1 SUMMER SUMMER Leban nvamc N N EE W W SS LL EE TT TT EE RR Vounteer Vounteer and and Donor Donor Issue Issue Vountary Services 2 Donations 3 Activities 4 Honored Vounteers 6 POW/MIA 7 Donors As a resut, many peope ask how they can express their gratitude to these brave patriots. make a financia contribution. Donors may specify where their gift is directed. M ake a materia donation. Our Veterans are in need of many daiy needs items and items for recreation. To support Vountary Services, pease ca , x4064 or visit Buiding 18, 1st foor V ounteer your time. Our over 300 vounteers provide suppementa support to the medica center staff at both the main hospita and the six sateite community-based cinics. Men and women of a ages deiver suppies, assist patients paying bingo, drive patients to appointments, organize donations and many, many more services! Scott, Dana, Ivan, Joyn, and Chris our dedicated Vountary Services staff! So contact the Vountary Office and come join the over 300 vounteers and experience the rewards of vounteering for our nation s heroes! 12 How to Appy The VounTary Wheechair Bus committee coected donations totaing $127, to purchase a new Activity Wheechair Bus to repace the current 1993 Buebird bus. This bus is used to transport patients to off-station events that are organized by the Vountary Service Staff and Veteran Service Organizations. The new bus wi be on the road by ate August! And Say Heo to the New! r nter nte eded MM n VnAVA icaic ac C ee nono Leb Leba a insi de inside The Lebanon VA Medica Center Vountary Service Program is honored to serve America s heroes... our Veterans. They have contributed to America s iberty and prosperity through their service and sacrifice. Say Good-Bye to the Od Wheechair Bus... E xe x cece e necnec ei ni na A
2 Donations, Donations, Donations... 2 Vounteers Nancy and Ear Resser organizing some of the many generous donations given by oca community organizations. Loca Veteran Service Organizations fied over 250 Christmas bags with comfort items. The bags were then distributed to patients by Santa, vounteers and Vountary staff. Operation God Bess America rides again! Over 200 motorcyces participated in the annua ride to the Lebanon VA Medica Center donating over $8,000 to the Veterans. Dana and Chris gady accepting a generous donation from a oca organization! Nancy Resser provides a presentation about the baby program started for pregnant or nursing mothers at the quartery VA Vountary Service meeting. Lebanon Quiters Guid donated 58 quits to the Hospice unit. Quits ike this one decorate the Veteran s bed upon admission to the Hospice unit. Vountary Service deveoped a aptop oaner program for inpatient Veterans. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiiary, American Legion Auxiiary, and the Sient City Stockers Car Show Committee donated a tota of 8 aptops for the patients to use whie in the hospita. Carence and Mary Cain (pictured above) are the first Veterans using the donated aptops.
3 Activities, Activities, Activities... 3 Veteran Joseph O Tooe enjoying the annua Christmas party with Santa (Gary Johnson). A day trip to the Governor s residence. Veteran Richard Do grinning at the chance to pose with Miss Pennsyvania during Nationa Saute to Hospitaized Veterans Week in February! Pau Nace getting a tour of a Chinook heicopter at Fort Indiantown Gap. IT S ALL ABOUT RELATIONSHIPS Grace Bachman, ong-time vounteer, visits with ong-time friend Janet Cochran. Their friendship was deveoped right here at the VA! James van Riemsdyk, a forward for the Phiadephia Fyers hockey team, sponsored a visit for six Veterans from the Lebanon VA Medica Center to see the Fyers take on the Chicago Backhawks in January, Mr. van Riemsdyk provided a mea for the Veterans inside his MVP room and aso arranged for the Veterans to sit in box seats to watch the game. Pictured are Veterans Bi Sayor and Bi Dango, Ian Laperriere, Fyer representative, and staff member Chris Levengood. Veteran Donad Cross fishing in Estonvie. Every February, the Nationa Saute to Hospitaized Veterans week-ong program is hed to pay tribute and express appreciation to Veterans, to increase community awareness of the roe of the VA medica center, and to encourage citizens to visit hospitaized Veterans and to become invoved as vounteers. This year s guests incuded Ms. Pennsyvania, Cedar Crest High Schoo Facon mascot and youth athetes, and Lebanon Vaey Coege Dutchman mascot and their ice hockey team.
4 324 adut vounteers and 22 youths worked 70,190 hours between June 1, 2011 and May 31, 2012! Honored Vounteers heen meiser has Been a devoted VounTeer at the Lebanon VA for many years giving over 4,000 hours of service to the Veterans. She was recognized with a Jefferson Award in November 2011 from WGAL 8. 4 Heen Meiser aong with the Vountary Staff receiving her Jefferson Award. The Va VounTary service executive committee awarded five Youth Vounteer Schoarships. A tota of $1000 was distributed among the five recipients. The winners were: Jennifer Kindt, attending Lebanon Vaey Coege, Andrew Siscaretti, attending Lebanon Vaey Coege, This Wheechair Bus Committee won a siver Hearts of Exceence Award ocay at the Lebanon VA and aso a siver meda at the Phiadephia Executive Board Luncheon for their work in raising enough money to purchase a new bus for the Veterans. Aexandar Rubin, attending Green Mountain Coege, Ivan Toedo, attending Harrisburg Area Community Coege, and Manaswita Tappata, attending Creighton University Accepting their awards from eft to right are Jennifer Kindt, Andrew Siscaretti, Aexandar Rubin, Ivan Toedo. Manaswita Tappata not pictured. Debra Mentzer, Christopher Levengood, Dana Reminger, and Joyn Swift, accepting their siver Hearts of Exceence Award.
