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Post 1214 Open House and Community Expo
September 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
The Women Veterans of SWMO American Legion Post 1214 invite you to an Open House and Veteran Owned, Woman Owned, and Locally Owned Business Expo and Community Resource Fair!
• Over 25 booths of specialty products, supportive services, and even entrepreneurial assistance.
• Many opportunities for visitors to win fun prizes and kids can visit the patriotic activity fun table!
• Event will be held inside the Historical American Legion Goad-Ballinger Memorial Post 69 located in
downtown Springfield at 149 Memorial Plaza. (In the same parking lot as Jordan Valley Ice Park)
• Military Veterans, Spouses, Families, First Responders, and the General Public welcome!
• The American Legion Post 69 Kitchen will be open for sale of menu items made to order.
• Participating companies and resource providers include the following: The Small Business
We’ve added Veterans Healthcare System of the Ozarks Post 9/11 Transition team who will be doing PACT Act Screenings, Flu Shots, and VA Earned Entitlement Enrollment Assistance!
Administration, SCORE (Entrepreneur Mentorship), Springfield Vet Center, Ozark Independentm Living, Drury University/Drury GO, Gamma Goat Soap Company, Sassy’s Goodies, J + C Military Hats and Tumblers, American Legion Youth Programs, Veteran Healthcare System of the Ozarks –Veterans Healthcare, Post 9/11 Transition Team, PACT Act Screening and Flu Shots, Bryce Lockwood USMC , Silver Star USS Liberty- Author, 513 Purses LLC (Conceal & Carry), Rogue Patriot Designs LLC, Double H Electric, Honeypot Scrubs and Such, Costume Jewelry by Carol, Wanda’s Sewing Works, Flame Creations, BSA Scouts Girl Troop 414, The Veteran Resell Store & Event Center, Zoomin’ Groomin’, Damsel in Defense, The Kitchen Inc. Home At Last, Honor Flight of the Ozarks, The American Red Cross, and American Legion Post 1214 Membership Information Table.
“Our Post will be celebrating 10 years in 2024 and we wanted to invite the community to find out what the American Legion is all about while helping fellow Veterans access the services they may qualify for! Partnering for an event with local entrepreneurs and community support providers we can show Springfieldians and Veterans in the area the positive impact our 90 member-strong post has been able to make in the lives of others!” said Lisa Searles, Chairwoman of the event.
For more information on the event, contact Ms. Sabrina Bonnette, at 510 301 9994 or email ChiefBonnette@gmail.com . You can find out more on the public FB Page, Women Veterans of SW Missouri
American Legion Post 1214 – Public Page | Springfield MO | Facebook.