Joint Retiree Appreciation Day (24 SEP 2016)

This year’s event will again be held at Mystic Lake Hotel and Casino. If you haven’t registered for JRAD 2016 yet, please consider doing so.

Be reminded that there will be NO mailings this year so, we’re asking everyone to pass the word to all your retired military friends, associates, etc. For this reason, it is so important to include your email address on your registration form and JRAD Survey / Questionnaire. T

his year’s registration form along with more information can be found on the JRAD website:


Gen Vessey dies at 94

Chapter namesake and Minnesota native died at 94 of natural causes Thursday night, 18 August 2016, surrounded by family at his North Oaks home in the northern Twin Cities.

Services at Fort Snelling Chapel 30 August Wednesday 1 PM

Bio of General Vessey here.

Vessey Tribute TRIFOLD – 23Aug16

Visit the Minnesota Sate Fair on Military Appropriation Day Tuesday 30 August. The Vessey Chapter will have a tribute to General Vessey and opportunity to receive a Vessey coin.

Look for our booth at Military Appreciation Day at Expo Place (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

Thank you for your support!

2017 Golf Tournament

An outstanding day! Congratulations to Team CIT, the 2017 Chief of Staff winners: Chris Goettl, Jim Hoffman, Ron Grandbois and Mike Albrecht.

Longest Drive: Paula Cowley

Closest to the Pin: Nicole Score

Marshmallow Drive: Jake Kujala

2017 Mud Soldiers: Team Azule – Todd Schuler, Gary Jones, Monica Dumancas and Nicole Score.

Congratulations to Trust Vets!

Trust Vets has won the Eureka Award! The Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal has recognized Trust Vets as an innovator in business.
To read the full article about Trust Vets: click here.  
Trust Vets is a growing Minnesota based small business, and we need you help. I invite you to look at our website and let me know what you think. What functions do you like? Are the member profile pages helpful? What could we improve on? What don’t you like about the company or concept? Any feedback, suggestions, and comments are welcome. I look forward to hearing from you!
Thanks in advance for your help! I truly appreciate it!
Brent Skaja
United States Army Veteran
Regional Member Coordinator at TRUST VETS