follow url CONGRATULATIONS to the Iowa Chapter for their award from the Iowa adjutant general for non-profit community support of the Iowa National Guard and Air Guard!
The Iowa Chapter has a busy year planned. Here are some of the activities, events, and meetings we have planned. Please contact Cynthia Valenta at firstname.lastname@example.org or go to our closed facebook group, ia.cedarrapids militarymamanework to join or get more information!
June 23rd- Hosting a Family/Spouses Day out for deployed National Guard families in Williamsburg
June 23rd- Attend send off event for deploying National Guard
July 16th?- Attend send off event for deploying National Guard MPs
Aug. 25th- Meeting in Dubuque for meeting and tour the USS LST 325th
Sept. ?- Possible Welcome home events for returning deployed guard
Oct. 20th- Tour of Art Guild, meeting, and labeling candy with fallen names for trunk or treat events
Nov. 3rd- Meeting, packing Christmas boxes for members loved ones, and volunteering at Quilts of Valor
Dec. 5th- Wreaths Across America and lunch meeting
follow url We will be also hosting another Adopt a Guardsman for the 140 deploying MPs’ leaving in July 2018
The Cedar Rapids Iowa Chapter is currently working on “Adopt A Guardsman”. There are over 500 Iowa National Guardsmen and women being deployed to serve our country. We have committed to providing them “Mama love” while they are gone. If you are interested in helping, please contact the chapter lead listed on the picture.