Inaugural Retiree Appreciation Day scheduled for Sept. 21 at DSCR

RICHMOND, Va. — U.S. military retirees are invited to attend the inaugural Virginia National Guard Retiree Appreciation Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019, at the Frank B. Lotts Convention Center on Defense Supply Center Richmond at 8000 Jefferson Davis Highway in Richmond, Virginia.

Any active, Guard, Reserve, separated or retired military member, Department of Defense civilian and family members are welcome to join us in honoring the Retired “Alumni” of the Virginia Army National Guard, explained Brad Saunders, the Virginia Army National Guard retirement services officer.

”We will have a recognition ceremony highlighting Virginia Army National Guard Soldiers, followed by interaction with our Supporting Partners who provide information and services to our attendees.,” Saunders said. “We will have light refreshments through out the event, so come out and perhaps renew past friendships and acquaintances and reconnect with battle buddies not seen for years.”

IMPORTANT NOTE: Proper military ID required to enter the DSCR.

Please use this link to register before midnight on Sept. 8, 2019.:

Supporting Partners:

  • Veteran Affairs
  • DFAS
  • Tricare
  • AUSA
  • Department of Motor Vehicles
  • Bellwood Credit Union
  • Social Security
  • Dominion Energy
  • VaARNG Transition Assistance
  • VaARNG Family Assistance
  • Virginia Defense Force
  • Staff Judge Advocate
  • Veterans of Foreign War
  • Embrace Home Loans

For more info contact:
Bradford P. Saunders
Retirement Services Officer/Counselor
Desk: (434) 298-6280
Fax: (434) 298-6268
Facebook: Virginia Army National Guard Retirement Services Office – RSO