Online Project ReportingThe Sons of AMVETS have implemented a an online project report system that is tailored to our needs. We would like to thanks the AMVETS organization for allowing us to use their system these last few years. It gave us our start into online reporting. Before you can enter project reports, you need to create an account on the Sons of AMVETS web site.

SOA training videosThe National Sons of AMVETS are proud to announce a testimonial dinner in honor of the National Sons of AMVETS Commander Dan Briggs. It will be held at the Crowne Plaza Columbus North in Columbus, OH on April 18, 2015. The deadline for tickets is March 27, 2015.

SOA training videos

Now that we have several modules built into this website and have a few hundred users, our goal is to make the website easier to use for everyone.  To that end, we have produced several video training files to help you get the most out of this site.  These include: "How to Change Password [or any personal information]" "How to File IRS Form 990-N"  "How to Enter a Project Report," to name a few.  There are a total of eight (8) videos under the "Training Videos."  Remember, you must be logged into the website to view these videos.

990N Password theftPlease change your 990 EZ passwords and notify all subordinates, Ladies Auxiliary, Sons, Riders and Sacks to change their passwords as well. Your password could be one of 740,000 stolen in a hack of the Urban Institute. The notification from the Urban Institute is below and there is further information on the links at the bottom.

US Capital!It time to go to “the Hill” again! This articles contains the 2015 Legislative Priorities Cards and a condensed form of these topics The people going on the Hill to review and prepare.

North Point Housing for VeteransThe sad truth about many Veterans is that when they return home from active duty, some of them have problems adjusting back to civilian life, sometimes turning to either alcohol or drugs. Then it only becomes a matter of time before they become homeless and take to living on the streets of our cities.

Crypto Wall Virus.One of my customer's was infected with the CryptoWall virus. Basically, it scrambles your data files (documents, pictures, music, photos, etc.) so that they are unreadable. The only way to get your data back is to pay a $500 ransom or you erase your computer and reload all of you data. If you do not have a backup, then you either pay the $500 or you loose your data.

James (Jim) Aubrey Houck, Jr..Jim talks about his trip to the 30th Sons of AMVETS National Convention, which occurred in August of 2014. He talks about his travels to and from his first National Convention and the things he did an experience while in Memphis, Tennessee. The high light of his trip was the tour of St. Jude's Hospital.

Honor and Remember flagIt is important to share that Honor and Remember, with your help, significantly advanced its mission to perpetually recognize the sacrifice of our military fallen heroes and their families. Our message is simple and unchanging and can be summarized with four cornerstones: Establish, Educate, Present and Comfort. In this brief report you will read how each of these goals is being achieved.

Sons of AMVETS PNC John Barnhill dontes to Camp Hope Past National Commander John Barnhill's project was to raise money for their continuous construction effort. Commander Finnegan arranged it so that the Sons could be presented at the dedication of a cabin dedicated in memory of Shawn Clemens, son of Bill Clemens PDC from New York. Bill, his wife Candy, and grandson Gavin were in attendance.

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