The February 2019 meeting will be held at the Crystal City Marriott in beautiful Arlington, Virginia.

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Capitol Hill Actions Days  – February 13 – February 14
National Executive Committee Meeting – February 15
NMAJMH Board of Directors Meeting – February 16

At the  NEC, there are numerous new and exciting meetings, including fundraising workshops, leadership meetings, policy meetings, and so much more!  The Policy Committee, which meets to discuss JWV’s positions on important issues, traditionally hosts a guest speaker for the first hour. All members are welcome and encouraged to come hear both the speaker and the debate, although only committee members can vote.

2019 CHAD and NEC schedule(pdf)

A list of Key Legislative Priorities for 2019 to leave with your Congressional representatives.

We had a great time at NEC 2018!

Talking to the Next Generation

Posted by Jewish War Veterans of the U.S.A. on Saturday, February 10, 2018

Thank you to all our attendees that made National Executive Committee 2018 such a success!

2019 CHAD and NEC schedule

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Capitol Hill Action Day

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Capitol Hill Action Day (CHAD) – House DayCapitol Hill

 Thursday, February 14, 2019

Capitol Hill Action Day

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.Morning Minyan
Leader: Jerry Farris
Hotel
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Capitol Hill Action Day (CHAD) – Senate DayCapitol Hill
4:00 – 5:00 p.m.Convention Committee Meeting
Leader: Ed Goldwasser
Hotel
4:00 – 4:30 p.m.Budget Committee Meeting

Leader: Alan Paley

Hotel
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.Personnel Committee Meeting
Leader: Sam Greenberg
Hotel
8:00 – 10:00 p.m.Policy Committee Meeting
Leader: NC Barry Schneider
Pastor Chris Edmonds – Speaker
Hotel

Friday, February 15, 2019

National Executive Council

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.Morning Minyan
Leader: Jerry Farris
Hotel
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.Finance Board Meeting
Leader: Joseph Zoldan
Hotel
10:00 – 11:30 a.m.Membership Committee Meeting
Leader: Barry Lischinsky
Hotel
1:00 – 3:00 p.m.NEC Meeting
Leader: PNC Sheldon Ohren
Hotel
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.Women in the Military Meeting
Leader: Sheila Berg
Hotel
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.Korean War Veterans Committee Meeting
Leader: Ainslee Ferdie
Hotel
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.Vietnam Veterans Committee Meeting
Leader: Robert Jacobs, Art Kaplan
Hotel
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.Shabbat Services
Leader: Jerry Farris
Hotel

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Saturday: NEC Leadership Shabbaton

8:30 – 10:30 a.m.Shabbat Services
Leader: Jerry Farris
Hotel
10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.NMAJMH Board of Directors Meeting
Leader: PNC Lawrence Schulman
Hotel
2:00 – 3:00 p.m.Iraq/Afghanistan Committee Meeting
Leader: Marc Wolf
Hotel
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.Faith in the Military – An Interfaith Discussion
Join us as we have a Q&A session discussing the problems and solutions that have been created to ensure that all religious faiths can support each other with their beliefs.
Speakers: TBD
Hotel
4:15 – 5:00 p.m.Fundraising: Growing Your Financial Base
This final session will focus on fundraising from the local level through the national level. A session not to be missed.
Speaker: TBD
Hotel