PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA

BAYOU GULF-STATES CHAPTER

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"Proudly Serving Our Disabled Veterans on The Gulf Coast"

Welcome to our website.  We are nestled here in the Orange Grove Community, right off the main intersection of Highway 49 and Dedeaux Road.  We are proud to be of service to our Disabled Veterans, Veterans and the Gulf Coast Community.

 

If you need our services, please feel free to call us at (228) 832-6864.  One of our Administrative Staff will be glad to assist.  

 

The Paralyzed Veterans of America, Bayou Gulf-States Chapter is a non-profit organization who thrust is to help and assist Paralyzed  and Disabled Veterans who have sustained injuries to their bodies and have suffered from other life-diminishing diseases.

 

We are here to serve you in that capacity.

      Paralyzed Veterans

              of America

Bayou Gulf-States Chapter

 

15489 Dedeaux Road

                David Zurfluh

National President of Paralyzed  

         Veterans of America. 

 

Mr. Zurfluh was elected at the 71st Annual PVA Convention in May 2017, and took office July 1, 2017.  He served as National Senior Vice President since May 2015. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1987 to 1995.

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VISITORS

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We are growing with you... Thank you so much for coming to our website and seeing what we have to offer our Disabled Veterans and Our Community.  May this site serve as a reminder of how we truly remember those who have served us with honor!  

God Bless...

                    America!

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   Bayou Gulf-States Chapter Board of Directors

Cheryl Lewis RN, Chapter President  /  National Director

Julius Lee, Vice President

Patrick Peterson, Treasurer          

Kurt Ladner, Secretary

Jackie Franklin, Director

Christopher Ware, Director

William Lafitte, Director

James Scott, Director

Arthur Lee, Director

Administrative Staff

BAYOU GULF-STATES CHAPTER,

PARALYZED VETERANS OF AMERICA

 

 

 

 

Website: www.bayou-pva.org

Email Address: [email protected] 

 

Jennie Conley, Executive Director                          

Angela Shoemaker, Administrative Assistant, Membership & Volunteer Coordinator

Chapter Contact Information

2018 MEMBERSHIP

Our records show that the following is an

accurate account of our membership:

As of: May 27, 2018

Service Connected: 188  

Non-Service Connected: 155

TOTAL MEMBERSHIP COUNT: 343

About Our President...

Willie L. Harvey, Jr.

   

     Mr. Willie Harvey is very well known for his outstanding work as a Paralyzed Veteran of America Volunteer Liaison Officer at the Jackson VA Medical Center.

He is a strong Community Activist. and has served as Bayou Gulf States Vice-President for over Twenty years.  Mr. Harvey is an exceptionally hard working Veteran known for treating both colleagues and clients with great respect and care. He has received numerous accomendations for his work with all Veterans

in the community. Mr. Harvey utilizes a multitude of resources, recommendations, and networking sources to bring meaningful change and activities helping to improve Veterans quality of life.  

   

    During his service as Vice-President, Mr. Harvey represented PVA Bayou-Gulf States Chapter with exceptional professionalism.  His leadership and guidiance with young Veterans attending the National Wheelchair Games for the first time is always welcome and much appreciated. His work is inspirational and has benefited many Veterans from the Gulf States of Mississippi, Louisiana and Alabama to the southern areas of Tennessee. He addresses his outreach efforts and community awareness initiatives on behalf of PVA, Bayou-Gulf States Chapter focused on all Veterans.  He exhibits an outstanding display of professionalism as a Ambassador of Bayou-Gulf States Chapter, PVA.  Mr. Willie Harvey Jr is currently serving as PVA National Director and Bayou Gulf States Chapter President.

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  Joe Romagnano served as PVA National President, Director and BGS Chapter President. He served the PVA for over thirty-six years. Willie Harvey, Jr. served BGS as Vice-President and Chapter President as well as PVA National Director. Thank you Mr. Romagnano and Mr. Harvey for building the Bayou Gulf States Chapter and giving it your heart and soul. Rest In Peace, Sirs. 

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15489 Dedeaux Road

Gulfport, MS 39503

(228) 832-6864 Office

(228) 539-5494 Fax

           JOSEPH ROMAGNANO MEMORIAL SERVICE PLAQUE

 

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