Welcome to the Tri-County Council Vietnam Era (TCCVEV) site.



Thank you to the many ticket sellers, purchasers, workers, donors, attendees ....and the list goes on and on.



And the BIG WINNERS are:

Mike Vennard takes the HARLEY…

$1,000       Peter Nardolillo

$500          Robert Bryant

Congratulations to our winners and a MAJOR THANK YOU to all our supporters. We couldn’t do it without you. Hope to see everyone next year, be healthy & stay safe... Bob K


"China Beach...and we don't have to go back to Vietnam to celebrate there!!!"


                    Here is our Harley that will be raffled off this year...           its a lot of high quality machine...what a beauty and tickets aree only $10 each, but we are selling out.

To WIN this... have to have purchased the lucky one of these

      ...and here's this year's shirts



We have a limited supply of shirts.

Sizes   M, L, XL $15.00 each               Sizes 2X, 3X, 4X $17.50 each

Want a shirt or a few ?

For shirts call AL (518) 466-8771 or Jack (518) 235-4254 or Bob (518) 573-1497 and one of us will get them to you.


Where can we get Harley Tickets?

Albany Area

Call AL (518) 466-8771 or Jack (518) 235-4254 or Bob (518) 573-1497 and we'll get them to you...or visit one of our supporters:

East Berne, NY 

 Helderberg True Value                                                                          865 Helderberg Trail (Rt 443)                                                          East Berne, NY 12059


East Greenbush, NY 

  Smokin Joe's bbq,(formerly Mothers)                                                10 Troy Rd.                                                                                 East Greenbush, NY 12144

Fort Ann, NY 

 McDermott’s Harley Davidson                                                  4294 U.S. 4                                                                                       Fort Ann, NY 12827                                               

Not in the area, Call Bob at (518) 573-1497 or send me a message and we'll get them to you.

Thank you for your support...TCCVEV


The 77th Annual Convention of the American Gold Star Mothers, Inc., Department of New York will be held in Rochester, N.Y. this April. A very significant way to support our Mothers and their families is to purchase an ad in the convention journal.

    Journal Ad Rates:

     Full Page Ad-       $ 120.00

     Half Page Ad-           65.00

     Quarter Page Ad-      35.00.

 You may place an ad by sending a check made out to AGSM and a camera-ready copy to:

    GSM Rita Hasenauer

    56 Dunbar Road

   Hilton, New York 14468.


Journal Ad deadline is March 10, 2013.


 Thank you... Don

  Gold Star Mothers Department Of NY Executive Board Officers 2012/2013

Front Row (l to r): Mary Ellen Schramm, Mary Crusie, Vivian Allen, Candy Clemens, Rita Hasenauer, Ann Davis, Michele McNaughton and Mary Burgen.

Standing (l to r): Mary Ellen Jackowski, Renate DeAngelis, Debbie von Ronn, Yolanda Lopez, Carrie Farley, Holly Baker and Chrys Kestler.


Some of the Gold Star Mothers and Friends who attended TCCVEV's China Beach in 2012

Tri-County Council VietNam Era Vets (TCCVEV) of Albany NY has their fundraiser called
"China Beach" each August as a day-long Bar-B-Que. In keeping with their constant
generosity and support, they always invite Gold Star families as their special guests.
Pictured are some of the Moms and Sisters who attended this event on 8/11/12.








 4 (standing) Rev Charlene, GSM (TCCVEV's Chaplin), & Mayor Jerry Jennigs



 6 Rev Charlene, GSM & Mayor Jerry Jennings