Updated March 29, 2018

Post 280 News

From the February and March General Assembly meetings:

1. Adjutant Kloc reported that the Post 280, 2018 membership is at 89%.

2. Joe Pocan reported that a carpentry shop in North Carolina is looking for veterans and that the shooting range at Fort Alan is looking for four employees.

3. Welcome to new membersPaul Marcinko, Gilbert Hicks, Paul Dudzinski and Danny McBrideand transferring members Conor Flaherty, Robert Blake, Carl Hellstrom, Wilfredo Hernandez Richard Boyce and Ronald Rafferty. Chris .Jones application for membership in Post 280 was turned down as detrimental to the Post.

4. The clubroom and Post hall are now "Smoke Free" effective when the clubroom upgrades are completed.

5. Post 280 has T-Shirts, Hats, License Plates, shot glasses, new larger unit coins and other items for sale.

6. The 100 Club raffle has started, drawing date for $1000.00 will be May 5th.

7. Post 280 is trying to get a loaner AED from the fire department.

8. Post 280 will again be financially sponsoring three boys to Boys State. One each from Hickory, Great Bridge and Indian River High Schools. Costs is $400.00 each.

9. The Ravens Youth Shooting teams next shoot will be in Youktown.

Note: The Services Officer's e-mail address is serviceofficer@post280.org. He can do wonders, but, he can't help you if you don't ask.