in the county. The winners were joined by their families and members ofContinue reading “Suffolk County Voice of Democracy”
VFW Post 2913 student for 2nd place Patriot Pen, Cole Spier, went on to win 1st Place in the County and District and 3rd place in the State. We are very proud of the essay he wrote.
Our second Coffee with a Veteran was a great success, we had a lot of support shown by the community and got to network with locals, village officials and other veterans. Thanks to all that came out tonight. Commander George Barrett, Past Commander Scott McKendrick, Senior Vice Commander Dave Rogers, Past County Commander Andy Vega,Continue reading “Coffee with a Veteran”
Sr. Vice Commander Dave Rogers spoke with the St. Josephs College SVA about opportunities and programs that the VFW can provide for the veteran students at St. Josephs College.