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WELCOME TO THE WASHINGTON, D.C. CHAPTER OF THE ROCKS, INC.

Established in 1974 


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The Washington, D.C. Chapter of The ROCKS, Inc. provides mentorship, scholarship, fellowship, and professional development to National Capital Region Senior ROTC Cadets; all active duty, reserve, and national guard component commissioned officers; and, senior Department of the Army Civilians. 

Our activities support the missions of the National Board of The ROCKS, Inc., the United States Army and other United States Uniformed Services.  We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming events!


Next Chapter Meeting

  
Thursday, January 17, 2019
6:30 p.m.

Year in Review and THE ROCKS, INC. Chairman:
Brig. Gen (Ret.) Lawrence E. Gillespie, Sr., U.S. Army



(6:00 p.m. Networking Social)


Memorial Chapel (Fellowship Hall)
Fort Myer, VA


If you are interested in sponsoring a chapter meeting please click here: 

Meeting Sponsorship

Thank you for your support! 

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Wreaths Across America Cleanup - Community Service


Want to volunteer? 
The D.C. ROCKS, INC. will help with the
Arlington National Cemetery Wreaths Across America Retirement (i.e. cleanup)


Who: All D.C. ROCKS and their Families & Nonmembers (all ages)

What:
Wreaths Across America Cleanup

When:
Saturday, 19 January 2019 from 0800 until Completion

Where:
Meet-up at Old Post Chapel in Fort Myer, Virginia NLT 0830

Why:
To Remember, Honor & Teach - "Honoring the graves of those who served"

NOTE:
Volunteers are encouraged to bring a broom with long handle, rake or rope to carry the wreaths.

POC: Dr. Michelle A. Jefferson, email at dcrocksmembership@gmail.com


Wreaths Across America



Winter Coat & Cold Weather Gear Drive 



The Washington, D.C. Chapter of The ROCKS, Inc.

Cordially invites you to donate during our
Winter Coat & Cold Weather Gear Drive

Hypothermia & Homelessness:
D.C. ROCKS, Inc. Helping to Combat the Winter Months

Who: All D.C. ROCKS and their Families & Nonmembers (all ages)

What:
Winter Coat & Cold Weather Gear Drive 

When:
Drop-off Donations at Chapter meetings (17 JAN and 21 FEB)

Where:
Fort Myer Memorial Chapel (Fellowship Hall) (NLT 1930)

Why:
To Help Local Homeless Shelters Combat Hypothermia During the Winter

NOTE: They especially need: M
en’s Coats XL & up, Hats, Scarves, Gloves, Blankets & Sleeping bags.

POC: Dr. Michelle A. Jefferson, email at dcrocksmembership@gmail.com

 

Membership Corner




The D.C. ROCKS offers a multitude of committees for you to get involved and support the vision and objectives of The ROCKS, Inc. in 2019.

The committees require leadership and volunteer support. Interested?


Please i
dentify a committee below and contact COL Flowers or LTC Stanley to find out how you can support the D.C. ROCKS today! 

Asterisk (*) denotes Committee Chair needed. 
*WAYS & MEANS (FUNDRAISING)
MEMBERSHIP
PUBLICITY
SCHOLARSHIP
*NOMINATING
*MILITARY INSTALLATION & ACTIVITY
MENTORSHIP
*PROGRAMS
*LEADERSHIP OUTREACH
*FINANCE
HOSPITALITY

AWARDS

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Congratulations to the following members for their hard work and support of the Washington, D.C. Chapter of THE ROCKS, Inc.

2018 West Hamilton Dinner Awardees

Lifetime of Leadership:
MG (Ret.) George Alexander

Solid ROCK of the YEAR:
COL (Ret.) Barbara Wooten

Junior ROCK of the YEAR:
CPT Leona Monroe

West Hamilton:
LTC Stephen Stanley


Volunteerism:
COL (Ret.) Andre Barnes

LTC Tilisha Lockley
MAJ Samri Davis
LTC Michelle A. Jefferson
CPT(P) Ylonda Cuffie
LTC Kimberlee Short
CW5 Yolondria S. Dixon-Carter