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Welcome to the online version of the Winter 2015 BVA Bulletin. An archive of previous issues is also available. For information or entries in issues prior to 2006, contact Stuart Nelson at BVA National Headquarters, 800-669-7079, Ext. 3316.

old B&W Photo
Old black and white photo

The relocation of BVA National Headquarters from the Nation’s Capital to Alexandria, Virginia, recently turned up a few previously misplaced historical photographs. Left to right in upper photo: Fred Silver, Robert Amendola, David Schnair, and Frederick Picard. Seated are Simon Gerbush and Agnes Callahan. Lower photo, left to right: Gerbush, Schnair, and Amendola. The event represented by the pictures is remembered in this issue of the Bulletin.

In This Issue...

Legislative Update - by Glenn Minney

Executive Director’s Page - by Al Avina

Foley Moved BVA Forward in 90s

BVA Mourns Loss Of Founding Member

“Gateway to the South” To Host Historic 70th

A New Home for National Headquarters

Around BVA

Auxiliary's View - by Pam Hogan

From the Field Service Staff

Of Note

Letters to the Editor

In Remembrance

Final Thought

Anyone wishing to remember the Blinded Veterans Association in a Last Will and Testament may do so by including a special paragraph in the document. If your wishes are complex, contact BVA National Headquarters.



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Staff Writers:
Al Avina
Glenn Minney
Brigitte Jones
Christina Hitchcock

BVA Auxiliary Reporter: Darian Slayton Fleming


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