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March 10 – Magnetic Bumper Stickers!

Magnetic bumper stickers! These are new from the Vietnam War 50th Commemoration. They sent me a bunch. If you served during the Vietnam war, I’d love to send one to you. Just send me an email with your mailing address to CARMichiganSociety@gmail.com!

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March 7 – District 6 History Day

Yesterday I attended the District 6 History Day competition to help share information about C.A.R., JAC, DAR, and SAR with any students and parents who were interested. I also got to present the lapel pin to one Vietnam veteran. After his unit was ambushed he appeared...

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March 2 – Library Display Honors Vietnam Vets

I got permission to use the display case at the Portage District Library all month. With the help of the Portage historian, Mr. Rossio, I planned a display “To Honor, To Remember” Vietnam veterans. I started setting it up today. I can see things I want to change, so I...

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February 25 – Michigan C.A.R. Video

Several weeks ago I mentioned that I was asked to make a video about the Michigan C.A.R. State Project and the impact kids can make. That video was shown at our annual conference banquet and now I’d like to share it here. Public Media Network showed me how to edit the...

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February 21/22 – State Banquet Guest Speakers

Each of the people who spoke at the Michigan C.A.R. State Conference banquet really had a message worth listening to - the DAR State Regent, the SAR State President, the SR State President, Mrs Pettit speaking on behalf of all three of Michigan's Honor Flight hubs,...

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February 21/22 – Three of Michigan’s Societies

Mr. Milligan took pictures of each C.A.R. Society that was at Michigan's State Conference. I won't post all of them, but I want to post three very special ones: the Lewis Cass Society, which was named the outstanding C.A.R. Society in the whole nation at the last...

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February 21/22 – State Conference Photos

Here are some of the people who made the Michigan C.A.R. State Conference special - our national officers and chairs, our pages, our color guard, our current board, our senior board, our incoming board.Thank you to Mr. Milligan for taking so many nice pictures! He...

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