5 Vounteer Banquet The annua VounTeer BanqueT was hed on Apri 13, 2012 at Marabee s Restaurant in Lebanon. The theme this year was Ceebrating Peope in Action. Thank you vounteers for a you do every day! Richard Long from the Benevoent Order of the Eks sauting the fag during the Pedge of Aegiance. Vounteers being recognized by Lebanon VAMC Staff for contributing over 500 hours each to the Lebanon VA Medica Center!
6 6 POW/MIA Who are Former PRISONERS of War? Since Word War I, more than 142,000 Americans, incuding 85 women, have been captured and interned as POWs. Not incuded in this figure are neary 93,000 Americans who were ost or never recovered. Ony one-fifth of America s former POWs since Word War I are sti iving (about 22,641). More than 90% of iving former POWs were captured and interned during Word War II. About 15,367 former POWs are in receipt of compensation for service-connected injuries, diseases, or inesses. definition of a Former PRISONER OF WAR Period of War A former POW is a Veteran who, whie on active duty in the miitary, air, or nava service, was forciby detained or interned in the ine of duty by an enemy government or its agents or a hostie force during a period of war. Periods of war incude: Word War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, and service since August 2, Peacetime-Comparabe to Wartime - A former POW aso incudes a Veteran who, whie on active duty during peacetime, was forciby detained or interned by a foreign government or its agents or a hostie force, if the circumstances of the internment were comparabe to wartime internment (for exampe: Iran). POW/MIA Ceremony Nationa POW-MIA Recognition Day September 16, 2011 MASTER OF CEREMONY PRESENTATION OF COLORS POW/MIA FLAG BEARER NATIONAL ANTHEM READING OF THE PROCLAMATION PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE INVOCATION POW PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE WELCOME & INTRODUCTION OF SPEAKER KEYNOTE SPEAKER SPECIAL RECOGNITIONS POW/MIA TABLE SETTING FIELD CROSS CEREMONY Prisoner of War Meda Scott Harman Pubic Affairs Speciaist Honor Guard Pennsyvania Nationa Guard Sergeant Larry Carter 1st Air Cavary Division Fied Cross Detai Chapain Cifford Fick, Lt Co USAFR Retired Wendy Fick, Secretary, Human Resources Margaret Wison, MSN, RN Associate Director, for Patient Care Services, Captain, Navy Nurse Corps, Retired Frank Lashinsky American Ex-POW Chapain James Luck Coordinator, Direct Patient Care Raph Thrush American Ex-POW Robin Aube-Warren Acting Associate Director Captain Brian T. Drapp Scott Harman Sergeant and Mrs. Larry Carter The annua POW/MIA recognition ceremony was hed on September 16, 2011 in the Lebanon VA gymnasium.
7 Donors Vountary Service manages the many gifts and donations provided by our generous and caring donors supporting the Lebanon VA Veterans. Donations provide the suppementa resources necessary to support an assortment of programs and services for Veterans, such as transportation, socia services, recreationa programs and activities, odging, rehab equipment, homeess needs, comfort items, hoiday gifts, phone cards, canteen coupon books, and other assistance as needed. Vountary Service uses 100% of donations received excusivey for Veteran needs. The Vountary staff and Veterans say THANK YOU to a the donors isted on the next few pages. Every effort has been made to compete an accurate donor isting. We apoogize if we have incorrecty isted any information. 1st Capita Detachment Of York 13th District American Legion 193rd Specia Operations Wing 21st Century - Lebanon Schoo District 40-8 Voiture No. 731 Abraham C Treicher Lodge #682 Adams, Richard & Dorothy Adams, Terry & Jean Addison, Aan & Sandra ADF PA, LLC AFSCME AFL-CIO, Loca No Agora Cyber Chapter Schoo Ahod Financia Service Abin, Betty Aeman, Wiiam & Judy Aen, Jack Aia, Cudy Apha Circe American Association Of Daiy Money Managers American Association of Retired Persons - New Oxford Post 4370 American God Star Mothers- Greater Harrisburg Chapter American Indian Festiva American Legion Department Of PA, Aux. Annvie Conner-Steicher Post 559, Aux. Bainbridge Post 197 Bigervie Ira Lady Post 262, Aux. Campbetown Post 831, Aux. Carise Post 101, Sons Carise Post 826 Coumbia Post 469, Sons Conestoga Post 662, Sons Cumberand/Dauphin/Lebanon Aux. Units Daastown Post 605, Aux. Danvie Post 40, Sons Disburg Post 26 Duncannon Post 340 Eizabethtown Post 329, Aux. Enoa Post 751, Sons Feetwood Post 625, Aux. Fredericksburg Harry Stoever Post 915 Gettysburg Post 202 Harrisburg Lawnton