The Crier Newsletter
The purpose of the Crier is to tell the VCOC story. Each issue of the Crier includes officer contact information, feature articles, chapter spotlight section, VCOC schedule and sponsor recognition.
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spotlight on the chapters
The Crier, Chapters and Council in the Spotlight, Sponsors
Members of the Southside Virginia Chapter receive awards for meritorious service at the VCOC Biennial Luncheon and Awards Ceremony 2021
Richmond Area Chapter Holds Annual Holiday Gala 2021
Pictured below, left to right: RACMOAA VCOC Chapter Representative CAPT Mary Lou Wassel, USN (Ret), RACMOAA First Vice President, COL Vince Cammarata, USA (Ret), Virginia Council of Chapters Vice President CDR Linc Smith, USNR (Ret), and RACMOAA President COL Mark Rich, USA (Ret).
Virginia Peninsula Chapter Presents Awards to Local Organizations
VCOC Presents Certificate of Appreciation to Patriot's Colony
The recently renovated Canon Community Center, which offers a myriad of dining, social, educational and wellness opportunities.State-of-the-art fitness center and exercise programs. The highest quality medical services you'll find at a retirement community due to our unique relationship with Riverside Health System.Our own on-site medical center.