Board of Directors Meeting
716 S. 4th Street
Council Bluffs, IA
MEETINGSMeetings of Chapter 798 will be held at the American Legion Post #2 for the near future. The Post needs help keeping the bar open, so any help you can give by buying food or drink would be appreciated. The meetings are: Board of Directors meeting is on the third Thursday of every month at 1800 hrs. The regular meeting will be held immediately after the Board meeting at 1830 hrs. We hope to see you there.
V.V.A. State Council IASC meeting to be held at the Paralyzed Veterans of America office located at 7025 Hickman Road, Urbandale (Des Moines), IA. The next meeting will be March 9, 2019, weather permitting.
PIONEER GUN SHOWThe April show is one of the largest shows in the Midwest. It will offer GUNS, Knives Ammo, and accessories. The show will be at the Mall of the Bluffs in the "Old Navy" space. Gun show inside with arts and crafts in the hallways All proceeds from the gun raffle at the show goes to help Veterans in the Council Bluffs/SW Iowa area. Please attend and help your fellow Veterans by buying a raffle ticket for $5.00. This show is free admission so bring everyone! Friday hours are 5:00 to 8:00 PM, Saturday hours are 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM and Sunday hours are 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Meeting with Governor ReynoldsThe Veterans meeting with Governor Reynolds, Lt. Governor Gregg and Rep. Jon Jacobsen From left to right: Jon Jacobsen, Brad Powell, Ben Wiese, Governor Reynolds, Lenny Scaletta, Bruce Beeston, Danette Hein-Snyder, Lt. Governor Gregg
DONATIONThe fantastic people at Freddy's Steakburgers have again donated the generous amount of $518.33 to our Chapter 798. I wish to thank them for this donation and would hope that other businesses donate to the VSO of your choice. Thank you all at Freddy's
Vietnam Veterans of America
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