Veterans Council of Duval County Florida Come Meet-Up With Like Minded People!

Every 3rd Tuesday of the month.

John Burgess  johnburgess@myveterans.club (904) 252-9497 if you have any questions.

We meet in the building in the rear of the American Legion Post 137 @ 7 PM, 1900 hours for our veterans.  The Address is 5443 San Juan Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32210

Veterans Memorial Trust Fund VMTFGathering in the Pines GITP

About VCDC Meetups

Established September 04, 1985, Executive order 1985-80

To unify the veteran’s organizations of Duval County, Florida, thereby providing solidarity in communications of the veterans’ viewpoints and a means for disseminating information on the issue before local, state, and national legislative bodies that affect veterans, their families, and surviving spouses.

 

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VETERANS COUNCIL DUVAL COUNTY
VIDEO MONTHLY MEETING
Tuesday, July May 21st, 2020

 VIDEO CONFERENCE Check-ins begin | David Trotti and Joe Snowberger (1830 – 1900)

Verification of Members and guest Registration  | Joe Snowberger

CALL TO ORDER – Steven Spickelmier, Chairman

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE – Robert Williams, SGT-AT-Arms

INVOCATION – Lori Garland, Chaplain

ROLL CALL OFFICERS – David Trotti

Chairman – Steven Spickelmier

1st Vice-Chair & JAG – David Trotti

2nd Vice-Chair – Joe Snowberger

Secretary – John Burgess (June Meeting Minutes posted on JaxVCDC.org)

Treasurer – George Tatlas (Treasurer’s Report)

 

CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS – Steve Spickelmier

REPORTS:

– Officer Nomination Process | Joe Snowberger

– Gathering in the Pines Update | Steven Spickelmier

– Daniel E. Schnock | Veterans Memorial Trust Fund Update

– David Mosley | Veterans Memorial Wall Update

– Al Richburg | Jacksonville National Cemetery

– David Abramowitz | Veterans Treatment Court

Additional Reports – David Trotti

OLD BUSINESS

NEW BUSINESS

GOOD OF THE ORDER

(Please raise your virtual hand and/or submit items to David Trotti and/or Joe Snowberger through the Zoom Chat capability to alert us you will have an item. We will open the floor as well. Please Forward any notes, presentations, or flyers to John Burgess for the minutes and posting on the website.

BENEDICTION: Lori Garland, Chaplain

CLOSING REMARKS and ADJOURNMENT: Steven Spickelmier, Chairman

***FUTURE PROGRAMS & PRESENTATIONS:

August 18, 2020, POW-MIA National Status Moe Moyer and Nominating Committee present Slate of Officers, Nomination from the Delegates.

September 15, 2020, Veterans Day Parade speaker? Wreaths Across America speaker.  Close Nominations and Council Elections.

October 20, 2020, New Officers Term begins and Season of Valor Overview.

November 17, 2020, Veterans Day Program

December 15, 2020, Open

BE SAFE OUT THERE.

 

Below is the City of Jacksonville | Military Affairs and Veterans Department announcement for the July minutes. Thanks!

  1. We are open for services! Please know that for the foreseeable future you must wear a mask, pass a temperature check, and fill out some screening forms for entry into City Hall.
  2. The annual Purple Heart Day Celebration will be on Friday, August 7th at 6:00 P.M. at the Veterans Memorial Wall. A flyer is attached.
  3. The 2020 Homeless Veterans Stand Down is scheduled for October 8th – October 10th at the Jacksonville Fairgrounds.

 Caroline Adkins, MPA
Outreach Specialist
City of Jacksonville | Military Affairs and Veterans Department
117 W. Duval Street, Suite 175
Jacksonville, FL 32202
(904) 255-5524 office *
*Note the new telephone number! Please update your contact information.

Officers

Meet Our Officers

Steve Spickelmier
Steve Spickelmier

Chairman

George G. Tatlas
George G. Tatlas

Treasurer

Robert Williams
Robert Williams

Sergeant at Arms

David Trotti
David Trotti

First Vice Chairman

John Burgess
John Burgess

Secratery

Secratery@duvalveteranscouncil.org

Want to Speak at this Meetup or at a Future Meetup?
Joe Snowberger
Joe Snowberger

Second Vice Chairman

Lori Garland
Lori Garland

Chaplain

Become a sponsor

Monthly meetings

5443 San Juan Ave
Jacksonville, FL 32210

@ 7:00 pm for the military folks 1900

Third Tuesday of every month (See our Calendar)

Sponsors

We will be discussing Sponsorship on our website at the next meeting.