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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


Good afternoon!  Here is a Convention Update for you!


Below is the airport transportation information:

We are happy to announce that Orange Peel Transportation will be offering a discounted $50 Round Trip Rate between the Norfolk Airport and Downtown Norfolk Hotels. They ask that reservations are made in advance either on their website (, by email (, or by phone (757-463-7500). Payment is requested at the time of the reservation and you will be emailed a receipt and airport arrival instructions.  You must use AMVETS as your group code to receive the discount rate.


A few extra bits of information for you -


    We operate 24/7.

    We offer the discounted rate for round trip only; for one way service our standard rates apply

    We will group together attendees based on their shuttle times - we won't ask anyone to wait longer than 15 minutes for an additional passenger for an arrival    shuttle.

    We offer the returns to the airport on the hour.


Here is the shuttle schedule between the 3 convention hotels:


Tuesday, August 8th

Time: 7:00am-5:00pm

Route: Sheraton, Courtyard, Marriott


Wednesday, August 9th

Time: 7:00am-4:30pm

Route: Sheraton, Courtyard, Marriott


Time: 4:30-11:00pm

Route: Marriott, Courtyard, Sheraton

Shuttles will circulate more frequently for Virginia Nite.


Thursday, August 10th

Time: 7:00am-5:00pm

Route: Sheraton, Courtyard, Marriott


Friday, August 11th

Time: 7:00am-4:30pm

Route: Sheraton, Courtyard, Marriott


Time: 4:30-11:00pm

Route: Sheraton, Courtyard, Marriott

Shuttles will circulate more frequently for President and Commander's Banquet.


Saturday, August 12th

Time: 7:00am-3:00pm

Route: Sheraton, Courtyard, Marriott


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