Newsletter – November 2017

Commander Gene Hill

The SAL held their monthly meeting October 17, 2017.

Attending was Donnie Polston, Deone Hardy, Bill Laswell, Bill Nenno, Tillman Smith, Bob Nellis, Gene Hill and Al Norton.

After the meeting was opened Mr. Al Norton, Commander Post 44 talked about the activities at the post. This was very informative and we appreciate Al taking the time to attend our meeting.

The Early Bird drawing was held at the meeting and the winner was Gene Hill. He will get is 2018 membership paid for by the SAL .If you haven’t paid your dues for 2017, now is a good time to get current. You must be current before you can get a 2018 card.

Donations were made to the following organizations:

Make a Wish Foundation
New Mexico Veterans Home (Canteen)
New Mexico Foster Children
Sierra Santa
Sierra County Cancer Assistance
Children Welfare Fund
Children and Youth
American Legion Post 44
Turkeys for Christmas Food baskets
Food for Luminaria Beachwalk


The next SAL meeting will be November 17 at 6:30pm at the Post. Plan on being at the meeting and become an active member in the post. As always, remember that organizations are not really organizations, they are just people. Help out when you can and when you see them, thank those that do help out and let’s all work together for the common good.

Thanks for supporting our Post, our Community and most of all —the Veteran