Tom Swan-Hernandez, Post 66 Commander (Palm Springs) leading the recent Awards Luncheon held locally for the 2022 Memorial Awards Luncheon. Commander Swan-Hernandez (Red Hat) and others pictured: guests speakers, Post members and friends of the Post.
During today’s Memorial Day ceremonies I meet the young man who got our AMVETS JROTC award this year from Franklin High School, Stockton, CA.Commander Michael L. Emerson, AMVETS Department of California Post 1947
Congratulations from all of us at AMVETS Dept. of California, Cadet Bland! Your medal looks great.
Fresno FOX affiliate KMPH was on hand to cover AMVETSONE’s departure from the Clovis Veterans Memorial District. Visit their site to watch the clip from their broadcast and their story on the event.
Scenes from the VIP Reception that was held on Sunday prior to the team leaving to AMVETS in order to bring suicide awareness across the country. Johnny Byrum, Smokey Rickerd, Lisa Roybal, Lorenzo Rios CEO of Clovis Veterans Memorial, as well as Commander Ross Smith and David Black all gave remarks before AMVETSONE embarked on the first leg of its journey.
Fresno radio station New Rock 104’s The Drew Show welcomed Commander Ross Smith for an interview regarding AMVETSONE. They talk about the importance of mental health and veterans and how you can help support Veteran mental health.
Today AMVETS Post 56 in Tulare was presented these Patriotic children with certificates and awards for their participation in the AMVETS Americanism program
We’re very proud of these kids and our Post for their participation.
Below are the Proposed 2022 Department CBL Amendments and Resolution that will be reviewed and acted upon, during the AMVETS-CA State Convention June 10-12.
The State Convention will be held at the DoubleTree By Hilton Ontario Airport.