Rhode Island

Activities

A group of Sampson vets met at Denny's Restaurant, in Warwick, RI on Friday August 28, 2009 for the purpose of forming a Rhode Island squadron. At a second meeting held on Tuesday October 20, 2009 it was agreed that future monthly meetings be held at this location.
The vets in attendance enjoyed the get together, exchanging stories about their experiences while at Sampson and other Air Force assignments.

Our meetings are held at Twins Oaks Restaurant 100 Sabra Street Cranston, RI in “Billy’s Room”on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 1PM. Web Site:
www.risampsonvets.org
 
We invite all vets to come and join us.

For information about the Rhode Island Squadron Contact:

Squadron Commander, Leo H. Fox, 72 East Park Lane, Kingston, RI 02881 - Phone 401-368-1346 or Email: leohfoxcpa@cox.net
Vice Commander, Bob Dalton - Phone: 401-739-1493, Email: rkdmad@aol.com
rkdmad@aol.com

Sampson Vets Lunch/Meeting at Pinelli’s in Warwick

 Lunch/Meeting Tuesday September 27, 2016                                                                                                                    

Our next meeting will be held at Twin Oaks Restaurant, 100 Sabra Street Cranston, RI on Tuesday September 27th in “Billy’s Room” at 1:00 PM.
Directions
 
The July meeting was held on the 26th at Twin Oaks with 14 members including 2 new members present.

Present Commander Fox, Vice Comm. Dalton, Secretary Vernon, Treasurer Hogberg, Broad of Director (BOD) Martins
 
Pledge of Alliance to the Flag and a moment of silence for our departed members and most recently Tony Fonseca;
 
Commander Fox Welcomed 2 new members; Paul Brisson  Flight Nurse and Gerald Arruda Medical Admin
 
Minutes were accepted also the Treasurer's report
 
Commander Fox gave a report of our funds for the Memorial. Talked about the site prep at the RI Veterans cemetery (Kevin) with concert and stone. Will send out plans by Email to members.
Air show flyers were  $784.00
The  RI senate pledge monies to the Memorial. Also a letter was sent to the speaker of the house with regards to a donation to the Memorial. Received donations from Bank RI & Wave.
Received $ 325.00 from contributions in memory of Tony Fonseca 
 
Vice Commander Dalton made a motion and 2nd to send $100.00 to Hospice in memory on Tony
 
Sec. Vernon mentioned that Benny's are collecting worn /unusable U S Flags.Also a Fire Truck show is at New England tech in East Greenwich on Sun Sep 25, 16.  It's   FREE .
 
 
NEXT MEETING ON TUES 23 AUG 16, AT 1300 HRS, AT TWIN OAKS. 100 SABRA ST, CRANSTON ,RI

Respectfully submitted, Raymond Vernon, Secretary