Post 998, Aux. Harrisburg Post 1001, Aux. Harrisburg Post 730, Aux. Harrisburg Post 733, Aux. Herndon Post 504, Sons Hershey Post 386, Aux. Hummestown Post 265, Aux., Sons Jonestown Post 883, Aux. Juniata Post 298, Aux. Kupmont Post 231, Aux. Laureton Post 998, Aux. Lehighton Post 314 Lickdae Post 910, Aux., Riders Lingestown Post 272, Aux. Lititz Garden Spot Post 56, Aux., Sons, Riders Liverpoo Post 364, Aux. Marietta Post 466, Aux., Riders Mechanicsburg Post 109, Aux. Middetown Post 594, Aux. Mount Joy, Chester, Lancaster Aux. Posts Mt Hoy Springs Post 674, Aux. Mt. Joy Post 185, Aux., Sons, Riders Natrona Heights Post 48, Aux. New Berin Post 957, Aux. New Cumberand Post 143, Aux. Mt. Joy Squadron, Sons New Hoand Post 662, Aux., Riders Newvie Post 421, Aux. Oey Vaey Post 878 Penbrook Post 730, Aux. Peasurevie Post 799 Pottstown Post 47, Aux. Reading Post 12, Aux. Red Lion Post 543 Seinsgrove Victory Post 25 Shamoin Post 737, Aux. Shioh Post 791, Aux. Shippensburg Post 223 Steeton Post 420, Aux., Sons Topton Post 217, Aux. Tower City Harry Heartter Post 468 Tri County Posts, Aux. Wrightsvie Post 469, Aux. York Post 799 American Red Cross Lancaster County Susquehanna Vaey Capita Region Sun Area Chapter American Red Cross, American Veterans Committee American War Mothers Amerigreen Energy Inc. Amity Primary Care Amvets Centra Region Carise Post 274 Ephrata Post 136 Gettysburg Post 172 Riders, Home Assoc. Lebanon Post 293 Aux., Home Assoc. Rutherford Post 156 York Post 153 Ancient Order Of Hibernians In America Anderson, Susan Andreas, Josephine Andrew Maier Eementary Schoo Andrews, Madeyn Ann LeTort Eementary Schoo Annvie Famiy Medicine Anonymous Anspach, Staney & Joanne Antes, Ira & Mariyn Areba Cub Armed Forces Brotherhood Armstrong, Lynne Artz, Kenneth & Ann ATT Pioneers-Heart of PA Chapter Auto Workers Loca 1968 Avon United Methodist Church B & G Machine Company Babbitt, Mabe Babour, Lois Bach, Francis & Mary Bahn, Margaret & Dean Baker, Fusa Baker, June Bathaser, Bob Baney, Pete Bannan, M.J. Banse, Richard & Shirey Barnes, Patricia Barr, Ann Marie Barr, Anna Bashore, Randa & Gai Bathaser, Robert Baugher, Genn Baumgardner, Robert & Lois Bautsch, Ronad & Heena Bear, Mahon Beat, Larry & Stea Bede, Dougas & Dawn Bedwarczyk, Heen Beair, Frederick & Goria Bender, Dan Benevoent and Protective Order Of The Eks Carise Lodge # 578 Coumbia-Middetown Lodge #1074 Hanover Lodge #763 Harrisburg Lodge #12 Lancaster Lodge #134 Lebanon County Chapter Lebanon Lodge #631 South Centra District West Shore Lodge #2257 Benn, James Benner, Johanna Bermudian Springs High Schoo NAHS Bern Reformed United Church of Christ Beta Sigma Phi Bethany United Church of Christ Bethehem Methodist Church Bikers Against Domestic Vioence Bikkenhime, Katie Bi, Koppenhaver Bird, James & Susan Bittner, Dennis & Grace Bain Eementary Schoo Bauch, Dick & Mike Bauch, Lynn & Cynthia Binded American Veterans Foundation Bough, Edward & Cynthia Bough, Nancy Bue Moon Cruisers Bue Star Mothers Of America Camp Hi Chapter 10 Boen, Donad & Maria Bomgardner, Dick Bonfied Eementary Schoo Bon-Ton Borough of Marietta Bosberg, Danie Boscov s Regiona Bosego, Michae & Syvia Botchie, John Bowers, Scot/Kandi Bowers to Veterans Link Bowman, Midred Boyer, Jean & Gregory Boye, Joseph & Maryeen Boyes, Don & Darene Brady, Steven & Nancy Brecht Eementary Schoo Brennan, Robert & Shirey Brensinger, Heen Brensinger, Paua Breon, Terri Bretzman, Ruth Bricke, Jack & Jane Brickervie Vounteer Fire Co. Brown, Lois Brown, Marie Brown, Sandy S.A.G.A. Brownie Gir Scout Troop #10988 Brownie Gir Scout Troop # Dauphin County Brownie Gir Scout Troop #214 Bruce, Roy & Ruth Bucc, Jennifer Buchart Horn Inc. Bucher, Robert & Dorothy Buen Hi Church Buoh, Edgar & Lorna Burgett, James & Barbara Burkett, Dae & Debra Burkhart, D. Scott & Peare Burkhart, Karen Business and Professiona Women of Reading Buss, Edward & Dorothy Butensky, Joseph & Nancy Buter, Margaret Buzzard, Robert & Caroyn 7
