Department Family Testimonial Dinner

Dear Reader, the following correspondence is from Department Family Testimonial Dinner Chairman, Frank Colon.

July 22, 2018

To: Post Commanders, Auxiliary Unit Presidents, S.A.L. Squadron Commanders, Past County Commanders, County Staff

Subject: Nassau County American Family Testimonial Dinner and Dance

On Thursday evening, September 13, 2018, the Nassau County American Legion Family will be honoring the Department Commander, the Department Auxiliary President, and Department Detachment Commander with a Testimonial Dinner and Dance. This Testimonial Dinner will be our way of showing that Nassau County is the Empire County of the Empire State.

The Testimonial Dinner and Dance will take place at the Pompei Restaurant, 401 Hempstead Avenue, West Hempstead, New York 11552. Festivities will begin at 6:30 p.m. and conclude at 11:00 p.m. There will be a dinner with all the trimmings, cake and coffee, beer, wine and soda. There will be music for your listening and dancing pleasure.

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Membership Renewal Letter for the 2019 membership year.

Dear Reader, the following correspondence is from Merrick Post No. 1282, American Legion, Membership Chairman Bob Dishman, concerning the 2019 Membership Card.

2019 Membership Year

Dear Member,

Thank you for your continued support by renewing your membership for the 2019 Year. Please find your new membership card enclosed. Thirty four of your thirty five dollar dues are sent to The American Legion, Department of New York, of which $1.50 is allocated to the County per capita.

The American Legion was charted by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic veteran’s organization making this the 100th YEAR OF OPERATING. Focusing on service to veterans, service-members and communities, the Legion has evolved into one of the most influential nonprofit groups in the United States. Over the years, the Legion has influenced considerable social change in America, won hundreds of benefits for veterans and produced many important programs for children and youth.

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Veterans Job Fair

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm

Levittown Hall
201 Levittown Parkway
Hicksville, N.Y. 11801

Bring your Resume and Dress for an interview

Sponsored by
Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney
Councilman Dennis Dunne, Sr. and
Town of Hempstead Department of Occupational Resources and Hempstead Works

Call 516-485-5000 ext. 1110 or 1129 for assistance or additional information

Courtesy of Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney

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Temple of Israel of Lawrence Promotion for Veterans Day 2018

The following correspondence is from Temple Israel of Lawrence to our Post Commander, James W. O'Neill. The letter was dated June 6, 2018. Courtesy of Temple Israel of Lawrence.

Temple Israel, 140 Central Avenue, Lawrence, New York 11559
516-239-1140,, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Dear Mr. O'Neill,

In observance of Veteran's Day 2018, Temple Israel of Lawrence will be hosting two very special events: "An Evening with Colonel Jack Jacobs, Medal of Honor Recipient," on October 30 and the film "True Honor", which tells the story of Jewish Medal of Honor recipients, on November 11, Veterans Day (please see enclosed flyers).

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