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Armed Forces Day

May 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Free

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
PRESS RELEASE
APRIL 29, 2019

The Wenatchee Valley College Veteran Knights/Student Veterans of America club will be hosting the 4th Annual Armed Forces Day event at the WVC campus, centered in the courtyard around the fountain, from 10 am until 2:30 pm, on Friday May 17th.

The event is being sponsored by the following businesses and organizations from the valley:
Costco
Wenatchee Valley College
Washington State Army National Guard
The Alley Café
American Legion/Auxiliary/Legion Riders/Sons of the American Legion Post #10
Veterans of Foreign Wars/Auxiliary
Military Officers Association of America
Wenatchee Valley College Foundation
Wenatchee Valley Cruisers
American Legion Post #64 Cashmere
San Francisco Style Sourdough Eatery, Gary & Kathleen Kennedy
Tidd Tax & Accounting LLC
A & G Brothers, General Contractors
Boteilho Enterprises
Give Em A Break Custom Creations
Red Cross

The event will have Opening Military Flag Ceremony (by VFW Post 3617 Color Guard), National Anthem/Vocalist (Sarah Simonson) Speeches (Various Veterans Providers and Services will introduce themselves and talk about their programs), Awards, Resource and Employment Fair, Information booths, Military Recruiters, kids activities including bouncy house and coloring and games, Classic Cars on display from local clubs in NCW, Military Vehicle Display, including vintage and featuring two Stryker vehicles on display from the Washington Army National Guard.

There is a free BBQ sponsored by Costco and Alley Café for up to 400 guests at the event. While there is no cost, donations are accepted. Cash donations go towards the WVC Veteran Knights, in lieu of monetary donations, please bring some non-perishable food items for donation to the College’s Knight’s Kupboard food bank.

This is a free event open to the public. Parking WILL BE free to park on campus, thanks to the WVC administration, and please remember to bring food donations for the food drive if you are able!

We hope to see everyone there, and thank you for your support!

Points of contact for this event are Jose Solis @509-393-2509 or TJ Boteilho @509-885-8377 if you would like to be included in this event!

Details

Date:
May 17
Time:
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
www.facebook.com/VeteranKnights/event

Organizer

WVC Veteran Knights/Student Veterans of America Club
Phone:
509-885-8377
Email:
boteilhoenterprises141@gmail.com
Website:
www.facebook.com/VeteranKnights/event

Venue

Wenatchee Valley College
1500 5th Street
Wenatchee, 98801
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