Council Meetings

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for the Lehigh Valley’s Military and Veterans

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Upcoming LVMAC Meetings

Next Council Meeting:  Wednesday, September 21, 2022 @ 12 p.m. at the Hellertown’s American Legion Post 397, 935 Main Street.  Free street parking is all around.  Lunch provided.  Meetings end absolutely no later than 1:30 p.m.

  • Speaker:  See Speaker’s List below.

Next Board Meeting:  Wednesday,  October 5, 2022 @ 4:00 p.m. at the office.

Next Executive Committee Meeting:  Wednesday, September 7, 2022 @ 4:00 p.m.  at the office


Council Meeting Schedule for 2022:  Third Wednesday of the month:  January 19, February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16,  no meeting in December.


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This Year’s Speakers

19 January:  Cancelled due to a Coronavirus Pandemic wave.

16 February:  Valerie and Blair Ferguson, Support the Troops, on the topic of “Overview of Support the Troops”

16 March:  Tara Rose, Military and Family Support Specialist, DMVA, on the topic of “Support to Military, Veterans and Their Families”

20 April:   Wendy Badman, Coordinator, Veterans and Military Services, on the topic of “Veterans and Military Services at DeSales University”

18 May:  Chris Yarnell, President, Battle Borne, on the topic of “Battle Borne — An Introduction to Us”

15 June:  Kevin Tangney, Director of Marketing and Company Affairs, Success Rehabilitation, Inc., on the topic of “Resources for Veterans — In-Home and Community Support Services”

20 July:  Erica Moore, Regional Program Outreach Coordinator for Region 1, PA VETConnect, Office of Veterans Affairs, PA Dept. of Military and Veterans Affairs, on the topic of “PA VETConnect — What is It, What Does It Do?”

17 August:  Ron Jerdon, VMC Board, Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce on “Veterans & Military Council of The Chamber — Supporting Our Veterans as They Serve Our Nation and Our Communities

21 September:   Mo Sullivan, Founder, and Denise VanSickle, Head Trainer, Vet 2 Vet Service Dogs, Inc. on the topic of “Vet 2 Vets Service Dogs — Mentors and Partners for Life”

19 October:  John Wieand, Representative, Wreaths Across America, Cedar Hill Memorial Park, on the topic of “Wreaths Across America, Locally”


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Events to Note

See “Calendar

Note: Other events, especially those not physically occurring in the Lehigh Valley, are posted on Facebook.

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