8 8 Donors Cavary Church - Winsome Cass Cavary United Methodist Church Cambe, Juia Campbe, Shirey Capitanio, Meina Cappetta, Brenda Care to Share Buddies Caring Matters Carise Barracks & Cumberand Vaey Chapter AUSA Carr, Anna Carro, Amanda Caruso, Victor Cass, Beth Casse, James Casse, Judith Catherine, Heman Cathoic Counci Of Women Cathoic War Veterans Department of PA Coumbia Post 1306, Ladies Aux. Gettysburg Post 1342, Ladies Aux. Cedar Crest High Schoo Cedar Crest Midde Schoo Team Grizzy Centra Dauphin Schoo District Centra Medica Service Centra Penn Coege Centra Susquehanna Intermediate Center Chambers, Joann Chambersburg Friends Meeting Chiodi, John Christman, Diane Christoffe, Debra Cimei, A. Kevin & Ina Cimei, Anthony & Margaret Cearfied Eementary Schoo 4th Grade - Mr. Landis Cearfied United Methodist Church Cites, Tod Cose, Harry & Shirey Cugston, Gaen & Luccie Cobe, Marin & Erine Coeman, Hugh & Eeanor Coeman, Ruth Coins, Aen & Tiffany Coumbia Historic Society Combat Vets Motorcyce Association Combined Veterans Counci Of Berks Co. Commero, Jere & Linda Condon, Jan Condor, Gibert & Roseanna Conewago Eementary Schoo Coney, Betty Conner, Charotte Conners, Mariyn Conway Jr., Edward & E. Anne Cooper, Mies & Lynn Cooperative Communicators Association Copenhaver, Pau & Barbara Corey, John Cornwa Lebanon Schoo District Cote Famiy Country Bumpkins Upper Adams Red Hats of PA County of Lancaster, Lancaster County Prison Cressona Legion Home Association Croteau, Jerry Crouse, Duane Crouse, George & Jean Crouse, George & Kathy Crouse, Richard Cub Pack 186 Cub Scout Pack 439 Cuison, Vivian/Co. Richard McCaister Cumru Eementary Schoo Cunningham, Jane Curran, Andrea D&H Distributing Co. D.A.S. Distributors, Inc. Team: 4 Team: Big Spenders Dairy Farmers of America Daisy Gir Scout Troop 644, Starview UCC Daastown Midde Schoo Danforth, Bi Darney, Jennifer Daryman, Jean Daughters Of the American Coonist Diggas Choice Chapter Peach Bottom Chapter Springettsbury Chapter The Barrens Chapter Daughters of Union Veterans Civi War Mammy Rugges Tent 50 Saome Stewart Tent 55 Daughters of the American Revoution Berks Chapter Donega Chapter Harrrisburg Chapter Regent Lebanon Chapter Davis, Robert Day of Caring Dayspring Christian Academy Deemer, Phiip Defense Contract Management Agency Deininger, Agnes Dea-Ches Fishing Association Inc. Deancey, Lisa Demonico, Frank & Marie Deong, Lisa Denger, Dae & Donna Denger, Wiiam & Doris Denunzio, Agnes Depot Women s Cub, New Cumberand Derry Township Municipa Authority Derry Township Schoo District, Ms. Wamer s 3rd Grade Detting, Roberta Detting, Todd Dicemente, Frances Dieh, Dae DiFabio, Diana DiFrancesco, Dominic Dier, Marin & Lucreta Disburg Eementary Schoo Disburg Excavating & Septic, Inc Dippary, Randy Disabed American Veterans Camp Hi Chapter 50, Aux. Hershey Chapter 48 LEBCO Chapter 81 Red Rose Chapter 80 Ditchburn, Linda Doinger, Cynthia Do, John Do, Richard & Laura Donmoyer, Barry & Meody Dougherty, Margaret Dower, Lisa Drake, Leia Drawbaugh, Sara Ann Dreibebis, Stewart Druck, Wiiam & Audrey Duggan, Jeanne Duncan, Cardine Duncannon Assemby of God Stars Program Duncannon, A - Ms. Genda Rade Dutcavich, Goria DVDs4VETs Dynamic Science Inc. Dyreyers, Roberto & Rosemary Earis, Doris East Pennsboro Area Schoo District East Pennsboro Eementary Schoo East Petersburg Eementary Schoo Ebbert, C.W. & June Ebenezer United Methodist Church Ebing, Dae Ed Hine Body Repair Egan, Caroyn Eicher, Richard & Diane ELCO Baseba Team ELCO Footba Team Eizabethtown Area High Schoo Eiott, Arene Em Group Emcraft of Shippensburg Engish Presbyterian Church Enoa Sportsmens Assoc. Ephrata Intermediate Midde Schoo EIS/EMS Students Eper, Doris - Reading Cub Erb, Pau & Caro Erney, Roand & Jeffrey Esbenshade, Geradine & Joseph Esheman Eementary Schoo Esheman, Anthony & Kathie F.I.D.O Farview Fyers Faith Outreach Center Farner, Pauine Fast Detais Inc. Fauth, Dougas & Care FCI USA Inc. Fecondo, Fiore & Eizabeth Fenton, Harry & Rache Fesig, Dixie Finnen, James & Betty Fioravanti, Constance & Ronad First United Methodist Armed Services Support First United Methodist Church Fisher, Tina Fack, James Feming, Jennifer Fynn, Patrick & Joan Focht, Kevin Forty & Eight Foster, Bevery Fox, Joseph & Joan Frankin Township Eementary Schoo Frankin, Jereyn Frazier, Lisa French, Charene Fresh Donuts Fried, Catherine Friedens Church - Shartesvie Friendship Senior Center Fuk, Pau Fuer, John & Juia Funk, Deane & Deborah Funk, Suzanne Gacono, V. Car & Mary Troup Kismet, Mechanicsburg Gambe, Grace Gambers Anonymous Ephrata Chapter Garbacik, Phiip & Sherry Garber, Erin Gates, Jane Gekas, Lisa Gemme, John Gen. Fed. Of Women Cubs - East Petersburg George Ey Associates George S. Coyne Chemica Co. George, John & Theresa Gerding, James & June Gerhard, John & Sandra Gerhart, J.A & K.R. Germania Band of Manheim Gernert, Bea Gette, Bruce Gimartin, James Gir Scouts Of America Ephrata Troop 292 Troop York Troop 1538 Gasgow, Barbara Goheen II, Linda & Russe Goden Rue Goden Years Cub Gof Supports Our Troops Good Shepherd UMC Good, Kent & Kimbery Gosier, Dennis & Roberta Goud, Dephine Governanti, Robert
