Mid-Atlantic Regional Group

Blinded Veterans Association



Mid-Atlantic Regional Group Blinded Veterans Association Official Meeting Notice

February 20, 2016


Mid-Atlantic Regional Group Blinded Veterans Association

Official Meeting Notice

The Mid-Atlantic Regional Group of the B.V.A will hold its Spring meeting on Saturday   May 21 2016 at the Four Points by Sheraton hotel located at 4700 South Laburnum Ave. Richmond, Virginia 23231. The meeting will take place in Renoir A&B.  Registration will begin at 8:30 am; the meeting will start at 9:00 am. There is a $15.00 per person registration fee which includes lunch.  All Checks should be made payable to: Mid-Atlantic Regional Group B.V.A. Please complete the enclosed registration form and return it along with payment no later than April 16, 2016, so that proper food planning can be made. 

On Friday,, May 20, 2016, the Richmond chapter   will host a social gathering on the Spirit of Norfolk from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm.  The cost is $15 per person, Seating is limited, members may bring one guest at a cost of $15.The cost of the cruise includes dinner and entertainment. The attire is casual dress. Transportation to Norfolk will be provided. The departure location will be the Community Living Center patio at McGuire VAMC Richmond, Virginia. Individuals going on the cruise must arrive at the departure location by 4:00 pm.  Transportation will also be provided for those staying at the hotel. Hotel guests will be notified by phone and email of the pickup time. Payment along with the registration form must be received by April 1, 2016.  Checks should be made payable to the Mid-Atlantic Regional Group BVA

The Four Points by Sheraton hotel has agreed to set aside 15 rooms at a rate of $119.00 per night.  This room rate includes breakfast.  The room reservations contact number is 1-888 -627 - 8644.  All rooms must be reserved no later than April 15, 2016.  Reservations made after this date will be based on space and availability. We are asking members to confirm their reservations as soon as possible. When making your reservation, let the representative know you are with the Mid –Atlantic Regional Group B.V.A.

We will hold the election of   officer’s for the Regional Board.  These officers will serve a two year term.  We will also elect delegates to attend the 2016 BVA national convention.  I look forward to meeting you at the Spring meeting. Please contact me if you have any questions. Phone: 804 252-7939 Email: Oliviadj25@gmail.com


Doris Jones


Mid-Atlantic Regional Group B.V.A.