11: Presentation of Sword to ENS Reheuser at University of Pennsylvania NROTC (Monica Hallman, Bruce Hulick and Bill Youngblood); and
26: Meeting with local U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Leadership (Brian Roche and Jay Meisner) at Manayunk Brewing Company to discuss collaboration between Council and Sea Cadets (Wayne Miller and Bill Youngblood).
12: Attended U.S. Coast Guard Birthday Celebration and the Union League of Philadelphia (Monica Hallman, Bill Youngblood, Jack Lieberman); and
16: Sponsored a Hole at NDIA-DVC Golf Outing (Steve Malloy).
9: Presented Sailor of the Quarter Certificate of Achievement to MK1 Alberto Campos, USCG, at USCG Sector Bay, Philadelphia (Mike Kearney);
11: Attended Navy-Air Force Football Game and presented USS Somerset (LPD 25) ballcaps to: ADM Gilday (CNO), RADM Thomas Lynch and Roger Staubach and met with MCPON Russell Smith (Tom Metzger);
11: Attended Flight 93 National Memorial 20th Anniversary Remembrance of 9-11 with USS Somerset and made $1000 Donation to USS Somerset and $1000 Donation to Somerset County Military Families Support Group (John Pilat);
11: Attended Union League of Philadelphia Veterans Table Event with Guest Speaker COL (Ret.) Steve Taylor, 20th Anniversary Remembrance of 9-11 (Monica Hallman and Mike Delorey);
22: Attended Women’s Business Conference with Rear Admiral Patricia Wolfe (Ret.) including coordination with local U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Mason Division Color Guard to present Colors (Jeff Shannon and Bill Youngblood); and
24: Participated in SFC Robert H. Yancey, Sr., South Jersey Stand Down for Homeless and At-Risk Veterans including a $1000 Donation to the Stand Down of South Jersey, Inc. (Chris Baker, Steve Malloy, John Pilat, Bill Youngblood).
2: Invited Guest on the Welcome Home Veterans Radio Show WIBG 1020 AM WIBG 101.3 FM (Bill Youngblood);
5: Breakfast Meeting of Council’s Workforce Development Committee and Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network (Alex Archawski) to discuss regional workforce programs for Veterans (Jeff Shannon and Paul Gaffney);
9: Attended Army-Navy Soccer Game at Subaru Stadium, Chester, PA upon invitation from Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network (Alex Archawski) (Bill Youngblood);
12: Provided Crew of USCGC Emlen Tunnell (WPC 1145) with Lunch (Tony Luke’s) and Trolley Tour of Philadelphia (Mike Kearney and Bill Youngblood);
13: Attended reception for Crew of USCGC Emlen Tunnell (WPC 1145) at Union League of Philadelphia (Scott Anderson and Bill Youngblood); and
14: Tele-conference of Council’s Workforce Development Committee Chairperson and VA-Workforce Rehabilitation Program Manager to offer Council’s support to VA programs (Jeff Shannon).
7: Marched in 7th Annual Philadelphia Veterans Day Parade with U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Mason Division and participated in Festival including providing giveaways (Monica Hallman, Lynne Edwards, John Pilat, Bill Youngblood); and
8: Attended Foreign Policy Research Institute (FPRI) Event at Philadelphia Seaport Museum celebrating the launch of Former Secretary of the Navy John Lehman’s book Where Are the Carriers (Bill Youngblood).
13: Hosted an Army-Navy Football Game Party for the Council’s general membership (Bill Youngblood, Monica Hallman, Lynne Edwards, Steve Malloy, John Pilat, Chris Baker).