COLUMBIA, SOUTH CAROLINA

                                        CHAPTER  87        

                                                                   

  NATIONAL ACTIVE AND RETIRED FEDERAL EMPLOYEES ASSOCIATION

NARFE'S MISSION STATEMENT

NARFE'S Chapter 87 of Columbia, South Carolina was founded  in 1952 for all  ACTIVE and RETIRED Federal Employees,  their spouses and survivors united to preserve their economic security and  well-being.

 

NARFE’S objectives are to:

 

Sponsor and support legislation to protect the benefits 

and general welfare of its members 

 on issues such as health benefits, retirement, etc.;

 

Inform members about legislative issues, primarily retirement income and Health  care benefits,

taxation and COLA’s;

 

Strengthen the political influence of current and future federal retirees through NARFE-PAC,  

a political action committee;

 

Cooperate with other organizations seeking to accomplish

 similar  legislative goals;

 

Work in partnership with the Office of Personnel Management to answer questions related to retirement benefits;

 

Foster public recognition and appreciation of government service, and

 

Contribute to the well-being of local communities.

 

 










 

 

       Recent posting date:    September 3, 2021   www.87.scnarfe.org

 

 

 

 

NOTICE

Chapter meetings for September 10, 2021 through December 10, 2021 will continue to be held by a virtual format.  A virtual format enables members to join the meeting in one of two ways:  (1) A member may call into the meeting by a provided telephone number and passcode or (2)  A member may use an electronic device such as a smartphone, IPAD or Computer to download an application and join the meeting via a video connection.  A notice is sent, prior to each meeting, to members with detail instructions on how the member may join the meeting.  Anyone desiring to join the meeting and needing instructions may contact NARFE Chapter President William Toney by email (wtoney@sc.rr.com) or by cell phone at 301-526-2873. 

 

CHAPTER

MEETING

LOCATION

(SEE  NOTICE)

 

NARFE CHAPTER 87, Columbia, South Carolina  holds it's monthly meetings on the Second Friday of each month beginning at 11:00 a.m.  Seawell's Restaurant, 1125 Rosewood Drive in Columbia, directly across from the entrance to the South Carolina State Fairgrounds. Doors open at 10:45 a.m.

No reservation required.

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Guest Speakers

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September 10, 2021

 

Dr. Jane Kelly,

Asst. SC State

Epidemiologist

 

"COVID-19 Vaccine Update"

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October 8, 2021

 

Sheriff Leon Lott

Richland County Sheriff's Office


"Open Carry & Move Right Laws"

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November 12, 2021

 

Dori Burgess, Program Director, SC Alzheimer's Association

 

"Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month"

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December 10, 2021


Holiday Music/

Entertainment


HO,  HO,  HO

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Please plan to arrive and register early.

 

 This is a buffet luncheon meeting.

Price: $14.00

Cost includes choice of hot or cold beverage, salad, various entrees, vegetable selection, rolls  and dessert.

 

 

CHAPTER OFFICERS

 

PRESIDENT

 William M. Toney

1st VICE PRESIDENT

2nd VICE PRESIDENT

Charles (Randy) Herald

3rd VICE PRESIDENT

Linda Toney

SECRETARY

 Loraine Montgomery

TREASURER

Robert Shear

 Executive  Committee

Elaine Von Eck 

Executive Committee

Thomas K. Daniels

Executive Committee

Nellie Bodenhamer

Executive Committee

Eddie Adams