Executive Committee for 2019-2020
President – Elaine Hall
1st Vice President – Lou Frenette
2nd Vice President – Lourie White
Treasurer – Malcolm Smith
Secretary – Maryanne Hipfner
Poppy Chair – Lourie White
Membership Chair – Matt Benson
House Chair – Graham Warden
Service & Seniors – Lou Frenette
Ways & Means – Lesley Bernard
Sgt. At Arms – Jim Scott
Sports - Jan Whitehead
Entertainment - Elaine Hall
Immediate Past President - John Fisher
Special Events - Sylvia Preston
Chaplain - Padre Ellie Clitheroe
At Branch 479...
“No one is a stranger ~ just a friend we haven’t met yet.”
We are a non-profit veterans organization.
Membership is available to all Canadian citizens and Commonwealth subjects as either Ordinary, Associate or Affiliate members.
Our major undertaking is our Annual Poppy Campaign to promote
All funds collected during this campaign are used solely for the assistance of veterans, ex-service personnel and their dependants who are in need.
We support community and seniors programs, youth, sports and Cadets.
We operate THE VETERANS RESOURCE CENTER.
The center will assist veterans to find the agencies & services that can get them whatever help they need.
Our Service Officer is available for whatever help a veteran needs.
The center is open to all veterans in the Niagara Region. It offers a place to meet, have a coffee and the opportunity to chat with other veterans.
“If You Love Your Freedom, Thank A Vet”