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VFW Post 2280 Honored by Eastern Nebraska Veterans Home

Certificate of Appreciation

Post 2280 Honored by ENVH

VFW Post  2280  was  honored  and  presented a Certificate of Appreciation from  the Easter Nebraska  Veterans Home.  Post  2280 sponsors/hosts  a cookout  each  month  for  residents  at  the  veterans  Home.  members  of  the  post  and  some  volunteers  from  Offutt AFB  help  prepare and  serve  the  meal as  well  as  sit  and  talk  with the  residents.  The  Post  also  has  a few  members  that  volunteer  at  the  Home  on a regular  basis.

VFW 2280 Member represents Veterans at business Opening

VFW 2280 Member represents Veterans at  business Opening

On Friday, August 2nd, 2013,  Bellevue  welcomed a new  business, Take Aim, to  the area.  As part of the opening day  events,  a veteran  from  each  conflict since WW II  forward  was selected  to  be part of  the first round of shooters at the range.  VFW Post Commander , Joe Smith was  selected as part of  that group.

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Veterans At Take Aim Ribbon Cutting

The opening activities also included a “poker Shoot” to see who could get the best poster hand. Joe represented the VFW well with a winning hand of 4 of a kind with his well placed shots. Congratulations Joe.

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VFW Wins Poker Shoot