VFP NATIONAL CONVENTION
Marriott Hotel/Biscayne Bay, Miami, FL
August 8 - 12, 2012
Resolution & Bylaw changes deadline in tomorrow-- Jun 6th
Scholarships are going fast! If you need a scholarship, email Shelly @ the National office or call 314-725-6005. Scholarships are available to ALL CURRENT MEMBERS.
-->Program Advertisements: We need ads for the program book!!! Chapters, purchase your ads! Email your ad copy to Dan Ellis @ firstname.lastname@example.org. Use the sample letter to solicit businesses or other organizations in your area! Deadline for submitting program ads is July 6, 2012.
-->Speakers: Alice Walker and Father Roy Bourgeois are the keynote speakers for the Saturday night banquet. Other scheduled speakers are Marleine Bastien, Paula Caplan, Col Anne Wright, Susan Burke and John Lindsay-Poland. Check the website frequently for speaker updates.
-->Workshops: The list will be available on the website by end of this week.
-->Awards: Do you know of someone within the VFP organization that you would like to see honored at the 2012 Convention? Submit their name now! This year's Award Committee Chairs are Board members, Matt Southworth and Cherie Eicholz. Deadline for Award Nominations is July 11, 2012.
-->Convention Media Committee Forming: This committee will be responsible for assisting with press releases and a possible press conference. Your involvement can be on-site in Miami or not, and we would love to have publicity before, during, and after the convention. If interested in joining the media committee, please contact Patrick @ email@example.com or Shelly @ firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to seeing you in Miami!
Veterans For Peace, 216 S. Meramec, St. Louis, MO 63105, 314-725-6005
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