President's Corner

We are excited that you visited our website and thank you. 

It is with great pride I welcome you to Midway Chapter 16 TREA: The Enlisted Association web page.  Along with all the officers and members of Chapter 16 we invite you to join us, as we proceed to accomplish incredible things, and move forward in 2017.  I also encourage you to continue to visit our web site to learn more about our chapter.

 

 Our Chapter accomplishments in 2016:

• Recruiting efforts:  June and July a recruiting table at the Salina Central Mall, October recruiting table at Fort Riley Retiree Appreciation Day and the Salina Veterans Appreciation Day Parade Dinner.

• Chapter President spoke six times on Salina KINA Radio station about TREA and Chapter 16.

• In November Chapter President spoke at the AME Chapel Church on the history of TREA and Chapter 16.

• A Chapter website was developed to provide updated information, pictures and links of interest to Active Duty, Guard and Reserve, retirees, veterans, survivors, and the military community.

• Hosted our annual membership picnic at the Parks and Recreation Carver Center.

• Provided a Chapter Scholarship to Salina Public School USD 305 to South and Central High Schools.

• Donated to the Salina Salvation Army, Salina Sunflower Adult Care Services, Bill Fekas Christmas Dinner, and Salina Veterans Appreciation Day.

• Since we are the only TREA chapter in Kansas, we reached out to all TREA Members- At-Large in Kansas via letter to join Chapter 16. 

• Sent Survey to all members asking for suggestions on how the chapter can find ways to improve as an organization.

• Guest Speakers at our monthly meetings were: Tom Caldwell, Vice President Central Kansas Flywheels Museum; Dr. D. Kempton, Family Wellness Center; Rachel Hinde, Salina Community Engagement Coordinator; Jason Graves, K-State Central District Extension Agent; Dr. Trent Davis, Salina City Commissioner, Neurologist; Elaine Weese, Director Operations DAV Thrift Store; Lou Tryon Salina Director Community, Bio-Feedback Specialist; SSgt Arron Darden, USAF Recruiter.

Finally, should you have any questions about our chapter, please call me at
785- 577-3442 or leave a comment on our website.

 

Richard Trow
President Chapter-16

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Meeting Information

2nd Friday of the Month - (Lunch 12-1 $4.50) Meeting begins at 1:00 pm @ the Salina Senior Center, 245 9th St, (785) 827-9818

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