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Commander Debro's Notes from National Convention

Aug 28, 2013

Detachment of Georgia awards 2012-2013

Americanism Award : Detachment of Georgia
Children and Youth Award : Detachment of Georgia and 4th District SAL
VA& R Award : Detachment of Georgia Best Report

Election and National Committee Appointment:

Tom Chebro is the new National Vice Commander South

Adjutant Ronnie Grist National Commander Resolution went forward to the next meeting this Fall NEC meeting Oct 2013.

National Committee Appointments:

Bob Brown : Chairman Sub Comm on Resolution
Ronnie Grist : Vice Chairman Children & Youth
Doug Murphy : Member VA&R Committee
Jason Roberts : Member Members Training (NMI) Committee
Zeste Debro : Member Homeland Security ( National Security) Committee

Our new National Commander Joe Gladden goals for the coming year are in the following order:

1. $250,000.00 for LSF/ Legion Riders
2. Membership 106.3% his theme is we have no problem getting new members our problem is retaining the ones we have.We must get better on keeping our members.
3. Children & Youth : Josh Dogs getting them into our Children Hospital.
4. Fisher House he would like to see more services hours.We do fine on money.
5 Boys State would like to see more Sqd's, District and Detachments sending our future leaders to Boys State.

Overall we had a good convention there are something I need to talk with you and Mr.Knox and Larry in detail when the Department return.

Our National Commander will be riding through the State this weekend. Our NEC's will meet him and I will be there to talk with him this weekend. He is just riding back home this weekend.

Thanks for your support this week. Dee

For God and Country :


ZESTE C. DEBRO
The Detachment of Georgia SAL
Commander 2013-2014
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