VVA Chapter #1029 awards scholarships
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter #1029 (DeWitt County) recently presented $1,000 scholarships to five DeWitt County 2017 graduating seniors. The scholarships were presented during the Yorktown VFW #8136 meeting on Tuesday, June 13, at the VFW post home. Justin Broll of Yorktown (second from left) is pictured receiving a scholarship from VVA member Lloyd Kimes (far left). Broll was also presented with a photo of the VVA memorial and cap by VVA treasurer Ken Buenger (far right). The scholarship funds are derived from the VVA’s annual gun raffle fundraiser.