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West Virginia State Council Mobile Wall

West Virginia SC Sponsors Wall and Ride

September 25, 2017

The West Virginia State Council recently hosted a Patriot Ride and the Vietnam Veterans Mobile Wall in Lewis County, WV.  (more…)

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Chapter 812

Chapter 812 Member Recounts Vietnam Service

September 14, 2017

More than once, Vietnam veteran Charles Ranew unknowingly switched places with a fellow soldier just moments before a fatal attack.  (more…)

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Quilt

Chapter 1108 Donates Quilts to Local VA

September 8, 2017

Appalachian Mavericks Chapter 1108, which was chartered in 2015 in Union, WV, works with AVVA and a local JROTC to receive and distribute quilts made from members of the community.  (more…)

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West Virginia State Council Salsa Social

WV State Council Fundraises with Salsa

August 7, 2017

West Virginia State Council sponsored a Salsa Social fundraiser in May near the national office in Silver Spring, MD.  (more…)

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West Virginia State Council Operation Sweet Dreams

WV SC and AVVA Distribute Bears to Deployment Families

August 3, 2017

The West Virginia State Council and AVVA have teamed up for Operation Sweet Dreams, a project giving each child of a deploying service member a Build-a-Bear with a recorded message from their parent prior to…

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Chapter 949 picnic

Chapter 949 Holds Annual Picnic

June 9, 2017

Tri-State Chapter 949 recently held their sixth annual Military and Veterans Appreciation Picnic at Harris Riverfront Park in Huntington, WV.  (more…)

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Chapter 628 First Responders Lunch

Chapter 628 Serves First Responders

April 24, 2017

For the third year, Blue-Gray Chapter 628 has provided lunch to first-responders of Princeton, WV. (more…)

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Soup

Chapter 949 Serves Homeless Veterans

March 16, 2017

Tri-State Chapter 949 recently served lunch at the VA's Homeless Veterans Resource Center in Huntington, WV for National Salute to Veterans Week. The veterans were joined by the local AVVA chapter to provide soup, sandwiches,…

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Food Donation

Chapter 628 Supports Canned Food Drive

November 23, 2016

Blue-Gray Chapter 628 of Princeton, WV helped sponsor a canned food drive at local schools in Virginia and West Virginia benefiting the outreach activities of Bluefield Union Mission. Bluefield Union Mission is a not for…

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President of the Martinsburg Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Mossie Wright, is pleased with the accomplishments of the local group in the four years since inception. Here, he displays a special medal used to honor veterans and others who’ve helped move the organization forward.

Agent Orange Town Hall Meeting Planned by Martinsburg Chapter

April 25, 2016

The Martinsburg Chapter 1074  of the Vietnam Veterans of America is four years old, and has accomplished a lot since its local inception - especially when it comes to helping veterans navigate the system in…

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