9 Donors Government Finance Officers Association Of PA Grab, John Kiwanis Grace Evangeica Lutheran Church Grace Methodist Church Grace United Church of Christ Graham, Kevin & Sara Graze, John & Barbara Greek Town Pizza Greiner, Anthony Gretna Springs Busy Bee Needes Gross, Wiiam Grotzinger, Danie & Caro Gruber, James & Ann Guar, Andrea Guerrisi, Mary Guinn, David Guion, Ed Gundrum, Wiiam & Caroe Haar s Inc. Habaar, Grace HACC-Lebanon Campus Hagopian, Heather Habeib, Virginia Haman, Catherine Hambright Eementary Schoo Hamburg Area Midde Schoo Hami, Jim & Nancy Hami, Ken Hammond, Frederick & Caro Harris Street United Methodist Harrisburg Area Community Coege Harrisburg Area Midde Schoo Harrisburg Senators Harrisburg UC FAS Harter, Deborah Hartman, Catherine Haydt, Mary Heaven at Springwood Hehny, Amie Heisey, Joy Heist, Donad and Caroyn Heist, Gerad Heer, Sheia Heman, Catherine Hep Hospitaized Veterans Hempery, Dae & Lucie Henry, Banche/Ronad Herb, Emogene Herb, Otis & Edna Herb, Sandra Herb, Virginia Herbein, Kathy Hershey High Key Cub Hershey Odds And Ends Cub Hershey Park Hershey Trust Co. Herzog, Sharyn Hess, Ronad & Doores Hetrich, Arene Heuser, Chares & Patricia Hicks, Dawn Hi, Raymond & Doores Hiton, Raymond & Pamea Hoak, Haze Hobbs, Ruth Hochberg, Gerad Hockey, Wiiam & Margaret Hoffa, Mary Ann Hoffard, Ruth Hoffer, David & Karen Hoy Guardian Ange Schoo Hoy Name of Jesus C. C. W. Hoy Trinity Ephrata Hoover, Herbert & Jane Hoover, Joanne Horan, Joseph & Judy Horner, Ji Hoshour, Karen Hoss s Resturant Operations Inc. Hostetter, Eugene & Anna House of Representatives Howe, Caro Hromco, Christopher & Tonya Hummestown Kiwanis Cub Hunt and Famiy, Jim Hunt, Jeffery & Meissa Igenfritz, Thomas & Anna Intermediate Eementary Schoo Irwin, Donad & Christine J. E. Fritz Eementary Schoo Jackson, Thomas & Karen Jakovac, Wiiam Janus Schoo Jenkins, Reynods & Kimbery Joe Sutiff Chevroet Johnson, Dorothy Johnson, Sherry Johnson, Shirey Jones, Richard Jonestown Bank Jonestown Chid Care Program Jonestown Eementary Schoo Jordan, Diana JT Veterans Counci Kapp Advertising Service Inc. Karson, Conrad Kearns, Barbara Keesecker, David & Ceciia Keifer, Joanne Keenberger, Sandy & Key Keer, Catherine Keey, Een Ketrow, Heen Keystone Mountain Way Band Keystone Parayzed Veterans of America Keystone Wounded Warriors Kiebach, Inge Kirk, Tom & Susan Kirkessner, L & J - DBA Bainbridge Inn Kirschner, Barbara Kisse Hi Eementary Schoo Kissner, Grace & Stephanie Kita, Diane Kick Lewis Deaership Kine, Bonniejean Kuck, John & Ann Kmitch, Jan Knease, Jay & Audrey Knights Of Coumbus Coumbia Counci 2294 Harrisburg Assemby 3167 Hoy Name Counci No 7179 Lykens Counci 2486 Pius IX Assemby 4th Degree Knox, Mary Koch, Juia Koch, Kay Koerner, Bi KOFC Senior Spirit Kohr, Genn & Caroe Koe, Edward Kopf, Jim Koppenhaver, Bi Kornbae, Barbara Kornbau, Deborah Kratzer, Guy & Suzanne Kreider, Jonas Krivenko, Robert & Kristina Kruse, Jamie Kuehn, Rose Marie Kurtz, Diane Lancaster USBC Association Ladies For Vets Lake View Power Boat Cub Lancaster Domestic Reations Lancaster Generations, Inc. Lancaster Savage Co. Landes, Waace & Bonnie Landis, Lonnie Landisburg Church of God Laudeman, John & Dorothy Laudeman, Lois Laudeman, Michae & Linda Lavee Church Of Nazarene Lawry, Rick & Kathy Lawson, Tom & Marry LCBC Freedom Riders Leahy, Christopher Lebanon Area Corvette Cub Lebanon County Career and Technoogy Center Lebanon County Libraries Lebanon VA Canteen Service Lebanon Vaey Bicyce Coaition Lebanon Vaey Church Of Christ Lebanon YMCA Lefever, Barbara Legion Of Honor Rajah Shrine Zembo Shrine Lehigh Vaey Legion Baseba Lehman, F. Dwight & Joanne Leibig, Phyis Lenkervie Eementary Schoo Lentz, Tracey Leoa Eementary Lesher, Sharon Lickdae Eementary Schoo Lieberman, Chares & Eizabeth Lieberman, Joseph Light, Caro Line, Harry & Eizabeth Lingestown Midde Schoo Women of the Moose Linton, Joanne Living Waters Chape Loca 175 Machinist Union Harey Davidson Grp-York Lockheed Martin Locust Grove Eementary Cass- Sheaffer Loizeaux, Mary Londonderry Schoo Londonderry Township Long Community Long, Janice Long, Richard Long, Sam & Jean Longenecker Famiy, Richard & Pauine Longstreth, Madison Lord, Kay Lore, Nancy Lowry, Liian & Garand Luck, James & Linda Lucky, Danie & Lucy Lugovich, Richard & Lisa Lyken s Methodist Church Lutheran Socia Services Services Luzerne County Community Coege, Student Activity Fund Lynn, Lisa Lysinger, Sharon Machita, Aice Machita, Maria Maciero, George & Bonnie c/o Betty Bubezykz Madden, Dougas Madden, Edward Magi, Betty F. - Estate Maey, Rosaie Mancias, Lee Mancuso, Anthony & Kathy Mangan, Meissa & Thomas Manheim Centera Midde Schoo Manheim Grace Brethren Church Manheim Township Midde Schoo, 7th & 8th grade students Manor at Oakridge Manor Care Inc., Activities Dept. Mape-Vai Book Manufacturing Group Marine Corps League 1st Capito Detachment York Aux. 294 Berks Lancaster R.M. Butterweck Detachment 9
