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Rolling Thunder®, Inc.'s major function is to publicize the POW-MIA issue. To educate the public of the fact that many American prisoners of war were left behind after all past wars. To help correct the past and to protect the future veterans from being left behind should they become prisoners of war-missing in action. We are committed to helping American veterans from all wars!

Calendar of Events

League of Families presentation
5:00 pm
Shelton Memorial
Owensboro, KY

Montgomery County Veterans
Transportation Services
Poker Run
Appleton Harley-Davidson
Clarksville, TN

Chapter ride/pig roast
Whitesville, KY
Details TBA

Field Meeting
Whitesville, KY

Veterans Day Parade
Owensboro, KY
1:30PM - Stage at American Legion Post 9

Flag Raising
Appleton Harley-Davidson
Clarksville, TN

Veterans Day Program
Henderson South Middle School
7:30am - breakfast
9:00am - program
Henderson, KY

2:00 pm - Board Meeting
3:30 pm - Membership Meeting
American Legion Post 9
Owensboro, KY

Western Kentucky Veterans Center Christmas Visit
8:30am - staging at outlet mall
9:00am - ride to center
Hanson, KY

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News & Announcements

New Meeting Day and Time

RTKY1 meetings will now take place on the second Saturday of every month at the American Legion Post 9 in Owensboro. The board meeting will begin at 2:00 pm, and the general membership meeting will begin at 3:30 pm.

Upcoming Events

RTKY1 has several important upcoming events that will require a lot of member participation.

* On Friday, September 19th, the League of Familieis will be giving a presentation for POW/MIA Day at the Shelton Memorial in Owensboro, Kentucky. The presentation begins at 5:00pm. Members should meet up at the American Legion.

* On Saturday, September 27th, RTKY1 will be having its annual poker run at Appleton Harley-Davidson, in Clarksville, TN. All proceeds will benefit the Montgomery Country Veterans Transportation Services Program. Registration begins at 10:00am. Members should arrive for set up at 9:00am.

* On Saturday, October 11th, RTKY1 will have its annual chapter social event. This year we will be having lunch at the Rough River Lodge and a campout at Carl and Carol's in Whitesville, Kentucky. Members should watch their emails for details on the event.

* On Saturday, November 8th, we will be having two Veterans Day events. The first will be the Owensboro Veterans Day parade. Members will stage at the American Legion at 1:30pm. The parade will begin at 3:45pm. The second event will be a flag raising at Appleton Harely-Davidson in Clarksville, TN. Members in our southern region should watch their emails for details.

* On Tuesday, November 11th, RTKY1 will be participating in the annual Veterans Day program at South Middle School in Henderson, KY. Breakfast starts at 7:30am. The veterans program begins at 9:00am. RTKY1 will also be presenting to some of the grades later in the morning.

* On Saturday, December 13th, RTKY1 will be having its annual Christmas visit to the Western Kentucky Veterans Center in Hanson, KY. Members will meet at the outlet mall at 8:30am and drive over to the center at 9:00am.

Meeting Date/Location Changes

Due to upcoming events, the following changes have been made to the meeting schedule:

* October - The October meeting will be a field meeting in Whitesville, Kentucky following our annual pig roast/camp out on 10/12.

* November - The November meeting has been moved back a week to 11/15 - same time and location.

Announcing New Fundraising Awards Program

RTKY1 is participating in a new fundraising program. Simply, click on the image below and sign up. When you shop online through the portal, you will receive a discount and RTKY1 will receive a donation.

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