January 31, 2017
Jessie Stober, President
Department of OR Auxiliary
34895 S Ellis Road
Molalla, OR 97038-8449
Dear Jessie :
The VFW National Home for Children Life Members from National Home District 12 (comprised of California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon and Washington) will elect a Trustee for a six year term which begins October 28, 2017.
VFW and VFW Auxiliary members seeking candidacy must meet the following requirements:
Be a Life Member of the VFW National Home for Children for at least one year prior to nomination and
Be a member in good standing of the Veterans of Foreign Wars or its VFW Auxiliary and
Be a member of a VFW or a VFW Auxiliary Department within National Home District 12 and must be a resident of National Home District 12 or must reside within a 50-mile commuting distance of the District.
Obtain the written endorsement of his or her respective Department or Department Auxiliary.
Nomination materials must be submitted in writing on or before June 1, 2017 to the Executive Director of the VFW National Home for Children. The written nomination must include the following requirements:
Aforementioned written endorsement with candidate’s Post or Auxiliary affiliation information.
A candidate biography no more than two hundred (200) words in length which includes the candidate’s qualifications.
Nomination materials must include candidate’s address, phone number(s) and email address.
Please contact the National Home for Children directly at 517-663-7023 with any questions.
Janet A. Owens
Cc: Department Secretary
Executive Director, VFW National Home