MEMORIAL DAY WALK & MEMORIAL DAY SERVICE
MONDAY, MAY 25, 2020 AT APPROXIMATELY 11:30 A.M.
Monday, May 25, 2020 Leaving the Miller Courthouse @ approximately 11:30 am. Going to the Korea/Vietnam Memorial at 7th & State Line Avenue where the Texarkana Area Chapter # 278 of the Vietnam Veterans of America will host their 37th annual Memorial Day Service. Everyone is invited and urged to honor and remember those who died while in service to this great country!
For more information call 903-556-1613.
24th ANNUAL "VETERANS INFORMATION FAIR"
SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 2020 FROM 9:00 A.M. TO 1:00 P.M.
On Saturday, June 20, 2020 (Armed Forces Day) the Texarkana Area Chapter # 278 of the Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. (VVA # 278) will host our 24th Annual "Veterans Information Fair" at the Texas Elks Lodge # 2771 at 3702 New Boston Road. It will be open to the public from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm. This "Fair" is to assist veterans, active duty, Reserve & National Guard personnel & their families obtain information from a variety of sources on VA benefits, programs, & other assistance and programs for them & their families.
Agencies to be invited will include: Texas Veterans Commission, Texas Work Force, VA Outpatient Clinic, VA Medical Center (Shreveport & Little Rock), Vet Center, Social Security Administration, VA Field Office personnel, Arkansas Veterans Affairs, Arkansas Work Force, Texarkana College and Texas A&M Veterans Counselors, Veterans Service officers, Agency on Aging, Hospice of Texarkana, East Funeral Home, Congressional aides, Lone Star Legal, American Red Cross, Texarkana Funeral Home, and other agencies that may have programs that pertain to Veterans, Active duty, Reserve & National Guard personnel and/or their families.
There is no charge for this service. All area veterans of all eras, all active duty, Reserve and National Guard personnel and their immediate families are invited and urged to attend. We also plan to have a voter registration drive for both Arkansas & Texas residents.