Heroes Patriotic Luncheon
Friday, November 8, 2019
10:30 a.m. - Registration and Raffle
11:45 - Lunch and Program
Honorary Luncheon Chairman
President & CEO, First Credit Union
Peter MacDonald, Sr., USMC
Navajo Code Talker
BG Tom Browning Community Heroes Award Recipient
The VMLC's Annual Luncheon provides us the opportunity to honor and celebrate our Veterans and Military Service members who have, and continue to, “Stand in the Gap” to defend our Liberty and Freedom.
The luncheon acts as the primary fundraising event for the year and has been blessed to have such keynote speakers as:
Rear Admiral Connie Mariano, MD, former White House Physician under Presidents George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton and author of "White House Doctor"
Lieutenant General Thomas McInerney & Major General Paul Vallely
Jerry Molen, Film Producer & Marine Veteran
Captain Dawn Halfaker, Board of Directors, Natl. Wounded Warrior Project
Lieutentant Commander Heidi Squier Kraft, Author & Navy Veteran
Tech Sgt., Matthew Slaydon, US Air Force, (Ret)
Dr. Alexander White, Holocaust survivor and author
Col. Thomas Kirk, USAF (Ret), Fighter Pilot Korean/Vietnam War, POW
Command Chief Master Sergeant Scott Dearduff, USAF (Ret)
The annual luncheon revolves around Veterans Day every year and is a time for all in the community to honor our Veterans and give back to those who gave all!
Thank you to our 2018 luncheon sponsors!
2018 VMLC Heroes Patriotic Luncheon Honoree Video