Welcome to Ohio VVA Chapter #717
VVA CHAPTER #717 welcomes all our brothers and sisters who served in Vietnam between February 28, 1961 and May 7, 1975, or in any duty location between August 5, 1964 and May 7, 1975. Joining VVA allows you to connect with other veterans, stay up with the latest on special events.
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA CHAPTER 717
We are located in Northeast Ohio, in Summit County.
We meet on the first Tuesday of every month at 6 pm in the Ellet Community Center.
2449 Wedgewood Drive, Akron Ohio 44312.
Chapter 717 officers and Trustee’s for 2017:
President - James Oakes - (330) 844-3584
Vice President - Dale Zickefoose - (330) 807-8120
Secretary - Kurt McDowell - (330) 564-7567
Treasurer - Bob McCullough - (216) 276-7576
Trustee - Charles Glisson
Trustee - Dave Pickens
Trustee - Tom Knepp
Trustee - Larry Godfrey
Trustee - Charles Cetnarowski
Chaplin's - Charles Glisson & Dave Pickens
Photo of Chapter 717 at Vietnam Veterans of America-Buckeye State Council Bench Dedication