Auxiliary General Orders
LADIES AUXILIARY TO THE VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS
DEPARTMENT OF OREGON
GENERAL ORDERS #3
MUST BE READ AT THE FIRST REGULAR MEETING
FOLLOWING RECEIIPT BEFORE FILED FOR REFERENCE
THE OREGON VFW SHALL BE DEEMED SUFFICIENT AND LAWFUL NOTICE
TO ALL DEPARTMENT MEMBERS FOR ANY AND ALL PURPOSE
The annual Mid-Winter Conference, Voice of Democracy Banquet, and Council of Administration Meeting will be held January 25-26, 2014, in Portland, Oregon at the Airport Shilo Inn. Please do not wait until the last minute to make reservations and order your banquet tickets.
- Audits for the period ending September 30, 2013 are past due. Please submit immediately if not already on file.
- Department Standing Rules will be presented and acted upon at the Council of Administration meeting January 26, 2014.
ATTENTION LADIES AUXILIARY SECRETARIES: It is a transfer member’s responsibility to secure a statement from the Ladies Auxiliary in which she previously held membership advising that continuous membership was held at the time of transfer, giving date of election to membership and certifying continuous years of membership. This statement must be signed by the Ladies Auxiliary President and Treasurer. Please refer to Nat’l Bylaws’ Sec. 113,113A, 113B.
Please check to make sure your Ladies Auxiliary has sent a donation to National Military Services fund. Remember, even the smallest donation counts.
Cancer Aid & Research contributions (at least $2 per member) are to be sent to the Department Treasurer. Don’t wait until March and realize you haven’t made a donation, send it now.
Please check to make sure your Ladies Auxiliary has sent a donation in for the Voice of Democracy and Patriots Pen Scholarships. Donations are due to the Department Treasurer by January 15, 2014 to be awarded this year.
The National Ladies Auxiliary VFW Mid-Winter Conference will be held February 8-12, 2014 on Celebrity Cruises. Registration information is available online at www.ladiesauxvfw.org under NEWS/EVENT INFORMATION.
Ladies Auxiliary members are reminded that the emblem of the Ladies Auxiliary belongs to the National Organization. No one shall manufacture or have manufactured or reproduced the emblem without written permission given by the National President. Please refer to the National Bylaws Sec. 1004.
By order of National President Sissy Borel, the Charter of Nestucca Valley Auxiliary #9611 is hereby cancelled as of November 8, 2013.
BY ORDER OF ATTEST
Iona Kline Jan Halverson
Department President Department Secretary