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Membership Meeting

Members, friends & supporters of VVA NYC Chap. # 126, our next meeting is being held on:

Tuesday, November 21st at 6PM 


283 LEXINGTON AVENUE (between 36th & 37th St.)

  • Arrival: Socialize with the early and on-time birds and enjoy a little munch & drink
  • CALL TO ORDER: Pledge of Allegiance * Moment of Silence & Prayer

  • A G E N D A:  (hard copies will be available at the meeting)                                               

  • Roll call

  • Introduction of Guests (if any)

  • Treasurer’s Report - Dave

  • Minutes of Last Meeting – Manny (hard copies will be available at the meeting)

  • Friends of Vietnam Veterans Plaza Luncheon – Nov. 9th – Marty  

  • Board Meeting Decisions: 1) Auto donation prog. 2) Holiday Party Planning

  • Parade/Float Report – Don & others                            

  • New Business, events, and other anecdotes to share (time permitting)

  • Announcements (from Joe and the floor)

  • There will be a presentation discussing the New York State Veterans Homes as premier providers of long term care, short term rehabilitation, dementia, respiratory and hospice/end-of-life care for our nation’s veterans.

  • In addition, they will discuss the federal and state benefits related to long term care that veterans may be entitled to receive. Specifically, we will educate veterans about the Full Cost of Care - 70% service connected disabled benefit. This benefit enables 70% or more service connected disabled veterans to receive skilled nursing care paid for by VA at any State Veterans Home.

  • The following people will be attending:

  • Fred S. Sganga, FACHE Executive Director Long Island State Veterans Home

  • Jonathan C. Spier, MHA, LNHA Deputy Executive Director Long Island State Veterans Home

  • Joe Ingino VVA New York State Council Southern District Director, Veterans Advisory Board Member, Long Island State Veterans Home

  • Adjournment



Earlier Event: November 11
Veterans Day Parade
Later Event: December 15