The Military Affairs Committee of the Yuma County Chamber of Commerce meets the last Wednesday of every month at 0800 at the American Legion Post 19. The committee puts together the yearly YUMA MILITARY APPRECIATION DAYS and oversees the administration of the Armed Forces Park.
The Armed Forces Park is located at 291 Gila Street in Yuma, Arizona. The park is sponsored by the Yuma County Chamber of Commerce's Military Affairs Committee. It is the only park of its kind in Arizona and was constructed to honor those who have served in the Armed Forces, past or present. Granite plaques are engraved with name, rank, dates of service, and the service emblem. Plaques are $150.00 and can be purchased from the chamber, the link for the application is below.
Yuma Armed Forces Park Official Website & Interacive Plaque Finder:
Click here to visit the official Yuma Armed Forces Park website including interactive "Plaque Finder" showing every plaque and plaque location within the park: www.armedforcespark.com
Download the application here: YAFPPlaqueApplication04192016.pdf
Sponsored by Sam's Club
Program- University of Arizona-, Yuma Center of Excellence for Desert Agriculture
Location- Hilton Pivot Point Conference Center 310 N Madison Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364
Time- 6:30 AM
Hosted by Yuma Landing Bar & Grill
195 S. 4th Avenue
When: Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm