District 14 Commander Monthly Comments
January 1, 2020
First, I hope you had a “GREAT” Christmas with your love ones and I am wishing all of you a “Happy New Year for 20209!
Over the Christmas period we only have two Posts to reach 100% in memberships (9191 and 3892) in turned pushing the District memberships to 88.72%. All I can say to each comrade across this “GREAT” District, is “THANK YOU” from the bottom of my heart for your support and dedication.
Again, January is a busy month for us. We have our District 14 Meeting on the 18th of January 2020 at VFW Post 1820 in Temple,Texas.You can register from 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. and the Joint Meeting will start at 10:00 A.M. and the VFW Business Meeting will start at 1:00 P.M.
Post Dues will be collected by the District Quartermaster prior to the Join Meeting. So, please don't forget your checkbook! We will be wearing our District 14 Red Polo Shirt for the Joint & Business meetings. If you don’t have one please wear a Red or Black Polo Shirt, Thanks! Our State Representative will be the Texas Department Senior Vice Commander Richard (Dick) Shawver for our District 14 Meeting. So, let’s show him a “BIG” Central Texas “Welcome” to District 14.
Mid-Winter Round-up will be in Austin, Texas at the Doubletree Hotel on 23-26 January 2020. You can review the itinerary at www.texasvfw.org.
In closing, I would like for each Commander to keep an eye on your status report. Please, remember Commanders it’s your responsibility to ensure that your VPR’s and any other correspondences are sent to Department has been received and processed. To the Comrades and many dedicated members of both the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the VFW Auxiliary across this District, again I “THANK” each one of you for all you do for Veterans.
Yours in Camaraderie,
Anson Lee Booker
Anson Lee Booker
“Riding The Rails Serving Our Veterans”
"No One Does More For Veterans"