VFW History 2001-2002
COMMANDER: HERMAN “CISCO” FRANCISCO
Senior Vice Commander: Noel Kramer
Junior Vice Commander: Lawrence “Larry” Senato
· May 16, 2001. Past District Commander Larry Senato installed officers of the incoming year.
· July 21, Scholarship fund of P23, 400 was presented to Save our Street Children Foundation.
· Aug 30, Donated Otoscope worth P11, 000 to the School for the Deaf.
· Aug 31, Donated Overhead projector to School for the Blinds.
· Oct 4, Sponsored a golf hole of P2, 000 for the Baguio Ladies Golf Group.
· Oct 4, Donated $25.00 to the United Service Organization (USO).
· Nov, attended District meeting and Veterans Day in Angeles.
· Nov 30, Participated in the Chili Cook Off.
· Dec 15, donated P3, 500 for Street Children Christmas party.
· Dec 21, Donated P1, 000 for Christmas to school for the deaf.
· Dec 25, Noel Kramer donated P2, 000 to kids of departed comrade Casillan.
· Dec 28, Attended US Ambassador’s party, Bill, Noel and Cisco attended.
· Feb 11, Supported US Embassy outreach program in Baguio.
· Feb 6, Conducted annual fun day with Golf tournament and raffle draws at Safari Lodge.
· Mar 13, Watch Documentary film of Chick Parsons at the country club.
· May 30, conducted memorial services at Camp John hay cemetery 2.
· June 15-20, Attended Department Convention in Pattaya, Thailand. Cisco, Lou Harmon and Larry Senato represented the post.
· June 17, Commander Cisco was selected ALL STATE COMMANDER.
· Received the following awards for VFW National:
1. Certificate of Appreciation 100% membership
2. Outstanding Youth Essay
3. Voice of Democracy Award
4. Outstanding Post Youth Activity
5. Outstanding Americanism Program
6. Outstanding Safety Program
7. Certificate of Appreciation for Community projects.