Veterans of Foreign Wars

Firestone Post 3383


††††††††††††††† Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #3383

††††††††††††††† 690 W. Waterloo Rd.

††††††††††††††† Akron, OH† 44314-1546

††††††††††††††† Phone: 330-745-0127


††††††††††††† Post email address:†



JULY 2016


COMMANDERíS CORNER:† Mike Bilich, Commander

We will be hosting the Department Golf Tournament at Chenowith and Barberton Brookside Golf course on August 20th and 21st, 2016.†† See Mike Bilich for more information. Thanks!!!

DATES TO REMEMBER: (check calendar also)

July 4††††† †††††††††††††††† Independence Day Holiday Ė POST OPEN

July 11††† †††††††††††††††† Summit County Stand Down Meeting @ 2:00 p.m.

July 12††† †††††††††††††††† Post Meeting @ 7:30 p.m.

July 12††† †††††††††††††††† Vision Impaired Luncheon 11 a.m. @ Picnic Grounds

July 19††† †††††††††††††††† VFW Auxiliary Meeting @ 6:30 p.m.

July 21††† †††††††††††††††† Menís Auxiliary Meeting @ 6:30 p.m.

July 26††† †††††††††††††††† Post Meeting @ 7:30 p.m.

July 30††† †††††††††††††††† District 8 Picnic @ Mogadore Post @ 1:00 p.m.


POPPY SALES UPDATE: Our Total Collection was $2,147.22 and Dave Noaker was our top Collector with $1,016.00.† Thanks to all!!!†† -Bob Smith, Chairman


GUN RAFFLE: If you have sold tickets please turn those in.† If you have not gotten any tickets, please help as only a few tickets have been sold.† Please get flyers and post them in stores, local businesses and other clubs. This is the time to sell, sell and sell some more!!!† September 26 is the gun raffle.† Call or see Mick, Kathy, Joanne or me, Dave Noaker, at 330.784.2503.† Thanks!


CANTEEN NEWS: Marianne Beall.

Monday thru Saturday 1 p.m. to Close Ė Sunday 4 p.m. to Close


**Honors Burial team needs HELP!!!† See John Stiles.


FOR YOUR INFORMATION:† The Post House Committee meets every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The Committee will be available at approx. 7:00 p.m. to address any comments, suggestions and / or complaints you may have.


From Ron and Carol:


If you have an email address send it to us and I will email the newsletter to you. It is a lot faster than mailing!! I still have a lot of† incorrect emails!! If you are not receiving the newsletter, that is the reason.