Grand Strand Chapter


Thanks to ALL who made the first half of 2019 a resounding success !!

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Our November 10 , 2018

Grand Strand MOAA Tapping Party


 at the Gordon Biersch Restaurant

 3060 Howard Avenue

Market Common

 


Resulted in a donation of $935 from Gordon Biersch !!!!

 

Proceeds Benefit Grand Strand MOAA Programs

 




Recognition Awards:


Col. Mike Turner, VP of Development for National MOAA, presents National Leadership Awards at our January 2019 Meeting



Outgoing President, David Townsend for two years of outstanding leadership


Chaplain Greg Hill for his continued dedication to our needy Veterans


Rufus Manning for his service as our former Outreach Director

Congratulations and thank you to all our Leadership Award Winners !!



President Dave Townsend receives the Chapter's 5-Star Level of Excellence Award at MOAA National Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, November 2018



President Dave Townsend receives the Chapter's 5-Star Level of Excellence Award at MOAA National Annual Meeting in Phoenix, Arizona, November 2018


 

Quilts of Valor           

The mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor

Several MOAA Chapter have received Quilts of Valor during the past 2 year:

 

     

From left to right:  Joan Wobbleton (Quilts of Valor Foundation); Mrs. Rosemary Hill; Chaplain Greg Hill; and Jim Wobbleton (Quilts of Valor Foundation)

Other Grand Strand MOAA Chapter Quilt recipients include:

Presented by our Chapter:

Earl Blount

Hans Duerr
Frank Esposito
Bob Hawkins

Jimmy Jacobs
Tom Middleton
Roger Pilcher

Tony Prince
Tom Satterfield

Presented to our members by other organizations:

Amy Johnston

James Kendrick

Andy Kiracofe

Ed Turek

 

 

National MOAA Surviving Spouse Award 

Our Prior Surviving Spouse Liaison, Joan Perry, received the first nation-wide MOAA Auxiliary (Surviving Spouse) Liaison Award. Pictured below, Joan is receiving the award from MOAA Board Chairman, General Charles T. Robertson, Jr., USAF (retired), at the annual conference in Orlando.


Congratulations, Joan !!!!

Awards to Our Community Supporters


 (Above) 1st Vice President Randy Dymond presents Community Service Award to Joanne Paskewich of Shoreline Realty, the local rep for Homes for Heroes.


 (Above) Veterans Outreach Coordinator, Rufus Manning, presents Community Service Award to Randy Stutts, owner and operator of Albright Cleaners, for his assistance during the Annual Veterans Stand Down.


 (Below) Treasurer Tony Prince presents Community Service Award to Kimberly Mishoe of the Gordon Biersch Brewery in Market Common.



MOAA Grand Strand Chapter is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

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