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Preserve & Enrich Freedom, Democracy & Patriotism
NGA - Exists for You!
Representing 50 States, 3 Territories and the District of Columbia
Shape the Future of the National Guard
- The National Guard Association of Vermont (NGA-VT) exists for YOU – the Soldiers and Airmen of the Vermont National Guard
- The National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS) represents all 54 States and Territories as one voice on Capitol Hill to ensure that the National Guard is funded and equipped on par with the Active Component.
- NGA-VT supports NGAUS through membership and input on priorities and issues
- NGA-VT provides professional development opportunities, scholarships, and hosts local events to promote fellowship and esprit de corps
The Issue The National Guard is and should continue to be a critical partner in developing, planning, and executing the Department of Defense strategy in cyberspace and the space domain. Recommendations Ensure the National Guard is fully resourced to support all...
The Issue Due to increased readiness requirements, more reserve component servicemembers are required to perform an increasing number of days of military duty and training annually. Recommendation Amend U.S.C. Title 5 to increase federal military leave from 15 to 30...
The Issue The law currently caps the amount of money individuals can annually contribute to one or multiple retirement accounts to $18,500. Servicemembers are therefore restricted from contributing $18,500 to each of their military and civilian retirement accounts....
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Sat20Jul20193:30 pmSplash at the Boathouse
Annual Business Meeting
1530-1630 Annual Business Meeting - Splash at the Boathouse (2nd floor)
Sat20Jul20194:30 pmSpirit of Ethan Allen
1630-1745 Pre-boarding social for Lake Champlain Cruise - Splash at the Boathouse (Both floors)
1745–1830 Boarding and Embarkation - Spirit of Ethan Allen
E1-E6 = $30 / E7-E8 & WO1- CW3 & O1-O3 = $35 / E9 & CW4 & O4 and above = $40
Cruise Sponsorship Corporate Partners (2 complementary, $40 additional)
Mon12Aug2019Vermont National Country Club
NGA-VT Annual Golf Tournament
Check-in begins at 0745. Shotgun start at 0900. (preceded by ceremonial tee off by the Leclair family).
$100 per player (Includes: green fees, cart and lunch)
**To donate please click on the Corporate Partners link above and make sure to list COL Alan J. Leclair Golf Tournament as the event** Thank you!
Sat09Nov2019Jay Peak Resort
2019 All Ranks Military Ball and Awards Banquet
National Guard Executive Directors Association (NGEDA)
Corporate 101 / Resolutions Training
Registrations due 17 JAN 2020, Contact LTC Doran Metzger at 802-999-7675 for registration.
Registrations due 01 MAY 2020, Contact LTC Doran Metzger at 802-999-7675 for registration.
Sat08Aug2020The Inn at Essex, Essex Junction, VT
NGA-VT State Conference & Annual Business Meeting
Mon17Aug2020Vermont National Country Club
14th Annual COL Alan J. Leclair Golf Tournament
Due to the ongoing COVID-19, and with a heavy heart, we've made the decision to CANCEL the NGA-VT Golf Tournament for 2020. It will resume in 2021. Teams will be refunded. Please read the Leclair Family message here.
142nd NGAUS National Conference - CANCELLED
Cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Next NGAUS 143rd General Conference and Exhibition, 09-12 SEP 2021 in Charlotte, NC.
Registrations due 10 JUL 2020, Contact LTC Doran Metzger at 802-999-7675 for registration.
Fri27Aug2021Mon30Aug2021Las Vegas, Nevada
143rd NGAUS General Conference and Exhibition
Join us in Las Vegas for the 143rd General Conference & Exhibition. More than 2,000 Army and Air National Guard officers from all 50 states, three territories and the District of Columbia gather to connect, party and get down to business setting the NGAUS upcoming legislative agenda.
Sat23Oct20215PM - MidnightKillington Ski Resort
Annual Military Ball and Awards Banquet
2021 Capital Summit
NGAUS will be hosting one session of the 2021 Capitol Summit. The dates for this session is as follows: October 24-26. Space will be limited, each state may send one Army or Air Guardsmen to the summit.
Click here for more info.
24th Industry Day