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Social Organizations

Description:

Point of contact is Margaret Kincaid.
maggy-lou@excite.com

This Legion post meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 1800, the auxiliary meets quarterly on the the 4th Monday of the first month at 1800.

The post website is not maintained anymore.

iVets notes: 10/13/20, Barker verified email with Margaret over email, no changes.
10/11/20, Barker sent email asking for information.
9/15/20, Gage left voicemail asking for information.
4/3/20, updated information, Margaret returned phone call.
Description:

Point of contact is the bar phone.
crookcounty29@gmail.com

This Legion post meets on the 1st Thursday at 1800.
The post adjutant is available Wed-Thur 0800-1100.

iVets notes: 10/11/20, Barker sent email requesting information.
10/6/20, Gage called organization, no answer, no voicemail.
9/15/20, Gage called organization, no answer, no voicemail.
5/15/20, received email reply, information accurate.
5/14/20, called but no answer & no option to leave message, emailed.
Description:

Point of contact is the bar phone or the commander Larry Roshak.
orlgn44@alpost44.com

This Legion post meets on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 1800.

iVets notes: 9/15/20, Gage verified information, added commanders phone number.
5/14/20, Updated with Larry Roshak (Commander).
Description:

Point of contact is the bar phone.
alpost45@bendnet.com

This Legion post meets on the 2nd Monday of the month at 1800.

Wednesday Band of Brother breakfast 0700. Sunday Breakfast starts a 0900.

Call ahead to confirm due to COVID-19.

iVets notes: 9/15/20, Gage verified information, hours changed, added to description.
5/26/20, John Sweem updated meeting time, CV19 hours, confirmed all information.
5/14/20, called but no answer, left message & email asking for update.
Description:

Point of contact is Vice Commander David Allen.
dwallen1958@hotmail.com

This Legion post has meetings on every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 1800.

iVets notes: 10/11/20, Barker sent email asking for information.
9/15/20, Gage left voicemail asking for information.
3/30/20, updated.
Description:

Point of contact is Lance Trowbridge (Adjutent)
ltrowbridge7@gmail.com

This Legion post meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month from 1830-1930 and there is an informal lunch at Takoda’s at 1200 every Thursday.

iVets notes: 10/11/20, Barker sent email requesting information.
9/15/20, Gage left voicemail requesting information.
3/30/20, updated.
Description:

Point of contact for the post is…
Commander Dan Hayward – dannie.hayward@gmail.com
Please text or e-mail, Dan will generally not be available for phone calls during the standard work day.

Point of contact for the auxiliary…
President Yvonne Drury – ydrury47@gmail.com
Vice President Katie Terry – katies2ndtime@gmail.com

Both organizations meet on the 1st Tuesday of each month at 1800, currently over zoom.

iVets notes: 10/9/20, Yvonne called and added Dan’s & Katie’s e-mail, added info about Dan’s availability.
10/9/20, Barker updated information with Katie Terry over the phone. Auxiliary has new president. Added Facebook.
9/15/20, Gage contacted commander DH who would not talk to him, will follow up.
3/30/20, updated.
Description:

Points of contact are Ray Hartzell or JW Terry.

iVets notes: 9/15/20, Gage verified information, no changes.
3/31/20, updated.
Description:

Point of contact is either Ray Hartzell or JW Terry.

This band normally meets at Jake’s diner on the first Monday of the month at 1100, due to COVID-19 both time and place may change.

iVets notes: 10/5/20, Gage verified information, added that meetings may vary.
3/31/20, updated.
Description:

Points of contact are Vint Gordon (President), William Reeder (Vice Pres.), or Michele Hoffman (Treasurer).

lapinebandofbrothers@gmail.com

This band meets at the La Pine American Legion every Wednesday at 0700.

iVets notes: 9/15/20, Gage verified information, meeting time changed.
3/31/20, updated.
Description:

The Marine Corps League join in camaraderie and fellowship for the purpose of preserving traditions, promoting the interests of the United States Marine Corps, banding together those who are now serving in the United States Marine Corps and those who have been honorably discharged from that service.

Point of contact is Robert Cusick (Paymaster Adjutent).
cusickrobert@yahoo.com

iVets notes: 10/12/20, Barker sent email requesting information.
10/5/20, Gage left voicemail requesting information.
6/10/20, talked to Robert Cusick and he updated contact information.
6/2/20, called and left message requesting callback.
5/15/20, left reminder text.
5/14/20, called and then text messaged 8512 as requested, waiting on response.
3/30/20, left message on phone.
Description:

Email: comoaa@outlook.com

The Central Oregon of the Military Officers Association of America includes commissioned officers and warrant officers from all eight Uniformed Services and their surviving spouses. The organization supports and advocate for America’s active duty, Guard, and Reserve forces, military retirees, veterans, and their families throughout Central Oregon. Their motto, “Never Stop Serving.”

iVets notes: 10/5/20, Gage verified information, no changes.
6/2/20, resent email requesting information update, received e-mail reply & updated title, description, & zip code.
5/14/20, emailed requesting information update.
3/30/20, emailed for updates or corrections to this listing.
Description:

Chapter President High Desert Eagles – Larry Moyer
State President – Ray Rose

Veterans motorcycling organization.

