Future Volunteer/ Participation Opportunities


VVA 989 and AVVA support a wide variety of activities each year. Events are added continuously to our schedule and subject to change. It’s recommended that you check this page regularly. Please consider Volunteering or Participating at an Event. Event Coordinators have the latest information for each event, let them know you’re interested and they will keep you informed. Events may be submitted by e-mail to (MLB44308@yahoo.com)

Nevada Day Parade

Parade- Nevada Day in Carson City
To contact Event Coordinator Ray Scow (775)870-1053 or Email rayscow1@gmail.com
Participants may enjoy riding in the VVA 989 Flag Trailer or walking the parade route, just be ready to smile and wave.

Veterans Day Parade

Parade- Veterans Day Parade – Virginia City, Thursday November 11 at 11 a.m. on C Street. To contact Event Coordinator Ray Scow (775)870-1053 or Email rayscow1@gmail.com Participants may enjoy riding in the VVA 989 Flag Trailer or walking the parade route, just be ready to smile and wave.

AVVA- VVA 989 Fall Fund Raiser

Fund Raiser AVVA- VVA 989 Fall Fund Raiser at The National Automobile Museum 10 South Lake St, Reno Nov. 12 time TBA
Event Coordinator Brigitte Stafford (775) 360-5400 or Email Sparkey024@aol.com

Holiday Parade

Parade- Holiday Parade in Sparks Saturday December 4th
To contact Event Coordinator Ray Scow (775)870-1053 or Email rayscow1@gmail.com
Participants may enjoy riding in the VVA 989 Flag Trailer or walking the parade route, just be ready to smile and wave.

Crossroads Gun Show

Outreach-Crossroads Gun Show December 11 & 12, 21 Reno-Sparks Convention Center 4590 S Virginia St, Reno To volunteer, contact Event Coordinator John Dickinson 775-313-8682 or e-mail at johndickinson1@mac.com
John will coordinate assignment times and duties which may include Booth setup- staffing booth during event- packing the booth after event.

18 DEC 21 0900 Wreaths Across America – Fernley, NV

The Nevada Veteran’s Coalition has been involved in the Wreaths Across America project since 2007. In that first year, we were able to purchase 40 wreaths from the donations we received from the community. For the past few years, we have been able to place wreaths on every grave site at the Northern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery (NNVMC).

Remember, Honor, Teach is the mission for Wreaths Across America and instills inspiration in all who participate. We will be placing the wreaths on December 18, 2021 at 9:00AM please consider joining us for this event  at  NNVMC, 14 Veterans Way, Fernley, NV 89408

Vietnam Veterans Day

Support AVVA VVA 989 – Vietnam Veterans Day March 29, 2022 TBA
Event Coordinator Brigitte Stafford (775) 360-5400 or Email Sparkey024@aol.com