10 10 Donors Marks, Margot Marise Aiance Church, Sunday Cass Marrea Financia Group Martin, Cynthia Mary, Hofero Mast, Sandra & Eric Mastromatteo, Jeanette Mattern, Darwin & Jean Matthew, Craig & Karen Mauick, Scott & Nancy Maurer, Irene & Michae Maurer, Wiiam & Sueen Maynard, James & Janet McAuiffe, Corneius McCandess, Wiiam McKeown, Sue McNemar, Terry & Mareen Mease, E. Michae & Lois Meckey, David & Susan Mei, J Donad & Nancy Mesom, Brian Mesom, Marianne Messiah Viage Veteran s Cub Metz, Norman & Doris Metzger, Kevin & Mary Metzinger, Car Michae, Thomas & Rita Michaski, David & Katharine Middeburg Eem. Teachers and Staff Middetown Area High Schoo Middetown Moose Lodge 410 Miffinburg United Methodist Church Migrant Education Program Miitary Officers Assn Of America Miitary Order of Cootie Camp Hi Supreme Cootiette 604 Jubiee District 4 Grand Cootiette Cub Of Pennsyvania Supreme Cootiette Cub Of The U.S. York White Rose, Aux. #045 Miitary Order of Purpe Heart Lewisburg Chapter 656 Mechanicsburg Capito Chapter 11 Mechanicsburg Chapter 11 Pamyra Tri County Chapter1983 York Branch Ladies Aux. York Chapter No. 390 Mier, Gurney & Marian Mier, Robin Mis, Russe Minogue, Timothy & Jennifer Mission of Hope Church Mohnton Memoria Day Parade Committee Moncavage, Theodore & Donna Mooney, Larry Moore, Christine Moppin, Verna Moose Internationa Moser, Ji Motyka, Joseph & Louise Moyer House Moyer, Kye Moyer, Wiiam & Sheey Mt. Eden Lutheran Church Mt. Penn Eementary Center Muer, Kathy Mumma, Wiiam Munscher, Kar Murphy, M. Joanna Murray, Roger & Kay Muston, Donad & Mariyn Myers, James & Cynthia Myers, Linda Myers, Patricia Myerstown Senior Community Center Nafziger, Patrick & Wendy Naior, Roy & Linda Napoi, Linda Naticdchia, Erik Nationa Guardianship Association Navy Cub Of The USA Lancaster County Ship 166, Mothers Cub Lebanon Ship 91 Nefos, Betty Nei Funera Home Neson, Donna New Apostoic Church New Freedom Lioness New Freedom Lioness Cub New Hoand Area Women s Cub New Hoand Home Association, New Hoand New Life Chape New Minersvie Fire Co New Minersvie Rod & Gun Cub Newcomer, Dave Newman, Judith Newport Eementary Schoo Nichos, Nancy NiKua, Katheen NLHS Facs Basic Design Cass Noranco Famiy Medica Socia Committee Northey, Water & Patricia Norton, Nancy Novakoski, Patricia & Bernard O Brien, Eieen O Connor, Heen Oey Eementary Schoo Oivia, Debi OMPH Schoo Ondrusek, Richard & Joanne Onine Anges Operation Enduring Freedom Operation God Bess America Oppmann, Heather - Abany Eementary Schoo Learning Support Teacher Order Of Eastern Star Astro Chapter 380 Birdsboro Chapter 460 Conrad Weiser Chapter 449 Cressona Chapter 367 Eizabethtown Chapter 407 Estreita Chapter 512 Faith Chapter 444 Genn Chapter Hershey Chapter 509 Lebanon County Chapter Lititz Springs Chapter 499 Orwigsburg/Ashand Chapters 424, 154 Pamyra Chapter 402 Reading Chapter 251 Shippensburg First Court Chapter 470 Orr, Wiiam & Geradine Ortenzio, Doores, Gray, & Debora Ostroski, Darene Ostroski, John Ott, Sandra Our Lady of Lourdes Counci of Cathoic Women PA Pubic Reations Society Paddetown St. Paus Church UMC Papadopos, Peter Parayzed Veterans of America Parda Federa Credit Union Patterson, Gary & Lisa Patti, Joan Paugh, Say Pavone, Linda Paxtonia Eementary Schoo PC Brass Band Pee, Robert & Caro Peish, Eizabeth Penn Iron Works Inc. Peppernick, Cynthia Perry, Caro Peters, Gerad Pfautz, Loyd Pfeuffer, Jayne Pheasant Hi Estates Phiadephia Fyers Community Reations Phihaven/York Adoecent Day Program Phihaven/York Chid Day Program Phiips, Michae & Susan Phyis, Leibig Piccioni, Ann Pitzer, Mary Peam, Gary & Connie Peasant View Retirement Community Pompei, Mary Poorman, Karen Popar Run Potts, Gary & Tina Prayer Shaw Ministry - First United Methodist Church Prekopa, Stea Pronio, Mike Providence Eementary Schoo Providence Pace of Dover Quande Car Wash Qui Corp. - Sou To Sou Committee Quiters Group Quirk, Joseph & Frances R. Fied & Stream Sportsman s Cub Rajah Tempe Legion of Honor Reading Association of Schoo Retirees Reber, Lauren & Caro Red Hat Society - Good Time Pears Chapter Red Rose Veterans Honor Guard