July 3rd Golf Cart Parade

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Independence Day Golf Cart Parade on July 3rd To celebrate our nation’s independence, A.V.M.S. is kicking off the day’s events with a festive July 3, 2019 golf cart parade. We would like to personally invite you to participate in what we believe an exciting and memorable celebration throughout our community. Make sure you get your Golf Cart decked out, because … Read More

May 14, 2019 Meeting Minutes

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May 14, 2019 Meeting Minutes Attendance: 47 members present indicating a quorum. Call to Order: Treasurer Steve Milbrod called the meeting to order at 6:30pm. Member-at-Large Ernie Wawrowics led the Pledge of Allegiance. Ken Anderson provided the invocation. Treasurer Steve Milbrod welcomed everyone and introduced speaker Shannon Feinroth from Life Law Firm of Sarasota. Guest Speaker: Shannon Feinroth – Life … Read More

April 9, 2019 Meeting Minutes

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April 9, 2019 Meeting Minutes Attendance: 49 members present indicating a quorum. Call to Order: The meeting was called to order by Commander Martinez at 6:30pm. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Member-at-Large Ernie Wawrowics. An invocation was given by Ken Anderson. Commander Martinez welcomed everyone and new members were introduced. Special recognition was given to Mr. Frank Perz … Read More

Dance Party 2019 Fundraiser Benefits M.O.T.S.

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Join The Fun Saturday, May 18 Don’t miss the PARTY OF THE YEAR on Saturday, May 18th at 7:30pm in the Oasis Ballroom. Del Webb’s own Veteran’s Association (AVMS) hosts DANCE PARTY 2019. This fundraiser features: Music through the Decades Dancing Prizes Raffles Chinese Auction Fundraiser Event Benefits Manasota Operation Troop Support All proceeds to benefit the Manasota Operation Troop … Read More

Southeastern Guide Dogs Featured at April Monthly Meeting

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Karen Conkel and Sean Brown from Southeastern Guide Dogs

Guide Dogs Levi and Pella Fetch a Crowd Southeastern Guide Dogs’ ambassadors Karen Conkel and Sean Brown were the featured guest speakers at our April 2019 monthly meeting. Conkel, with her Ambassador dog Levi, discussed how SGD transforms the lives of their clients, while Brown shared how his service dog Pella positively affected his post-war life. Conkel is especially drawn … Read More

March 12, 2019 Meeting Minutes

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March 12, 2019 Meeting Minutes Attendance: 32 members present indicating a quorum. Call to Order: The meeting was called to order by Commander Martinez at 6:30pm. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Member-at-Large Ernie Wawrowics. Commander Herman Martinez gave the invocation. He welcomed everyone. Two new members were introduced. Introduction of Guest Speaker: Commander Martinez introduced Debbie Kehoe and … Read More

Del Webb Volunteers Support M.O.T.S. Scholarship Fundraiser

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Del Webb veterans group volunteers to help M.O.T.S. at 2019 Sarasota County Fair

21 Volunteers Assist Manasota Operation Troop Support Scholarship Fundraiser Twenty one volunteers from the Del Webb Lakewood Ranch AVMS group supported Manasota Operation Troop Support’s scholarship fundraiser on March 23 at this year’s Sarasota County Fair. “This is our group’s first year volunteering to assist M.O.T.S.,” said Vice-Commander Jerry Hufford, “but it certainly won’t be our last.” AVMS Commander Herman … Read More

Veterans Group To Host Karen Conkel from GuideDogs.org on April 9

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Monthly Meeting To Host Karen Conkel from GuideDogs.org In April our Lakewood Ranch veterans group monthly meeting will host Karen Conkel, an Ambassador handler from GuideDogs.org. People with vision loss are young and old, students and professionals, parents and grandparents, husbands and wives, sons and daughters. Some have been blind all their lives; others lose vision unexpectedly, suddenly, and the … Read More

Next DWLWR Veterans and Military Supporters Meeting: May 14th at 6:30pm in the Oasis Club House

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Veterans Group Monthly Meeting Hosts Shannon Feinroth In May our Lakewood Ranch veterans group monthly meeting will host Shannon Feinroth an Elder Law Paralegal for the local Life Law Firm in Sarasota. This meeting is so important to our community we can’t limit it to just our membership. Attendance will be open to the entire Del Webb Lakewood Ranch community. … Read More

Member of the Quarter: Debbie Pye

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Debbie Pye

Member of the Quarter: Debbie Pye A.V.M.S is proud to recognize Debbie Pye as our next Member of the Quarter. As you will see Debbie has a history of always helping others. Period. She is the Founder of Putnam Shoes For Children based in Hurricane, West Virginia. As group leader for the Del Webb Ladies Luncheon, she has met so … Read More