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Virginia Beach Post 110
COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

ORATORICAL PROGRAM - Information on The American Legion's 2011-2012 High School Oratorical Scholarship Program is available by clicking on the following links:

JROTC SCHOLARSHIP - Virginia Beach Post 110’s Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) Scholarship’s purpose is to make available a one year scholarship in the sum of $1,000.00, to one outstanding and deserving high school senior from amongst the JROTC programs in the Virginia Beach City Public Schools.  This scholarship will be applied to the cost of undergraduate study at any accredited, degree granting college or university within the United States of America. This scholarship is awarded solely based on merit, as determined by the Selection Committee designated by Virginia Beach Post 110.  Additional information on eligibility, application, selection, and presentation are available by clicking on the following links:
GUIDELINESAPPLICATION

MIDDLE SCHOOL ESSAY CONTEST - Information and entry forms for the Department of Virginia's Middle School Essay Contest, "I like living in America because..." will be posted as soon as they are made available by Department Headquarters in Richmond.

VIRGINIA BEACH POST 110 IS PROUD TO SUPPORT
THE FOLLOWING HAMPTON ROADS BASED CHARITIABLE ORGANIZATIONS:

HONOR FLIGHT HISTORIC TRIANGLE VIRGINIA - Honor Flight Historic Triangle Virginia (HFHTVA) is a Williamsburg-based non-profit organization established in October 2008 with one goal: To take every World War II and terminally ill veteran in the Hampton Roads and Richmond areas that is able and has not visited the World War II Memorial built in their honor on a charter bus day trip to Washington, DC. In addition to the WWII Memorial, other scheduled stops include Arlington National Cemetery and the Marine Corps War (Iwo Jima) Memorial, Korean War, and/or Vietnam War Memorials.  Go to http://www.honorflighthtva.org/index.cfm to find out more!

AIR COMPASSION FOR VETERANS® - Air Compassion for Veterans serves to ensure that no financially-stressed wounded warrior, veteran, or adversely-affected family member is denied access to: Distant, specialized medical evaluation; diagnosis;treatment; counseling; rehabilitation; healing and restorative programs; programs assisting with reintegration into a productive life.   ACV also provides medical air transportation for older veterans–those serving prior to the OIF/OEF conflict. The majority of ACV missions are through commercial airline tickets. We also provide air ambulance service for qualified non-ambulatory patients.  Go to http://aircompassionforveterans.org/ to find out more!

RAMPS ACROSS AMERICA -
Ramps Across America is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to provide individuals with mobility restrictions a safe ramp for their home. Ramps Across America’s goal is to enable individuals to become as independent as their mobility allows. Ramps Across America’s volunteers provide labor in constructing code-compliant ramps.  Go to http://rampsacrossamerica.org/index.html to find out more!

VETSHOUSE, INC. -
Vetshouse, Inc. is a unique nonprofit organization serving homeless veterans in Hampton Roads. It is not a shelter, but a 12 month program providing contemporary living quarters in a group environment, assistance in job hunting, transportation, personal skills and development guidance. 
A non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, Vetshouse provides housing, food, clothing, counseling and other assistance to homeless veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces in order to facilitate their return to gainful, independent, responsible and productive lifestyles. Go to http://www.vetshouseinc.org/ to find out more!