2013 Travis County & City of Austin Veterans Day Parade & Capitol Ceremony

Plans for the 2013 Travis County and City of Austin Veterans Day Parade and Capitol Ceremonies are under way. We are seeking to add to the committee a few good men and women volunteers to make this year's celebration a success. If you are an independent, motivated and dedicated worker interested in giving your time and commitment to honor those who have fought so valiantly for our freedom, then we want you. Opportunities are available for both leaders and volunteers in the following areas:

• This year's theme
• Marketing advertising
• Media Relations
• Website Design and Development
• Parade / Applications Data
• Identifying Honorees
• ROTC unit and Band Solicitation
• Vehicle from car dealers
• Contacting schools districts, colleges and universities
• Capitol Ceremony
• Parade notices to all businesses along Congress Ave.
• PA system for the Reviewing stand.
• Street banner application
• Essay Contest

Additional meetings through to Veterans Day are as follows:

Committee meeting July 9th and 23rd, 2013
Committee meeting August 13th and 27th, 2013
Committee meeting September 10th and 24th, 2013
Committee meeting October 8th and 22nd, 2013
Final Committee meeting before the Parade November 5th, 2013
Veterans Day Parade (Monday, November 11th, 2013)
After action meeting TBD for December 2013

If you have special talents or interest that you feel would be useful to the Veterans Day Parade, contact:
Olie Pope at olie.pope@co.travis.tx.us or call (512) 854-9340