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    • 12 Feb 2022
    • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
    • Zoom

    Do you have questions regarding the letter received from  DFAS regarding your SBP and changes that are taking place this year?

    You are invited to a Zoom event hosted by Heather Thompson, Financial Planner and Education/ Benefit Specialist at American Tax and Financial Planners.  They offer free financial services to Gold Star families.

    Topic: SBP/DIC Offset Information/Calculations

    Time: Saturday February 12, 2022

    1:30 PM Eastern Time/12:30 Central/11:30 Mountain/10:30 Pacific

    Zoom Meeting Link:

    https://us04web.zoom.us/j/74905269910?pwd=J7KQ4HQ8qzjG-Uo_mIuMbBg8VhVejO.1

    Meeting ID: 749 0526 9910   Use the passcode: HnwVY9


    • 8 Apr 2022
    • (PDT)
    • 9 Apr 2022
    • (PDT)
    • Palace Station Casino, Las Vegas, NV
    Register

    Gold Star Wives of America Southwest Region

    74th Annual Southwest Region Conference

    April 8th & 9th, 2022

    Palace Station Casino

    2411 West Sahara Ave

    Las Vegas, NV 89102

    Hotel Reservation: 800-634-3101; Group Code: PCIGSWA

    Room rate is $164.28 per night, $328.76. Rates available April 8th and 9th.

    Cutoff date is March 2, 2022, for hotel reservations

    If you prefer to download and print registration files, 2 formats are provided below:

    PDF Registration Form.pdf

    Word Document Registration Form.docx

    The Las Vegas Valley Chapter is inviting YOU! to the SW Region Conference.

    Let’s meet up in Las Vegas! Visit with old friends and make new ones!

    Join us April 8th and 9th at the Palace Station Casino
    2411 West Sahara Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89102

    The Palace Station is conveniently located just off the strip.

    There is a free shuttle from Las Vegas McCarran/Harry Reid Airport. It runs at 6:30 am, 7:30 am, 8:30 am, 9:30 am, 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, 3:30 pm, 5:30 pm 7:30 pm, 9:30 pm, and 12:00 am.

    The airport pick-up location is at Terminal 1 on Level 0 between stalls 21 -23. There are also free shuttle runs to and from Fashion Show Mall and T-Mobile Arena. Taxi’s and uber/lift from the airport to Palace Station run from $15.00 to $30.00.

    This will be a hybrid meeting. Those members who cannot attend in person are welcome to join us by zoom. The cost of registration is $25.00. This includes those attending by zoom. The packet will only be sent to those members in good standing (paid up membership). The Zoom login and information will be sent out via email before the meeting.

    The cost of the motel rooms is $164.28 per night, $328.76 for both nights. The number to make reservations is 800-634-3101; the Group Code is PCIGSWA. Please remember to tell them you are a member of the Gold Star Wives and to give them the code. There are a limited number of rooms at this rate so register early!! Cutoff date is March 2, 2022, for hotel reservations There will be a catered, sit-down, dinner on Saturday night. The cost is $65.00 The choices are: Sauteed Chicken Piccata, Sirloin Au Poivre with Port Wine Demi, and Risotto with Roasted Vegetables.

    We are creating T-shirts and coffee mugs to sell. More information on design will be coming out soon. T-shirts will be $15.00; coffee mugs will be $10.00. There will also be a raffle.

    There will be a no-host dinner on Friday evening. Details will be provided shortly.

    Come join us!!


    • 13 Jul 2022
    • 17 Jul 2022
    • Boston, MA

    Save The Date!

    Gold Star Wives National Convention
    July 13-17, 2022
    Boston Park Plaza
    50 Park Plaza at Arlington Street
    Boston, MA 02116

    Details and registration coming soon.

