VFW 10165

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We meet on the first Tuesday every month in the lounge at the El Dorado County Veterans Memorial Building, located at 130 Placerville Drive, Placerville, California

Social hour begins at 5:00 PM, business meeting at 6:00 PM in the lounge at the VMB

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Contact us by email at vfw10165@yahoo.com 


Commander - Leonard "Mac" McAdams - (530) 798-6688

Adjutant - Dave Sauvé - (530) 622-2564

Quartermaster - Amber Squier - (530) 647-6541

Service Officer - Jim Goodspeed - (530) 748-9445

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Veterans Memorial Building Council

     The EDC VMB Council meeting scheduled for Thursday, 1/5/21 was cancelled due to the increased COVID-19 restrictions.  The next monthly meeting of the Council is scheduled for Thursday, 2/4/21.  

Recap of the 11/5/20 monthly meeting

     All Officers were present.  All organizations were represented except VFW Post 2680.  One Guest: - Secretary Sauvé read an email from David Zelinsky, Service Officer of American Legion Post 119 detailing his interactions and assistance to local veterans in the last month.  He mentioned two collaboratives that meet monthly via Zoom and furnished contact information, and detailed his work with the Veterans Justice Outreach programs at Mather and Reno.

     Chairman Mansfield opened the business meeting at 6:00 PM with 9 total in attendance.  The minutes of the 10/120 meeting were approved as published and the Treasurer's report was approved as prepared by Treasurer Sweet.  After the roll call of organiztional events for November, Thursday building manager Sauvé reported that Bob Kinzel of VFW Post 10165 will be taking over the Monday daily building manager duties as of 11/23/20.  We also have a new group using the building on Tuesday evenings in the East room - the Gold Rush Barbershop Chorus. 

    No EDC Veterans Affairs representative, therefore no report. 

    Unfinished business: Chairman Mansfield updated us on the parking lot restriping project sponsored by MCL Detachment 697, which had been on hold.  It has been cleared with the County and will be completed on a date TBD by weather.

    No new business offered.

    Under Good of the Council, Roger Reynolds of American Legion Post 119 announced that Veterans Commission will be making a decision on T.O.T. grants at the 11/12/20 monthly meeting. Secretary Sauvé reminded the Council avout the virtual Veterans Day ceremony that will be available for viewing on local channel 2 and You Tube on 11/11/20 at 11:00 AM.  Chairman Mansfield adjourned the meeting at 6:25 PM  The next meeting is Thursday, 12/1/20.

 Dave Sauvé, Secretary 

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