Base Cleveland Veteran News

Friday, October 27, 2017


Prepared and distributed to Veterans and supporters of those who served 

Special Events

  • Winter Clothing Program:  the Cuyahoga County Veterans Service Commission is again providing winter clothing for eligible Veterans and dependents.  Verification for eligibility requires County residency for 90 days; DD214; verifiable financial need; social security card; and, photo identification.

Registration for the program that begins Oct 2, 2017 can be made at the downtown Cleveland office at 1849 Prospect Avenue, VAMC Wade Park and Parma CBOC.  For information, call 216.698.2600.

  • First annual VFW Auxiliary #2533 Holiday Crafts, Vendor and Bake Sale.   Scheduled for Saturday, November 4, 2017 10 AM – 4 PM at the VFW post at 3791 W. 150 Cleveland, OH.  Please call 440=759=6032 to join us as a vendor or for more information.  All table rental fees go towards supporting of VFW and our Veterans
  • Annual Veterans Day Ceremony and Parade. The City of Cleveland will partner and host the annual Veterans Day ceremony and Parade at 11 AM Friday, November 10, 2017 in the Rotunda of Cleveland City Hall.  A limited number of display tables are available to Veteran support groups interesting in displaying or presenting information to the attendees.  Please contact Marty Flask at telephone 216.420.7606 or to reserve a spot.  First come, first served.   Note:  The Red Cross , VA Medical Center, USO, Homeless Veterans Outreach, Court of Common Pleas Mentor Program and VA Vet Center have already reserved a table.

The Veterans Day Parade will step off from the steps of City Hall at approximately 12:30 PM, immediately following the ceremony.

Parade Registration:  The deadline for entering your organization, vehicle or float is 1 PM Wednesday, November 7, 2017.  For more information, contact Paul Tuggey at telephone 216.952.2884.

  • Cleveland Military Ball

The Cleveland Military Ball will be held November 18th, 2017, 6 – 11 p.m. at the Crowne Plaza at 5300 Rockside Road, Independence, OH

For additional information and tickets:

Read more here: Base Cleveland Veteran New – 10.27.2017

Thank You Veterans