There are 5 Chapters within the Middle Atlantic Region
New York: New York Chapter (New York City area)
Pennsylvania: Philadelphia Chapter
New Jersey: There is no active chapter in New Jersey. New Jersey residents are considered Middle Atlantic Region Members At Large.
Delaware: There is no active chapter in Delaware. Delaware residents are considered Middle Atlantic Region Members At Large.
District of Columbia: Capitol View Chapter
Virginia: Arlington Chapter* Potomac Chapter*
Maryland Capitol View Chapter
About the Region:
Marie Speer Founder of Gold Star Wives at a past Region Conference in Cape May, NJ
The Middle Atlantic Region reaches from Northern New York to Southern
Virginia and from the Atlantic Ocean to the Appalachian Mountains.
The Annual Region Conference is held once a year in March or April. This year we had a Conference Call on April 19, 2020.
The Middle Atlantic Region also holds Quarterly Conference Calls. The next one will be held on September 27, 2020 at 2:00pm. See the September National Newsletter "Region Updates" for phone no. and details.
2020-2021 Regional Officers:
President: Ellen McCourt Vice President: Christine Chojnicki Treasurer: Pat Jacobs Secretary: Aseneth Blackwell Historian: Dot Shelmet Chaplain: Margaret Selby Parliamentarian: Vacant
Washington DC Office
200 N.Glebe Road Rm 435
Arlington, VA 22203-3755
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