Inc. Reddy, George & Eizabeth Reed, John & Lamae Reeder Sister Singing Reedy, Wiiam & Pauine Reeny, Mary Refton Brethren In Christ Church Reige, Curtis Reist, Eunice Reist-Preis Foundation Reminisce Renzi, Rene Resser, Nancy Resser, Nancy ALA Tri County Counci Resurrection Country Band Retired Senior Vounteer Program Rettew s Notary & Messenger Service Rhoads, Danie & Sharon Richwagen, Donad & Lauranne Rico, Macario Rittenhouse Senior Center Roberts, Karen Robesonia Community Library Rodriguez, Caros Roand, Mary Ross, Maureen Ross, Steven & Christina Rotherme Funera Home & Cremation Service Rothert, David & Bonnie Roundtown Eementary Schoo Rowe, John & Marjorie Royce, Caro Rubin, Vaentine Rush, Faye Rush, Robert & Dawn Rushanan, Robert & Goria Rutt, Bevery Ryde, A.S. & Charise Saint Joseph Schoo Saint Peters Cathoic Church Sajdak, Anne Saem United Church of Christ Savation Army Savino, Eaine Sammer, Jessica Sauers-Houch, Simone - Operation Enduring Freedom Saurs, Ed & Lynne Sayor, David Schaeffer, Beuah Schartner House Sche, Raymond & Rose Schiser Funera Home Inc. Schmidt, John & Bonnie Schmidt, Ronad
11 Donors Schoenberger, Brenda Schuyki Haven Senior Center Assoc. Schuyki Vaey 6th Grade Schwartz, Gerad & Mary Ann Sechrist, Joan & Harod Seifert, Trevette Seitz, Burne & Bonnie Sevoski, Anthony & Victoria Service to Veterans Committee Sew Happy Together Quiters Shahda, James & Mary Ann Shaner, Ann Shank, Lucie Shaup, Wibur & Grace Shearn, Joe Shenk, Aubrey Sherman, Danie & Emma Shimme, Robert & Sandra Shiner, Cindy Shippensburg Post #223 Shirk, Dorothy Sho, Michee & Evan Shreiner, Kathryn Shrewsbury Lutheran Retirement Viage, Lutheran Socia Service Sieber, Craig & Beckey Sigman, Drew & Aison Simpson, Amber Simpson, Barbara Smetz, Robert & Sarah Smetzer, Bi & Nancy Smith, Bob Smith, Steven & Maria Smith, Thomas & Suzanne Snavey, Deborah Snebaker & Brenneman P.C Snyder, Donad & Barbara Snyder, Richard & Patricia Soar Innovations, Inc. Sodiers Anges South Eastern Midde Schoo Cub Scout Pack 63, Ephrata Spide, Edward & Nancy Spisak, Richard & Edna Spitter, Richard & Jane Spring Grove Eementary St. Aben s Christian Learning Center St. Anne Schoo St. Eizabeth Ann Seton Cathoic St. Jacobs Kimmerings Church St. Jacob s UCC St. Jacob s Stone Church Sunday Schoo St. James Lutheran Church St. Joan of Arc Cathoic Church St. John s Lutheran Church St. John s United Church of Christ St. Joseph Schoo St. Luke s Episcopa Church St. Mark Lutheran Church St. Michae The Archange Parish St. Pau the Aposte Church Stackfied, Haines Post # 826 Stauffer, Mauricette Stee, John & Nancy Steeey, James & Margo Steffy, Donad & Say Stehman Memoria United Methodist Church Steinmetz, Pat Red Hats Stengee, Michae & Andrea Stoez, Fred & Ji Stokes, Vaerie Stonebraker Stonesifer, Richard & Joan Stony Brook Eementary Schoo Strasburg Area Woman s Cub Suivan, Wiiam & Tamar Suncom Sunnyside Garage Sunshine and Stars Chid Care LCC Sunshine Corners, Inc Sunshine Roth Sunshine Serenades Vioin Duo Susquahanna Viage Activity Committee Susquehanna Township Schoo District Sweitzer, W. Randa & Doris Swift Facuty Fund Swope, David Szymanski, Andrew & Dorothy Teecom Pioneers Terre, Ruth Thoman, Richard & Fairy Thomas, Beinda Thomas, Wiiam Tomb, Lois Town Centre Toyota Motor Saes USA Inc. Trinde Thrift & Discount Trinity House Apts. Trinity Lutheran Church The Churchtown United Methodist Church Troup, Sherry Trout, Robert & Linda Troutman, Bonnie Trump, Lynn & Nyene Tupehocken Jr./Sr. High Turkey Hi Dairy Tutor Time U.S. Miitary Mothers & Friends Urich, Coeen & Barry United Forces For Veterans United Methodist Church United Way of Lancaster County Uriah United Methodist Men VALCO VA Car Show Committee Van Cisco, Michae & Stephanie Vassi, Pau & Maria Verixon Pioneers Cub Veterans of Foreign Wars Department of PA District 21 Annvie Richard H. Weber Post 8023 Boiing Springs Post 8851, Mens Aux. Deta Post 7130, Ladies Aux. Disburg Post 6771 South Mountain Riders East Berin Post 8896, Honor Guard Eizabethtown Post 5667, Ladies Aux. Etters James A. 