DEPARTMENT OF MISSOURI
VETERANS OF FOREIGN WARS OF THE U.S., INC
GENERAL ORDERS NO. 2
Series 10 - 11
(To be read or distributed at a regular Post meeting and filed)
The next meeting of the Council of Administration will be held at the Capitol Plaza Hotel
in Jefferson City on Saturday, September 25, 2010, beginning at 8:00 a.m. All members of the
Council, as well as Committees and Chairpersons, should make every effort to attend and be
prepared to report in accordance with the agenda which will be provided prior to the meeting.
Room reservations must be made through the hotel by calling 1-800-338-8088 no later than
September 9, 2010. A flat rate of $81.00 (plus tax) has been given to the VFW. Please be sure
to tell the reservationist that you are with the Missouri VFW State Homecoming group to receive
this rate. Banquet reservations can be made by completing the attached reservation form.
Dress will be black tie for line officers; black tie and formal attire optional by all others.
The National Commander-In-Chief’s Homecoming is scheduled for September 9 - 12,
2010, at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, Nevada. Those wishing to attend should
contact Department Headquarters for information on registration and events. Room rate is
$95.00 dollars per night. Cut off date for reservations are August 9, 2010.
The 2010 Big 10 Conference will be hosted by the Department of Ohio October 15 – 17,
2010, in Columbus, Ohio. Those wishing to attend should contact Department Headquarters for
information on registration and events. Room rate is $99.00 per night. The cut-off date for
early reservations is September 21, 2010.
4. The annual trip to the National Home for Children will be October 22-24, 2010. We are
asking every post to provide a tentative headcount to the National Home Chairman so
she can reserve a block of hotel rooms. Cost is $175.00 per person. Traditionally, posts
have paid for the