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NARFE Chapter 893 Springfield

P.O. Box 523118
West Springfield, VA 22152-3118

Welcome to SPRINGFIELD CHAPTER 893 of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association (NARFE). Being one of the largest chapters in the United States and located in the DC Metro area, we are privileged to have frequent opportunities to work with our State and Federal legislators, who are major proponents for Federal Employee benefits and rights, which include employee compensation, retiree annuities, health benefits, health care reform, and other benefits, all of which are subject to change as a result of restructuring of Government and weighing the costs of benefits.

Your membership in NARFE gives us a voice. So thank you! The Springfield “mixing bowl” is symbolic of our goal to bring together active and retired Federal employees, blending their talents and experience to work to protect our earned benefits.


Aerial view of Springfield Interchange in Springfield, Virginia,
May, 2007. By Trevor Wrayton, VDOT
We actively support the NARFE national agenda, a combination of legislation, regulatory changes and judicial actions, aimed at ensuring a secure future for our families and ourselves. At the same time, we host informative business meetings, host a Holiday Luncheon and Spring Luncheon, attend plays at the Little Theater of Alexandria, and fund research for a cure for Alzheimers with the Alzheimer’s Association of America.

We invite you to join us for our meeting which is held the second Wednesday of the month (September thru May) at the American Legion Post, 6520 Amherst Avenue, Springfield, VA. Click here for meeting times and directions.

Chapter 893 Activities!

We have scheduled the following program for our upcoming meeting:
         Join us on Wednesday, May 14 for our monthly Chapter Meeting: Local author, Robert F. Dorr, will speak about one of his 70+ books, "Mission to Tokyo". The takes the reader on a WWII strategic bombing mission from Tinian, a western Pacific Island, to Tokyo and back. Mr. Dorr will talk about the war itself and about his experiences in researching the war. He has a couple of surprises that may alter your understanding of history. Copies of "Mission to Tokyo" will be available for sale at the meeting

        Sign In and Social Time: 12:30
        Business Meeting: 1:00
        Program: ~1:45
Bring a friend and your questions!

And, before the meeting, join the "Lunch Bunch" at 11:30 at Springfield Restaurant and Pizzeria, 6416 Brandon Avenue, Springfield (703 451-4800). They offer a small buffet and many varied menu items. This 'before meeting' lunch provides a good opportunity to get together with other Chapter Members, make some new friends, and enjoy a nice outing. Contact the Ericksons 33eleanor@gmail.com or 703 768-4460 for reservations so that we can all sit together.



Check out these links for more information:

Meetings/Directions      Membership      Newsletters      Alzheimer’s     

Governing Documents     2012 Budget     Chapter Meeting Minutes     Chapter's First 40 years

Contacts:    Chapter      VA NARFE      NARFE      Legislators

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