District14 VFW Auxiliary President Monthly Comments
May 1, 2021
Greetings Brothers and Sisters,
April promised to be a busy month and indeed it was! We had entries in the Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest, the Illustrating America art contest, and the Get Excited for the Red, White and Blue singing contest. Congratulations to the winners of these Scholarship and Youth competitions!
Auxiliary reporting is completed for the year. Thank you to all of you that turned in reports on your activities. A whole lot of work has been done by District 14 in support of our veterans!
The District Auxiliary Convention, held at Bell VFW Post 1820 in Temple was a resounding success all around. Thank you all so much for your support of the cake auction! Over $800 was raised for District 14 Auxiliary programs. Thank you too for your participation in the raffle to support Karen Kaylor’s Homecoming.
Congratulations to the winners of the District 14 election! Our leaders for the Auxiliary 2021 – 2022 year are:
President Sr. Vice President Jr. Vice President
Deloris Miller Kathleen (“Kat”) Carter Phyllis Woljevach
Deputy Chief of Staff Guard Patriotic Instructor
Melanie McConaghy Michelle Booker Millie Gowers
Secretary Treasurer Chaplain
Melanie McConaghy Robin Ledbetter Susie Wakeland
Conductor Trustee 1 Year Trustee 2 Year
Gary Randall Jojo Kilgore Karen Kaylor
Trustee 3 Year
Mark Your Calendar:
May 8th - 10:00 A.M.–3:00 P.M. - Training presented by Denise Dubois, State Mentoring for Leadership Chair, will cover info useful for new members and officers including obligations, ritual and bylaws. Post 9192 - Killeen.
May 14th - 6:00 P.M. - D14 Auxiliary Spring Contest Awards - Burnet VFW 6974 - Contact Kat Carter.
June 2nd - 6th - State Commander and President’s Homecoming - San Antonio - District 20 Post 2059.
June 16th - 20th - State Convention - Choctaw Casino & Resort – Durant, Oklahoma.
Yours in Service,
VFW Auxiliary President
“Honor, Courage, Commitment For Our Veterans”
“Honoring Our Mission To Serve Veterans"