WASHINGTON DC CHAPTER

PRESIDENT’S CORNER

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CAPT Tom Abernethy, USN (Ret.)

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Welcome to the Washington DC Chapter of the NNOA. We hope you will join us on the journey to improve diversity and inclusion of the Sea Services. Feel free to review our journey for 2020 through 2021 (HERE)

MEETING INFORMATION

Meeting Location:
Navy League Building, 2300 Wilson Blvd, First Floor, Arlington, VA 22201

Chapter General Meetings:
3rd Tuesday – Monthly – 1830

Executive Board Meetings:
1st Tuesday – Monthly – 1830

MAILING ADDRESS

Mailing Address:
PO Box 30784
Alexandria, VA 22310

CONTACT US

Need to contact a DCNNOA board member?  Email us and let us know how we can assist you.

 

EVENTS

On Veterans Day Thursday, November 11, 2021, members of the Washington, DC Chapter of the National Naval Officers Association (DCNNOA) donated and delivered over $2,000.00 in winter clothing gifts for distribution to needy Veterans at the Washington, DC Veterans Hospital.  DCNNOA members who participated in today’s event were:

CDR (Ret) Connie Greene, USN,
CDR (Ret) Richard Borden, USN, 
CDR Elisha Singleton, SC, USN 
CAPT (Ret) Jerome D. Davis, SC, USN

Special note and thanks must be forwarded to Ms. Lynette Brady the representative from the Veterans Hospital for her exceptional coordination,  support and participation in today’s event.  Also, a hearty “Thank You” must be forwarded to CDR (Ret) Richard Borden, USN for his Herculean efforts in coordinating the Chapter’s donation effort.  Finally CAPT (Ret) Thomas Abernethy, USN the Chapter President and the members of the Chapter Executive Board would like to extend our sincere and deep appreciation to  all the Chapter members, friends and supporters who through their generous donations made today’s event possible.  Your care and concern for our fellow Veterans is most commendable and endearing (smile)!

In our Gallery below for your viewing pleasure are a few photographs from the donation event.

The 2021 Scholarship Application is COMPLETE. Congratulations to our outstanding high school seniors who were selected for a scholarship. A list of specific awards that are being disbursed since September 15, 2021 are found (here). Thanks to our generous sponsors and competitive applicants for another successful year!

The Scholarship Program Chairman is LCDR Stephen Williams, USN (Retired) who can be reached via email at stephen.williams@navy.mil.

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President: CAPT Tom Abernethy, USN (Ret.)
Vice President: CDR Elisha Singleton, SC, USN
Secretary: CAPT Jerome Davis, SC, USN (Ret.)
Treasurer: Ms. Michele Reed (Ret.)
Chaplain: LCDR Takana L. Jefferson, USN
Membership Dir:   LCDR Stephen Williams, USN (Ret.)
Historian: CAPT Willie Evans, SC, USN (Ret.)
MAA:   CW04 Diedra Ware-Padgett, USN (Ret.)
PAO: CDR Rich A. Borden, USN (Ret.)

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