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Veterans of the Vietnam War & The Veterans Coaition Post 35 Veterans Support Organization Vieczorek, Gai Vietnam Veterans Coupes Cub Red Lion Vietnam Veterans Of America Berks County Chapter 131 Harrisburg Chapter 542 Vietnam Veterans M/C, Chapter B Vietnam Veterans Motorcyce Cub Vietnam Veterans Motorcyce Cub Of Harrisburg VVNW INC & The Veterans Coaition, Post 35 Wagner, Darene Wagner, Merose Wadron, Bryan & Jacyn Waker, Barbara Waker, Caroyn Water, Ann & Wiard Water, Gary/Ethe Water, Jenny Water, Sandra & Kenneth Watman, Peg Watson, Arine Watson, Debra Watson, Wiiam & June Wayside Presbyterian Church Wayside Presbyterian Church Sewing Circe, Landisvie Weaver, Christopher & Stephanie Weaver, Dean Weaver, Michae & Georgia Weeks, Lori Weidner, Terry & Sharon Weihbrecht, W.E. Weike, Paua Weker, Larry & Janice Wenger, Jay and Nancy West Reading Eementary Center West Shore Lodge, #2257 West Shore Senior Center West Shore YMCA Westminster Pace Weyandt, Darry Wherey, Rodney & Janee Whitecraft, Larry Whitemyer, Ji Whitse, A Widow s Son s Masonic Riding Assoc. Wicox, Joan & Margaret Widasin, Barbara Widasin, Michae & Susan Wiow Breeze Laundromat Wison, Genda Wison, Margaret Wine, Dennis Winters, Ethe Winters, Raph & Ethe Witcoskie, James Withers, Betty Witmer, Joan Witt, Wiiam & Kathryn Woitas, Kar & Keey Womens Aux Post #158 Woman s Cub Of Ephrata Womens Christian Temperance Union Womens Marine Association Worman, Robert & Margaret Wright, Andrea Wrightsvie Socia Cub WWII Federation WWII Homefront Guys & Gas Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High Schoo Wyommissing Vaey Preschoo Yerabek, Dorothy Yinging, Mrs. Yonek, Richard & Rebecca Younger, Margaret Zeer, Lenn & Janeen Zerphey, Donad & Patricia Zerphey, Forence Zetenreich Posted Church Of Christ Zimmerman Pace Zimmerman, Betty Zimmerman, Leroy Zimmerman, Pau - Guitar Orchestra Zinn Insurance Co. Zion Lutheran Church Zoer, Susan & Graham 11
12 12 Programs Where Monetary Donations Are Needed GENERAL PuRPOSE To provide recreation events and provide items/service to enhance the ives of Veterans not provided by other accounts. atar FoWer Fund To purchase weeky atar fowers for a denominations reigious services in the Chape. CHRISTMAS PROjECT To purchase canteen books, gift bags/ gifts and refreshments for the hospitaized Veterans during the Christmas hoidays. socia Work emergent need To provide emergency trave for patients and any unexpected needs. OEF/OIF/OND PROGRAM To provide support to the Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom sodiers. HOSPICE FuND To provide amenities and activities for hospitaized Veterans in the Hospice patient care area. HOMELESS PROGRAM To assist Veterans who are, or are in danger of, becoming homeess. PATIENT AMENITIES To purchase items to make the patient s stay fee ike home such as radios, tv s, decorations, microwaves, etc. SuITE SPONSORSHIP Donors are asked to donate funds to furnish an entire room or suite with donation amounts of $10,000, $4,500 or $2,000. Room sponsorship entites the donor to a quaity engraved pate which wi identify the room as to whom sponsored it. RECREATION PROGRAM To provide recreationa activities to inpatients/outpatients. VISOR PROGRAM For recreationa activities for Veterans in VISOR (visuay impaired) Program. Va VounTary service To support the Adut/Student Vounteer Program and Schoarship Fund. THERAPy/MEMORy GARDENS To support and maintain the Therapy and Memory Gardens. a donations shoud Be BroughT To THE VOLuNTARy OFFICE, BuILDING 18, 1ST FLOOR. PLEASE CALL FIRST TO SEE WHAT IS NEEDED AND ACCEPTED. materia donations Are Needed Ca for up-to-date needs. Coffee, sugar, creamer Paper pates, cups, napkins Body wash Toothpaste/toothbrushes Deodorant Shampoo Combs/brushes Denture tabs/brushes Denture adhesive Denta foss Disposabe and eectric razors Shaving cream Powder Hand otion Fip fops (mens size 8-13) Postage stamps AA batteries Paperback books (in exceent condition with front/back covers) Magazines no oder than 3 months (no gun/hunting/knives/murder/detective or men/women dressed inappropriatey) Puzze books Cothing (men s and women s in cean wearabe condition) Men s underwear, white socks and t-shirts Ladies sanitary items Ladies undergarments (a sizes) Lebanon VA Medica Center 1700 South Lincon Avenue Lebanon, Pennsyvania The Best Care Empoyees Anywhere... Anywhere... The Best Empoyees Care Anywhere Anywhere How to Appy to be a Vounteer: CALL OR VISIT: Vountary Service, Buiding 18, 1st foor (717) , ext or 1 (800) , ext 4064 VOLuNTARy WEB SITE: VOLuNTEER APPLICATION: VOLuNTEER jobs AVAILABLE: Answering phones Copying Shutte and Van Drivers Information Desk and Kiosk Assistants Administrative Tasks Assist with Patient Activities Organize and Deiver Patient Comfort Items Hep to Set Up and Tear Down Specia Events Transport and Assist Patients Deiver and Stock Suppies Weekend Hep for Chape Services Spend Time with Patients Make Appointment Reminder Phone Cas