THE ARMY, NAVY AND AIR FORCE VETERANS IN CANADA
By joining you will be able to make a meaningful difference in your new unit, community, province and country. It is a win-win situation. You win because within The Army, Navy & Air Force Veterans in Canada, you will have the opportunity to make new friends in a national organization stretching from coast to coast, become involved with your community, and to develop and share your leadership talent. ANAVETS will win because we will be enriched by your enthusiasm, energy and new ideas that you bring to us.
Social Activities - Most of the ANAVETS' units have recreational facilities and may have licensed lounges. Members can enjoy a wide variety of social events such as dances, barbeques, entertainment and a host of other special events.
Member Participation Sports - ANAVETS has sporting events such as darts, curling, cribbage, pool, shuffleboard and golf, with competitions at the local & provincial levels.
Community Service - You can serve your community by assisting with the many ANAVETS programs in support of youth, veterans, seniors, the disabled and others. ANAVETS supports Canada's youth through the teaching of sportsmanship and high ideals by sponsoring such sporting activities as minor and midget baseball and hockey. We further support the country's youth academic development through our bursary and scholarship awards programs.
Leadership - ANAVETS is always in search of new members who can take on a leadership challenge. If this is where your interest lies you can become involved by serving on the local unit executive. You may even wish to go to higher levels such as provincial or national. One day, you could be President of one of the largest community service organizations in Canada.
The voice of a single person may not be heard, but the voice of thousands of members in the Army, Navy and Air Force Veterans in Canada is heeded.
JOHN OSBORN UNIT # 1
Membership in our club entitles you to:
Free admission for your children to our annual Children's Christmas Party.
The child receives a gift from our own Santa Claus, a hot dog lunch, beverage, treats and entertainment. If you are a grandparent there is a small charge.
Join our Jolly Seniors Club. Membership is $3.00. Go on bus trips and visit other units out of town. Busses are chartered and we keep the trip charge as low as possible. Annual inter unit social FREE. Annual Christmas Party FREE TICKET. Monthly Meeting with lunch and an afternoon comradeship.
Join one or all of our sports groups. Pool, billiards, shuffle board, darts, golf just to name a few. We have yearly tournaments in all sports and the unit pays your entry fee. You can participate only if you are a member.
Come and see our Membership Chairman. Any one of our executive can answer your questions and get you set up with an application form.
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