LVMAC Tidbits — Sign Up for “Salute to the Troops” Dinner

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Ninth Annual Dinner to be Held to  Honor Our Military Service Members

The entire community is invited to participate with the Lehigh Valley Military Affairs Council (LVMAC) and the City Allentown in an event which brings together active military, ROTC, veterans, elected officials and the general public for an evening filled with thanks and appreciation for those who serve in our military. Local service men and women and Gold Star mothers attend free of charge through sponsorships by organizations, businesses and individuals from around the Lehigh Valley.

This year the keynote speaker at this premier event among those celebrating Armed Forces Week in the Lehigh Valley will be Colonel Shawn Welch, a Deputy Chief of Staff for Army Force Development (G8), Pentagon.

The dinner will be served at 7 p.m. following the cocktail hour starting at 6 p.m. Tickets are now on sale at $35.00 per person, as are sponsorships and donations to defray the cost of attendance of the military members and their spouses who attend.  The event will be held for the first time at the Palace Center (Ice Palace), 623 Hanover Ave, Allentown , PA 18109. Parking is provided free.

To obtain tickets or a sponsorship, contact Joan Ross, Admin Assistant, LVMAC,  at 484-788-0196 or send in your AFW Dinner Reservation Form with a check to LVMAC, P.O. Box 22522, Lehigh Valley, PA 18002-2522. If email would more convenient please contact and Joan will email your registration form. Don’t delay. Do it now.

For more information call the office or Dorothy Niklos, Public Relations, at 610-837-6122.


As of 22 April 2012