Announcements

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From the COMMANDER 2022

From the COMMANDER 2022

Hello to all as we enter the spring of 2022. We are excited to announce that we are meeting back in person for all meetings now with the significant decreases in Covid 19 and the Omicron variation of the virus. Our next several meetings are important to us as it is...

From the COMMANDER – Winter 2021

From the COMMANDER – Winter 2021

Hello to all for this winter season. We have come out of our two-month dark time due to heat and are conducting meetings in person following local and state restrictions for such gatherings. The Elected Board held a meeting in August to discuss where we are and how we...

Fly Your Flag

Fly Your Flag

October 3 — Fallen Firefighters Memorial Day October 11 — Columbus Day October 11 — National Indigenous Peoples Day October 13 — Navy Birthday November 2 — Election Day November 10 — Marine Corps Birthday November 11 — Veterans Day November 25 — Thanksgiving Day...

From the COMMANDER Spring 2021

From the COMMANDER Spring 2021

Good Spring to all. I sincerely hope and pray that everyone in the chapter and area are safe and maintaining okay. Amid the unprecedented crisis of Covid 19, we are under extremely difficult and challenging times for all our citizens. As we head into the summer it...

Meet Shirrell McCarey

Meet Shirrell McCarey

With the passing of our beloved Treasurer Craige W. Osborne, Shirrell McCarey has accepted the position on the elected board this last fall. Previously, she has held the position of SEC, Chapter Commander, Adjutant, and many other chapter and state level DAV...

DAV Events Cancelled for the Year

DAV Events Cancelled for the Year

Covid 19 impacting all activities. Until the Covid 19 crisis is over, we have decided to echo those local positions of the City of Palm Springs - that is to remain closed for events. At this point Chapter 66 will NOT be conducting the annual Forget Me Not Fund Drive...

From the COMMANDER

From the COMMANDER

It is with immense honor that I have served as your Commander for the past two years. We have had many achievements over the last several years - the “Forget-Me-Not” fund drives, the VillageFest and participation in the Veteran’s Day Parade - to name a few.We have...

DAV State Mid-Term Conference

DAV State Mid-Term Conference

Two New Service Officers Certified! In the last month several members attended the State Mid-Term Conference in Anaheim, CA and participated in an exciting event. Two of our members - Mr. Noel Arvizu and Mr. Luis Solero (Gunny), attended the DAV Chapter Service...

Helping Homeless Veterans

Helping Homeless Veterans

Silas Peterson Is There To Help! In the last year we have established a program to financially assist Veterans to get off the streets and into housing and to assist with emergencies. Our Adjutant, Mr. Silas Peterson, is the point man for the grant process and does an...

2020 DAV State Convention

2020 DAV State Convention

Local Chapter 66 Is Hosting The Event! May 21-24, 2020 This year our local Palm Springs DAV Chapter 66 will host the Annual California State Disabled American Veterans Convention from May 21 through May 24. The Convention will be located at the MiraMonte Indian Resort...