Columbia River Chapter MOAA

Events

 

Michelle Swanson, Program Support Assistant, at the Vancouver VA Transplant Lodge (Bldg 18), displays a $500 VISA card donated by the Columbia River MOAA Foundation (CRMF) on February 10, 2022. Michelle will use the card to purchase urgently needed food for the veterans and caregivers staying at the lodge waiting for, or undergoing, liver or kidney transplant surgery or oncology.

 

 Columbia River Chapter Events

(see monthly planned events below)

Most recent annual event:

Annual Chapter & Foundation Business Meeting

January 20, 2022:

Columbia River Chapter Agenda, President’s Report and Federal and State Legislative Reports:

Columbia River Chapter 2022 Annual Meeting Agenda and President Remarks V3

Columbia River MOAA Foundation-CRMF Reports:

Agenda

CRMF 2022 Annual Meeting Agenda

Minutes of 2021 Annual Meeting

CRMF 2021 Annual Business Mtg Minutes

CRMF President’s Report

President’s CRMF Annual Meeting Report Jan 2022

CRMF Treasurer’s Report

2022 Fin Plan Final Approved 01-13-2022

Treasurer’s Report Slides – Annual Meeting FY2021

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Previous Annual Business Meeting January 21, 2021:

CRC 2021 Annual Meeting Agenda and Reports

COLUMBIA RIVER CHAPTER Member Services Committee Report for 2020

CRC 2021 Annual Meeting Federal Legislative Review

Columbia River Chapter 2021 Annual Meeting Washington State Legislative Report

 

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2022 Upcoming Planned Events

See embedded Google calendar (located on every page except home page) for dates of Chapter and Foundation Board meetings (currently held using ZOOM). Normally 9:00AM 2nd Thursday each month except July & August. Meetings are open to all members in good standing. If you desire to attend, please let CRC and/or CRMF President know show they can send you the ZOOM logon info.

Note. Events / Programs / Presenters subject to change due to COVID and other factors

April 2022

DATE: Thursday, April 28First in-person chapter meeting

WHERE: 40et8 Boxcar

WHEN: 11 AM start (email invitation to be sent out prior)

WHAT: I-5 Bridge Replacement Program–What are the issues; Where project stands. Your chance to ask questions.

PROGRAM: Speaker is Frank Green, an Assistant Program Administrator for the IBR program. He represents WSDOT. Bio: Frank Green is an Assistant Program Administrator for the IBR program

COST: $15.00 pp at the door

RSVP: Larry DeVries larrydev1@earthlink.net

May 2022

DATE: Thursday, May 19

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 11 AM start (email invitation to be sent out prior)

WHAT: Interview with Clark College or WSU-V Executive Staff. What is the state of the College/University with regard to veteran students?

PROGRAM: Speaker TBD

COST: TBD

RSVP: TBD

June 2022

DATE: Saturday, June 11 or Sunday, June 12.

WHERE: Local winery

WHEN: 3:ooPM start (email invitation to be sent out prior)

WHAT: Traditional annual wine tasting social

PROGRAM: None–purely social gathering

COST: Open menu, each tab separate

RSVP: TBD

July & August 2022

Summer break — No meetings

 

September 2022

DATE: Weekend of September 10/11 or 17/18

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 3:00 PM (email invitation to be sent out prior)

WHAT: Traditional Annual Fall BBQ Scholarship Social

PROGRAM: None–Social gathering–non alcoholic and some adult beverages provided (recommend BYOB). Main course provided so bring a salad or dessert

COST: Your generous free will scholarship donation gladly accepted

RSVP: TBD

 

October 2022

DATE: Thursday, October 20

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 11:00 AM (email invitation to be sent out prior)

WHAT: In person lunch with speaker

PROGRAM: Greg Kimsey, Clark County Auditor will discuss our voting system–changes and security

COST: Order off the menu–individual checks

RSVP: TBD

 

November 2022

DATE: Thursday, November 17

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 11:00 AM (email invitation to be sent out prior)

WHAT: Traditional Thanksgiving meal

PROGRAM: Speaker TBD

COST: Order off the menu–individual checks

RSVP: TBD

December 2022

DATE: Sunday, December 4

WHERE: TBD

WHEN: 11 AM start (email invitation to be sent out prior)

WHAT: Annual Christmas Scholarship Social–wear your christmas sweater or tie

PROGRAM: Meet our four scholarship recipients and learn of their aspirations and how your donations are making their dreams possible

COST: Order off the menu–individual checks

Other: Your generous free will scholarship donation gladly accepted

RSVP: NA