BVA Bulletin Winter 2012 Issue


Welcome to the online version of the Winter 2012 BVA Bulletin. An archive of previous issues extending three years back is also available. For information or entries in issues prior to 2006, contact Stuart Nelson at BVA National Headquarters, 800-669-7079, Ext. 316. Please note that any contact information, including mailing addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, and websites may be out of date. With BVA Director of Government Relations Dr. Tom Zampieri at her side, Low-Vision Optometrist Dr. Sally Dang stands next to plaque honoring the sacrifice of her late husband, Major Charles Robert Soltes, Jr. The Bulletin recounts the January 25 dedicatory ceremony officially inaugurating VA’s newest residential Blind Rehabilitation Center, named after Major Soltes.
With BVA Director of Government Relations Dr. Tom Zampieri at her side, Low-Vision Optometrist Dr. Sally Dang stands next to plaque honoring the sacrifice of her late husband, Major Charles Robert Soltes, Jr. The Bulletin recounts the January 25 dedicatory ceremony officially inaugurating VA’s newest residential Blind Rehabilitation Center, named after Major Soltes.

In This Issue...


Legislative Update - by Tom Zampieri

President’s Page - by Sam Huhn

Long Beach VA Dedicates Historic New BRC - by Tom Zampieri

Momentum Mounting For Galveston Gathering - by Brigitte Jones and Roy Young

Around BVA

Auxiliary's View - by Darian Slayton Fleming

Chaplain's Corner - by Clyde Jackson

Of Note

Letters to the Editor

In Remembrance

Final Thought