• Arrowhead Stadium, 49 Plane Flyover

    Jan 05, 2017

    Awesome 49 Homebuilt Airplane Formation 'Flyover' at the Kansas City Chief's

    Football Pre-Game 


    Federal budget cuts have eliminated many military flyovers at large public

    events. But, there's a group of dedicated airplane guys in the Kansas City

    area who occasionally perform formation-fly...

  • 1/2 Boy 1/2 Man

    Jan 05, 2017


    The average age of the military man is 19 years. He is a short haired,

    tight-muscled kid who, under normal circumstances is considered by society

    as half man, half boy. Not yet dry behind the ears, not old enough to buy a

    beer, but old enough to die for his country. He never really cared much...


    Jan 11, 2016

    Blinded Veterans Association

    Orange County California Regional Group


    ****** CIRCLE YOUR CALENDAR ******

    Third Friday of Every Month

    Group Meeting, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

    Held at one of two locations

    Location: Braille Institute, Anaheim

    527 N. Dale Ave., Anaheim C...

  • National White Cane Safety Day

    Sep 29, 2015

    The VA Long Beach Healthcare System

    Major Robert Soltes Jr. O.D. Blind Rehabilitation Center

    Invites YOU to Celebrate…

    National White Cane Safety Day

    Friday, October 16, 2015

    White Cane March: 10am meet in The Learning Center Between Building 165 & 166 for the Kick Off


    Community Vendor F...

  • BVAA Star Summer 2015

    Aug 04, 2015

    BVAA                             AUXILIARY STAR

    Summer 2015


     A word from Sandy Krasnodemski, President

    The BVA Convention is right around the corner: August 17 through August 21, in Louisville, Kentucky.  BVAA has made plans to have a great convention for our members.  We con...

  • Field Service Program Update

    Aug 04, 2015

    For Immediate release:                  


    Posted on July 23, 2015


    The Field Service Program is entering a period of transition to increase efficiency of services provided to blinded veterans.  The Blinded Veterans Association is creating a Field Service Program Resource Center to ...

  • The Power of Words

    Aug 04, 2015


    Jul 22, 2015

    New this year the BVA has updated our Logo. See attached press release. The new Logo which some of you may be able to see under my signature, spells out the Blinded Veterans Association. The new logo includes the impression of three overlaid stars, red white and blue, to the right if the stars, the ...


    Jul 13, 2015

    Blinded Veteran’s Association

    Orange County California Regional Group


    July Meeting/ Location/Speaker/Bar-B-Q

    Friday,  July 17, 2015    10 a.m. –  12 p.m.

    *BVA/BRC will host Mid-Summer Bar-B-Q following the meeting*

    BVA members, BVAASoCalRG  members,  BRC staff and students come a...

  • VIST NEW Update on the Candy Bomber Gold Filling

    Jul 13, 2015

    Candy Bomber' drops sweets from Utah's air for July 4

    The Associated Press 6 p.m. EDT July 4, 2015


    Gail Halvorsen, known as the "Candy Bomber," meets and signs autographs for the crew and their families at the Air Museum located at Utah's Heber City Airport on July 3,...

  • VIST Support Group VA News % BVA News

    Jul 13, 2015

    VIST Support Groups:

    All groups meet from 10:30-12:00


    July 2015:

     July 15 – Lancaster at the Cal State Vets Home (30th Street West and Ave I)

     July 20 – Sepulveda – meet at the Gold Team Waiting Area at 10:30

     July 21 – Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center – Aud...

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