Vietnam Veterans of America

South Carolina State Council

Chapters in South Carolina

There are nine chapters in South Carolina and we always welcome the establishment of new chapters.  If you would like to start a chapter in your area please contact one of the Council officers (under the "officers" tab.)  For meeting details, locations, and map for any chapter meeting, please look on the calendar tab.

Listing 

 Chapter                            City             President              Phone              

303 Col. Jack Van Loan Columbia      Samuel Brick             (803) 546-4895 

email: sbrick2011@gmail.com

 

523 Foothills              Greenville      Pat Ramsey               (864) 232-4110  

email: plrvva523@bellsouth.net

 

644 Piedmont              Union               John E. Smith           (864) 674-5536

email: sixpack348@bellsouth.net

 
780 Low Country        Charleston       Douglas Marshall    (803) 210-6566     

email: dougmarshall1541@outlook.com  

 

828 Salkehatchie        Barnwell            Bobby Birt                 (803) 300-7276

email: roberthbirt@gmail.com

 

925 Grand Strand       Myrtle Beach     Rich Gregory             (843) 457-7232

email:  rgreg12229@aol.com

 

960                               Manning              Larry Reit                 (803) 410-0011           

email:  Reitld@yahoo.com             

 

1017 Roger Merck       Walhalla               Dave Bertges         (864) 973-8651 

email:   

1049 Westmoreland      Spartanburg       Larry Miller             (864) 663-9482  email:  vvachapter1049@yahoo.com

 

Chapter Meeting Information

 

Chapter 303              (Col. Jack Van Loan) Columbia

Contact                      Sam Brick,  (803) 546 4895, sbrick2011@gmail.com

Meet                           3rd Tuesday, 1900 hours (Free Dinner at 1800)

Place                           American Legion Post 6, 200 Pickens St.,  Columbia, SC

Mailing                        P.O. Box 2001, Columbia, SC 29202

 

Chapter 523               (Foothills) Greenville

Contact                       Pat Ramsey (864) 232-4110, plrvva523@bellsouth.net

Meet                            1st Wednesday, 1900 hours

Place                            Shrine Club, Beverly Road, Greenville, SC

Mailing                         P.O. Box 3862, Greenville, SC  29608

 

Chapter 644                 (Piedmont) Union

Contact                         John Earl Smith (864) 762-1121,  sixpack348@outlook.com

Meet                             3rd Thursday,  1900 hours

Place                             Post 22 American Legion Hut, 120 Scenic Dr. Union, SC

Mailing                          P.O. Box 1077, Union, S.C. 29379

 

Chapter 780                 (Marty Solvberg) Charleston

Contact                         John Tharp  (843) 709-8520,  tharpj@sc.rr.com

Meet                              2nd Monday, 1800 Hours

Place                              Fleet Reserve Assoc, 99 Wisteria Rd, Goose Creek, SC

                                        (Behind Habitat for Humanity Restore on Redbank Hwy and Hwy 52)

Mailing                           520 Folly Road #282, Charleston, SC  29412

 

Chapter 828                   (Salkehatchie) Barnwell

Contact                            Robert H. Birt, (803) 300-7276, roberthbirt@gmail.com

Meet                                 2nd Thursday, 1900 hours

Place                                 American Legion Hut, Post #91 Hwy 78, 2 miles east of Blackville, SC

Mailing                              P.O. Box 160, Barnwell, SC  29812

 

Chapter 925                     (Grand Strand) Myrtle Beach

Contact                             Johnny Gossett  (843) 240-4934, gmccormick@vva925.org 

Meet                                  1st Tuesday, 1900 hours

Place                               Golden Corral (meeting Room), 868 Oak Forest Lane, Myrtle Beach, SC 

Mailing                               P.O. Box 16142, Surfside Beach, SC 29587

 

Chapter 960                        Manning

Contact                                Larry Reit  (803) 410-0011,   reitld@yahoo.com

Meet                                     1st Thursday, 1900 hours

Place                                    American Legion Hall, Sunset Dr. at Glenwood St.,  Manning, SC         Mailing                                 P.O. Box 43, Manning, SC 29102-0043

 

Chapter 1017                     (Roger Merck) Walhalla

Contact                               Dave Bertges  (864) 973-8651

Meet                                    4th  Monday, 1815 hours

Place                                    New American Legion Post 124,  319 Kenneth St., Walhalla, SC

Mailing                                 VVA Roger Merck Chapter 1017, PO Box 1462, West Union, SC 29696

 

Chapter 1049                        (Westmoreland) Spartanburg

Contact                                  Larry Miller, (864) 663-9482, vvachapter1049@yahoo.com

Meet                                      2nd Saturday, 0830 hours at  First Baptist Church of N. Spartanburg

Place                                      (Church Hall)     8740 Asheville Hwy., Spartanburg, SC 29303

Mailing                                   VVA Chapter 1049, 4655 Howe Rd. Landrum, SC 29356

Links to Chapter WEB sites

Chapter 523   Greenville        www.vva523.com

Chapter 828   Barnwell           www.vva828bwsc.org 

Chapter 925,  Myrtle Beach    www.vva925.org

Chapter 960, Manning            www.vva960.webs.com

Chapter 1049, Spartanburg    Chapter1049