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AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary is a subordinate of AMVETS ( We have been in the business of assisting veterans and their communities for over 50 years. It's a volunteer effort that we proudly carry out. From looking after our veterans and their families to those hospitalized and in need - all related to a veteran ourselves - are committed to working for the good of our country and the needs of its citizens.


Evelyn R. McElvin

National President 2016-2017


Evelyn R. McElvin of Orlando, Florida was elected AMVETS National Ladies Auxiliary President on August 13, 2016 in Reno, Nevada.  She is a life member of Auxiliary #30 located in Orlando where she currently holds the office of Secretary.


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News You Can Use & Upcoming Event Details


FINALLY…the update you’ve been waiting for!! National Convention overflow hotel and ticket information!


Below is a list of overflow hotels that can be used for National Convention.  PLEASE NOTE – there is limited room availability.


Courtyard Norfolk Downtown (within walking distance of The Marriott)

520 Plume Street

Norfolk, Virginia 23515



Reservations can be made two basic ways:


1- By phone either toll free at 1-800-894.7956 or 757-963-6000.  Callers must mention the AMVETS Overflow Block.


2- Online using the one-click link:   Book your group rate for AMVETS Overflow Block

     Online at  Select your dates, expand the special codes/awards, enter the codes:


              for a King Bed:  AMVAMVA

              for 2 Queen Beds: AMVAMVB


All reservations need to be made before midnight on Thursday, July 6, 2017 in order to qualify for the group discount, otherwise standard rates are around $239.00.   Guests booked under the group code will received discounted parking at $14 per night.  The website alert will say $19, but that is for non-group reservations.  Arrivals prior to 3:00pm are NOT Guaranteed.  Early arrivals will be honored based on availability at the time of arrival.


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Norfolk Airport (Airport location) **Click Here**

Group Name: AMVETS

Group Code: AMV

Check-in: 09-AUG-2017

Check-out: 13-AUG-2017

Hotel Name: DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Norfolk Airport

Hotel Address: 1500 North Military Highway, Norfolk, Virginia 23502-1813

Phone Number: 757-457-8906


SpringHill Suites Norfolk Virginia Beach (Airport location) **Click Here**

635 Newtown Road

Norfolk, Virginia 23502



At this time shuttle arrangements for the airport hotels are being negotiated.  Information will be forthcoming.


On the website under the NEC/Convention tab you will find links and forms to purchase tickets for the Commander and President’s Banquet and Virginia Night as well as a 2017 National Convention T-shirt.  Please NOTE – the links are for on-line sales and the forms are for those wishing to pay by check.  Please DO NOT mail the form/payment to Auxiliary National Headquarters – use the address listed on the form.



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