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State of the Lodge: May 2022
The year 2022 has gotten off to a shaky start with a war in Ukraine and COVID-19 still having an impact around the globe. Law Enforcement everywhere still faces many challenges—in two short weeks we will remember over 500 members of our profession lost in the line of duty during 2021. Troubling numbers to say the least, but we must honor them during Police Week May 9-15. Tent City will be active and open May 13-15 at RFK Lot #8. Please visit the site with your friends, family and colleagues...

April 2022 National FOP Auxiliary Informer
Below is the link to the April National FOP Auxiliary Informer, which includes my report as 2nd VP of the National FOP Auxiliary and a report from your National Trustee, Mirella Arroyo. Mirella's report provides information regarding our Local Law Enforcement Memorial Service coming up on May 9th at 11:30 am in front of DC MPD Headquarters. Grand Lodge FOP Auxiliary Informer Link: (https://national.fop.net/auxinformerapril2022) Please take a moment to review the Informer as it has a lot o...

March 2022 National FOP Auxiliary Informer
Please find the link for the March National FOP Auxiliary Informer below, which includes our National Trustee, Mirella Arroyo's report. My report as 2nd Vice President of the National FOP Auxiliary is also included. Grand Lodge FOP Auxiliary Informer (link: https://national.fop.net/auxinformermarch2022) The FOP is hosting a St. Patrick's Day party on March 13th at the FOP from 11 am to 6 pm. Our Auxiliary will be selling corned beef sandwiches. We will also be selling some of our mercha...

Blue Moral Wellness Seminar
Presented by the DC FOP Wellness Committee. This is designed to help provide resources to members, families, Labor Units, and Agency Leadership. Come and hear leaders in the Wellness Community on how to reach out and identify those who may need assistance with coping with stress and issues that impact performance and home environment resulting from events they have encountered while in service to the Community and/or everyday life. Learn about “Blue Morale” and how you can develop p...

September 2020 DC FOP Auxiliary Report
From Bonnie Cannon: The September 2020 National FOP Auxiliary Informer is online, including our own DC FOP Auxiliary report! For the first time in 7 years I am not able to attend the FOP Auxiliary Fall Board meeting which is being held in Jacksonville, FL recently. I have been provided with the Fall Board Auxiliary Meeting Handbook which includes all of the participating state Auxiliary reports of activity from the past year including the report I submitted for our Auxiliary. It also inc...

August 2020 DC FOP Auxiliary Report
Hello from the DC FOP Auxiliary!! We hope everyone is continuing to have a nice Summer and we pray everyone is doing well. We were notified that our annual crab feast that was to be held in November will have to be cancelled due to COVID-19. We unfortunately expected this to be confirmed at some point but hoped things would change. With the help of one of our Auxiliary members, Marianne Griffin, who is a travel agent, we have started a raffle to win a cruise for next Valentine’s Day, depa...

THE NEW VETERANS COMMITTEE
On December 12, 2018, the general membership voted to establish a Veterans Committee. At the March 11, 2020, general meeting, the membership concurred with President G.G. Neil's appointments to the newly-established committee. The Lodge's Veterans Committee will provide a strong voice and representation—within the Lodge's structure—to promote the welfare of Members, Auxiliary, and Associates who are veterans. Edward Holland (Chair) Lou Cannon Richard Miller GG Neil Alfonso Ortiz Tho...