PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE

Happy New Year to Society members! You are all invited to attend our 10 January Meeting at the Arizona State Veteran Home in Phoenix at 4141 North S. Herrera Way (formally North 3rd St.), Phoenix, AZ 85012. The meeting will start at 1000 and likely end by 1200. This is a good opportunity for members to find out more about the Society, especially newly inducted members. The agenda includes the installation of new Society board members.

Please make sure you check out the Gala article below. It should be a fabulous evening you will not want to miss.

Tom Hessler, President AVHOFS

GALA UPDATE
The Patriotic Gala is an event to celebrate the recognition of non-military individuals and private institutions whose actions have contributed significantly to the benefit and well-being of our military, our veterans, their families and survivors.  Arizona high school seniors will be presented scholarships acknowledging their academic achievements, patriotism and service to their country and community.  Military veteran students who are furthering their education will be presented with scholarships in recognition of their service. Master of Ceremony: Carey Pena - Emmy Award Winning News Anchor for KTVK and Founder & CEO Inspired Media 360. Read More   Register

MEMBERS MAKING NEWS

Red Rock News Recognizes Harvey Bershader.

Larry McKim (Class of 2011) is the incoming Vice-Chairman of the Greater Sierra Vista United Veterans Council. Positions of leadership on the Council are designated by organizations rather than individuals. Larry will represent the Cochise County Chapter of the Arizona Veterans Hall of Fame Society. Larry was one of the founders of the Council years ago. He also has a long history of active service.
2017 CENTURY CLUB DONATIONS
2017 CENTURY CLUB DONORS
John Ady Bob Delker Richard Jonas Herbert Pierpan
Gerry Berger Earl Devine John Keegan Tony Saputo
Lee Borgen Robert Filbey Kathleen Laurier Charles Schluter
Jeanne Botwright Gary Fredricks Joseph Little Paul Schnur
Lewis Bradley Helen Glass Patricia Little-Upah William Talcott
Dan Conway Glenn Goins Dennis McComb Rob Welch
Carol Culbertson Phil Hanson Dick Minor Jerry Wojtas
George Cushing Tom Hessler Ron Perkins Reginald Yates
Dennis DeFrain

Robert Hysko Karl Pfitzer Samuel Young
UPCOMING EVENTS

10 January
AVHOFS BOD Meeting
4141 North S. Herrera Way, Phoenix

12 April
Patriotic Gala
Embassy Suites, Scotsdale