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George Washington Chapter Base Camp Bulletin September 2022

ByDebra J. Aguilar

Oct 26, 2022

*** CHAPTER NEWS – September 2022 Edition ***

George Washington Chapter (GWC)
Association of the United States Army (AUSA)

THANK YOU to our individual and community partners, benefactor members, corporate sponsors!

Executive Committee
E-mail: [email protected]
Social media:

Current Profile of Chapter Members:
Total number of members – 10,479
Community Partners – 126

Donations, Sponsorships and Chapter Support
JBM-HH Food Insecurity Program
Middleburg Community Center Veterans Picnic
U.S. Army Reserve “HOOAH Tent” at Army Ten Miler
Community Partner Support
Complete list at https://www.ausa.org/chapters/george-washington-chapter

Reminder – Please renew your Community Partner Membership with the Chapter and verify your Member Profile the information is up to date. The chapter needs your continued support!

Welcome Back campaign for individual memberships


July 2, 2022
E-9 Working breakfast​​​

We had another great time at July’s E9 breakfast and are looking forward to this weekend’s.

We will meet at the Vienna Inn (120 Maple Ave. Vienna, VA 22180) on Saturday, August 6 at 9:00 a.m. Large outdoor space to accommodate our group.

So come break bread, reconnect with friends, and #network. Thanks again to George Washington AUSA Chapter for the coffee.

July 4, 2022
independence day

Let’s celebrate the Independence Day of our Nations!

Welcome to the George Washington Chapter!

July 14, 2022
Retirement of SGM J. Mark Reilly,
Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps

August – AUSA Chapter Award

Chapter Prizes and Streamers – 2022

Top Chapter Finalist

Chapter of Excellence

US Army Recruiting Command Support

Army Cadet Support

Upper Chapter

Merit Chapter

Excellence in Community Partner Growth

army birthday

Family programs

Spare component support

take the hill

Vietnam War Memorial Partner Support

Young professionals

Professional development

Army Civil Support Department

Life Support Soldier

Volunteer Development

NCO and Private Programs

Education and Program Support

Communications to members

Army history

Community Partner Support

August 4, 2022
MG (retired) Carl McNair Jr

honor guard


August 6, 2022
E-9 Breakfast meeting

August 8, 2022
Change of Command – The Old Guard
Colonel David B. Rowland Commanding Officer

September 3 E9 meeting breakfast

September 13, 2022
Northern Virginia
Chamber of Commerce
Distinguished Service Awards Lifetime Achievement Winner: Glenn Yarborough

George Washington Chapter
Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce
Finalist for Distinguished Service Organization of the Year

September 13, 2022
Donation to JBM-HH F& MWR
$1000 for Commissary Gift Cards to Food Insecurity Programs

September 27, 2022
Quarterly Lunch Series and Professional Development Forum

Proudly presenting a guest speaker

The Honorable Young Bang

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army

(Acquisition, Logistics & Technology)

Army Navy Country Club

Arlington, Virginia

Outstanding Presentation on Software, Data, Artificial Intelligence and Cyber​​​

October 8, 2022
GWC Scholarship Golf Tournament
Reston National Golf Course

1October 2, 2022
2nd Region Breakfast
Proudly presenting a guest speaker
Mr. Douglas R. Bush
Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics, and Technology)

Marriott Marquis, Lounge 5
7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

*​​​​​**National AUSA News and Events***

AUSA Annual Meeting October 10-12, 2022
Washington DC Convention Center



Buy, save, support:

To access discount codes and member links, please login using your AUSA username and password.
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*** Donate to the GWC Scholarship Fund ***


Personal check payable to George Washington AUSA Chapter. Please note that your donation is specifically for the AUSA GWC Scholarship Fund (Chapter 2101). Send checks to:

Bill Stramm
AUSA George Washington Chapter
Arnies Buckle 302
Cape Charles, Virginia 23310

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Donation URL: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/AUSAGeorgeWashington

Membership, Membership, Membership – Please renew your Community partnership and individual membership today!

In loving memory and great admiration
Arlington National Cemetery interred August 4, 2022

MG Carl H. McNair Jr.
Thank you for your support – One Team – GWC AUSA!
Serve our community

FD (Dick) Winter, LTC US Army Retired
President, George Washington Chapter
American Army Association