Sunday, April 10, 2016

Celebrate Anniversary of First Landing in April


A Veteran in Our Midst: Thank you for your service



Viki Armentrout, a member of the House of Burgesses, is a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served for five years from 1982 - 1987 at the following stations:  Corry Station Naval Technical Training Center, Pensacola, Florida; U.S. Army Field Station Berlin, Berlin, Germany; National Security Agency, Fort Meade, Maryland; and the Maryland National Guard at Greenbelt, Maryland.  A Signal Analyst Support Non-commissioned Officer, her work included the interpretation, identification, and analysis of data communication and intelligence signals and the design of projects in support of National Security Agency mission deployments.

To learn more about Viki Armentrout’s contributions see the following stories on our website http://www.hobchapter.com/:
 
“Chapter member, Viki Armentrout, a veteran, was fortunate enough to lay a wreath on the grave of Juliet Ann Opie Hopkins ("the Florence Nightingale of the South"), (1818-1890) at Arlington National Cemetery on December 13, 2014.”  (http://www.hobchapter.com/ 9/9/2014.)

“Governor Terry McAuliffe thanked Viki Armentrout at the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Summit for her service in the army, and recognized her for helping veterans get jobs.” (http://www.hobchapter.com/  12/17/2014.)

Donate Your Old Computer and Help Our Troops

In support of the TECH FOR TROOPS Project being run out of Richmond, Virginia, the House of Burgesses Chapter will collect old computers from members at our May 17, 2016 meeting.  So if you have an old laptop, desktop PC, tablet, cell phone, mice or keyboard, bring them to the meeting.  TECH FOR TROOPS will refurbish the item and put it back in use to help our troops or veterans.

See more information on the following URL: http://www.techfortroopsproject.org/donate-computers/.