Meetings on the third Saturday of the month at Northside Bar and Grill in Bend from 0830-1000 are currently suspended due to COVID-19, organizations requests people contact them through the website.

iVets notes: 10/5/20, Gage verified information, meetings cancelled, request people use website.
5/14/20, updated new president and phone number, 541-XXX-4922 no longer valid.
3/30/20, called, voting on new leadership 3rd Saturday of April 2020, call back for update.
Description:

Email:aimee.beach@teamrwb.org

This group hosts a recurring hike every Tuesday contact or check their website for location, it changes monthly.

Team RWB is a community event sponsor and coordinator, to quote them “Our chapters deliver local, consistent, and inclusive opportunities for veterans and the community to connect through physical and social activity. Volunteers host regular fitness activities, social gatherings, and community service events, and facilitate building strong local connections with members and organizations within the community.”

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage verified info, removed ruck time as organization requested people check the website.
6/4/20, received e-mail back, adjusted wording for recurring hike.
6/4/20, e-mailed to announce addition to website and request any additional information.
Description:

Point of contact is the bar phone.
This VFW meets on the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month at 1900.

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage left voicemail requesting information.
3/31/20, attempted contact, no answer, no mailbox, no email available.
Description:

Point of contact is Johnathan Courtney (Senior Vice Commander).
Due to COVID-19 is no longer meeting with no meetings planned.
Check Facebook for information.

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage verified information, not meeting, added Facebook.
3/31/20, updated.
Description:

(Previously Ponderosa Pine)

Primary point of contact is the bar phone.
vfwpost1643@bendbroadband.com

Alternate contact is Robert Cusick (Commander).
cusickrobert@yahoo.com

This VFW meets on the 1st Thursday of the month at 1800.

iVets notes: 10/9/20, Yvonne texted that name changed, updated, still need to confirm other information.
10/6/20, Gage left voicemail requesting information.
6/10/20, talked on phone with Robert (Commander), added him as alternate contact.
6/4/20, Kirsten e-mailed back confirming information correct, added fax number.
6/2/20, Called and talked to Kirsten Hinton (Quartermaster), she says will call back with information.
3/31/20, emailed requesting information update.
Description:

Email: madras@vfw12141.org

This VFW meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month at 1730.

iVets notes: 10/12/20, Barker sent email requesting information.
10/6/20, Gage sent email requesting information.
6/2/20, emailed again asking for update.
3/31/20, called phone contact, who requested number be removed due to fear of phone scammers, emailed post requesting information update.
Description:

Point of contact is the bar phone or email at vfw3048@gmail.com.
This VFW meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 1800-1900.

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage sent email requesting information.
6/2/20, called and left message requesting callback.
4/1/20, received callback from bar, post shutdown for CV no post officers available to get information from, requested email be sent that they will put on post officers desk for when they return, email sent.
3/31/20, left message requesting callback.
Description:

Point of contact is the bar phone.
The VFW meets on the 1st Thursday of the month at 1900.

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage left voicemail requesting information.
3/31/20, left message requesting callback.
Description:

Point of contact is Clyde Evans (Quartermaster).
Email: clydeevans1@gmail.com

This chapter meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 1900 at the La Pine Community Kitchen.

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage verified information, no changes.
6/2/20, Left message requesting callback as well as e-mail, received email from Clyde confirming all info still accurate.
3/31/20, Left message requesting callback.
Description:

Point of contact is Pat Bowe (Commander).
patbowe01@gmail.com

This VFW meets at the Sisters City Hall on the first Wednesday of the month at 1830.

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage verified information, no changes.
3/31/20, updated.
Description:

Point of contact is Terry Rasmussen (President)
Email: trazbend@yahoo.com.

This chapter meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 1800 at the Bend VFW.

iVets notes: 10/12/20, Barker verified info, Terry responded via email, no changes.
10/12/20, Barker sent email requesting information.
10/6/20, Gage e-mailed requesting information.
6/2/20, called and left message requesting callback.
Description:

Point of contact is either…
Carl Bass (President) cbass28@gmail.com
Clyde Evans (Secretary) clydeevans1@gmail.com

This chapter meets on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 1900 at the La Pine Community Kitchen.

iVets notes: 10/6/20, Gage verified information.
3/30/20, updated.
Description:

Point of contacts are Jim Fleming (President) 9fngrs@gmail.com or Clyde Evans (Secretary) clydeevans1@gmail.com.

iVets notes: 3/30/20, Updated.
10/6/20, Gage verified information.
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