News from L.D. Lockhart Unit 14
from Unit 14 President
Unit 14 Our focus this month has been the US VETS STAND DOWN. Held March 22, 2023 8a-4p in the Convention Hall at the Silver Nugget, North Las Vegas. President Rose attended the Orientation meeting March 15. Members purchased and/or donated hygiene products–tooth brushes, toothpaste, shampoo, lotion, 1st Aid supplies–gauze, bandages, lotion, etc., 100 pairs of socks, wipes, toilet paper, Kleenex, handmade scarves, purses and other personal items. Our Unit Juniors made cookies to handout. Five members and One special volunteer worked shifts to man the table from 630a-430p to setup, during the day and teardown. The next event we are working on takes place April 1st the Army National Guard Drill Weekend held at the National Guard Readiness Center. So we are working on information regarding the American Legion Family to distribute and recruit membership. Also preparing 200 goody bags.