    Hotel: https://www.bostonparkplaza.com/

Past events

20 Nov 2021 FEDVIP and CHAMPVA
17 Nov 2021 FEDVIP and CHAMPVA
17 Nov 2021 Military and Veteran Scams: Protecting Those Who Protect Us
30 Oct 2021 Roseville Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Dedication Ceremony
20 Oct 2021 Global War on Terror
6 Oct 2021 GSW VA Loans
6 Oct 2021 Gold Star Family Memorial Dedication
26 Sep 2021 Gold Star Mothers and Family Day
25 Sep 2021 VA Survivors Benefits
22 Sep 2021 Keeping Kids Safe Online
25 Aug 2021 Wreaths Across America presentation
6 Aug 2021 Tribute Wall Mineola Texas
21 Jul 2021 Internet of things: Staying Secure When We're All Connected
13 Jul 2021 2021 National Convention
19 Jun 2021 Agent Orange: Birth Defects and Operation Ranch Hands Blood and Tissue Samples
26 May 2021 Sorting Through Misinformation on Social Media
15 May 2021 Agent Orange Zoom Event May 15
25 Apr 2021 2021 Middle Atlantic Region Zoom Conference
24 Apr 2021 2021 South West Region Zoom Conference
24 Apr 2021 2021 New England Region Zoom Conference
17 Apr 2021 2021 North Central Region Zoom Conference
17 Apr 2021 2021 Midwest Region Zoom Conference
10 Apr 2021 2021 North West Region Conference
9 Apr 2021 2021 South East Region Conference
5 Apr 2021 Gold Star Wives/Gold Star Spouses Day
3 Apr 2021 2021 South Central Region Conference
29 Mar 2021 Please fly your flag in honor of National Vietnam War Veterans Day.
18 Mar 2021 Veterans Affairs Committees Joint Session
20 Feb 2021 Continuing Effect from Agent Orange
6 Feb 2021 "Toxic Exposure in the Military" Panel Discussion
16 Jan 2021 "MOH Hershel Woody Williams's Story"
11 Nov 2020 GSFMM Dedication
9 Nov 2020 GSFMM Dedication
7 Nov 2020 GSW invites you to hear the secrets and history of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
6 Nov 2020 The U.S. Army Band Veteran's Day Virtual Performance
1 Nov 2020 GSF Day at the Races
27 Oct 2020 Learn and Refresh Together - A GSW Member Orientation
24 Oct 2020 GSFMM Dedication
17 Oct 2020 GSFMM Dedication
14 Oct 2020 GSFMM Dedication
12 Oct 2020 GSFMM Dedication
10 Oct 2020 GSFMM Dedication
7 Oct 2020 GSFMM Dedication
3 Oct 2020 Survivor Benefits Forum with Ann Duff
3 Oct 2020 TCIGTI Annual Motorcycle Ride
2 Oct 2020 GSFMM Dedication
27 Sep 2020 GSFMM Dedication
27 Sep 2020 Gold Star Mother's and Family's Day
25 Sep 2020 GSFMM Dedication
20 Sep 2020 GSFMM Dedication
19 Sep 2020 Legislation Workshop – Turn Your Angst into Action!
17 Sep 2020 Groundbreaking
16 Sep 2020 ASAC GSF Day at the Horse Show
11 Sep 2020 GSFMM Dedication
11 Sep 2020 Global War on Terror Memorial
6 Sep 2020 Virtual Military Suicide Prevention Event
25 Aug 2020 GSFMM Dedication
21 Aug 2020 GSFMM Dedication
11 Aug 2020 GSFMM Dedication
10 Aug 2020 Agent Orange Awareness Day
7 Aug 2020 GSFMM Dedication
1 Aug 2020 GSFMM Dedication
18 Jul 2020 Gold Star Wives of America Meeting
19 Jun 2020 South East Region Conference
25 May 2020 Memorial Day Events
25 Apr 2020 Midwest Region Conference
23 Apr 2020 2020 South West Region Conference
5 Apr 2020 Gold Star Wives/Gold Star Spouses Day
3 Apr 2020 2020 North West Region Conference
29 Mar 2020 National Vietnam War Veterans Day
28 Mar 2020 South Central Region Conference
5 Feb 2020 Congressional Reception Celebrating the Elimination of the SBP-DIC Offset
21 Jan 2020 VA/ DoD Survivors Forum
10 Dec 2019 Press Conference on the FY20 NDAA and the “Widow’s Tax”
7 Dec 2019 Pearl Harbor Observance Day
23 Nov 2019 Find an International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
11 Nov 2019 National Veterans Day
31 Oct 2019 The Wall That Heals
9 Oct 2019 VA/ DoD Survivors Forum
28 Sep 2019 Gold Star Mothers and Family Day
14 Sep 2019 Blue Star/Gold Star Tea
9 Aug 2019 Military Appreciation Night
25 Jul 2019 "Managing VBA Performance and Results:" Q3 Webcast hosted by Paul R. Lawrence, Ph.D, Under Secretary for Benefits
23 Jul 2019 VA/DoD Survivors Forum
10 Jul 2019 2019 National Convention
10 Jun 2019 Gold Star Families Memorial Monument Dedications
27 May 2019 Memorial Day
26 May 2019 PBS National Memorial Day Concert 30th Anniversary
24 May 2019 TAPS 25th Anniversary
9 May 2019 GSW Founder Turns 98!
3 May 2019 South West Region Conference
27 Apr 2019 Midwest Region Conference
27 Apr 2019 South Central Region Conference
27 Apr 2019 New England Region Conference
13 Apr 2019 Middle Atlantic Region Conference
9 Apr 2019 Survivors Forum
5 Apr 2019 South East Region Conference
5 Apr 2019 Gold Star Wives Day
12 Mar 2019 Joint Hearing Senate & House Veteran's Affairs Committee
15 Dec 2018 Wreaths Across America Day
13 Nov 2018 Salute to the Armed Forces
11 Nov 2018 Veteran’s Day Events in Washington, D.C.
3 Aug 2018 Gold Star Family Day at the Ball Park
17 Jul 2018 2018 National Convention
24 May 2018 2018 U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Memorial Day Ceremony - INVITE
24 May 2018 Memorial Day Events
28 Apr 2018 South Central Region Conference
28 Apr 2018 2018 North Central Region Conference
28 Apr 2018 2018 Midwest Region Conference
27 Apr 2018 South East Region Conference
13 Apr 2018 South West Region Conference
6 Apr 2018 2018 North West Region Conference
5 Apr 2018 Gold Star Wives Day
29 Mar 2018 National Vietnam War Veterans Day
14 Mar 2018 Joint Hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs Committees
16 Dec 2017 Wreaths across America
10 Dec 2017 Wreaths Across America
9 Dec 2017 Snowball Express XII
10 Nov 2017 Birmingham Veterans Day Activities
11 Jul 2017 GSW National Convention

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For additional information, or to become a Gold Star Wives Corporate Sponsor, please visit our sponsorship page.

Additional Sponsors:
Prince of Peace Catholic Church Knights of Columbus - Hoover, AL

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