I am SFC Warren and I’m contacting you on behalf of the USSTRATCOM Army Element at Offutt AFB. I’d like to extend an invitation to your members, regardless of service, to join us for the Army’s 244th Birthday celebration being held at the Beardmore Event Center in Bellevue on June 7th at 6PM for the social hour and 7PM for the start of dinner.
Attached is a flyer with details about the event and below is a link for RSVPs. A cash or PayPal option is available and guests do not need a PayPal account to pay online. I’d also be happy to RSVP on behalf of guests and accept payment if that’s preferred.
Invitation CLICK HERE
Let me know if there are any questions. Have a great day.
Matthew C. Warren
Army Element SEL | J5
Offutt AFB, NE
Saturday May 11th 6:30 PM TD AmeriTrade Park Creighton vs St Johns
Wanted to share the link for digital tickets for this year’s game. Up to 4 Free tickets can be claimed by visiting the link below and entering the promo code GOJAYS
Come see military and First Responders equipment displays, skydivers, flyover, fireworks, music by Guitars4Vets and tribute to our fallen.
Enlistments will be conducted on the field between the 2nd and 3rd inning all-branches. Last year 82 future warriors took the Oath of Enlistment to a standing ovation by the over 15,000 in attendance.
Color Guard provided by Omaha Fire and Police Department and the 30′ x 50′ American Flag will be brought onto the field by the 10 schools representing America’s Heartland at the 75th D-Day Commemoration Parade in Normandy France in June 2019.
State Convention will be held on May 25th, 2019.
Place: DAV Chapter 2
4515 “F” St
Starts at 09:00
Veterans and their dependents may be eligible for Nebraska Veterans Aid for expenses incurred due to the recent flooding in Nebraska. This includes food, clothing, emergency housing such as hotel accommodations, and replacement of eligible flood-damaged items necessary for life safety.
Applications must be completed through your County Veterans Service Officer (CVSO).
You can find your CVSO’s contact information in our online directory.
Additional State Resources
Provided by the Veterans benefits administration Lincoln Regional office
Discharging Service members, Veterans, their families and Survivors
Discharging Service members, Veterans, their families and Survivors will be able to file disability claims, submit evidence, speak with a claims processor or healthcare representative and in some cases, have a VA medical exam completed all in one day. Additionally, representatives from Nebraska Department of Veterans Affairs will be assisting with applications and benefit questions.
– There will be two ADA-compliant mobile units on site from QTC and LHI.
– Audio booth
– Lab collection
– Echo (if requested in advance)
– General Medicine
– Psc/Psy Medicine
– Ophthalmology (if requested in advance)
PLEASE NOTE: The Veterans Claims Clinic in O’Neill will now be held at the O’Neill Community Center at 501 South 4th St.
Wednesday, March 20, 2019. 12:00pm to 7:00pm
Contact your County Veteran Service Officer or the State Service Office at 402-420-4021.
AMVETS state convention will be Saturday, May 4, 2019, 9AM to approximately 12 noon, (DAV) 4515 F St, Omaha, Nebraska 68117.
Map CLICK HERE
AMVETS Post 13 new monthly meeting date has been changed from the first Monday of every month, 7 PM TO the first Wednesday of every month, 7 PM. The location stays the same, VFW Post 8334, 5083 S 136th St, Omaha, NE 68137
This change takes effect for the April 2019 monthly meeting.
You are invited to attended Military and First Responders Event at Omaha International Equestrian Event held at CHI Center at 7:30 pm April 5th. The event is free for military and their families. Attached are ticket vouchers you can redeem today at the CHI ticket box office. You can also go online and request ticket vouchers (poster attached).
I need your help in getting the word out to as many veterans and first responders and their families as we can. Please post this on your social media, email it, hang in your meeting locations, hand it out or place it in your newsletters.
We will feature:
MSG (Ret) Jimmy Weber
Honor the Gold Star Family of Germaine Debro
Commanding General’s Mounted Color Guard – Ft Riley
Omaha and Fire Department Pipes and Drums
Tribute to Medal of Honor recipients
Exhibition Drill Team
Gold Star Monument on Display
and 34 horses will compete for a $100,000 prize