31st Annual Valor Awards | Arlington Chamber of Commerce Arlington, VA

Date: 4/17/2013
Time: 11:30 AM TO 2:00 PM

Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall
Fort Myer Officers' Club
214 Jackson Avenue
Fort Myer, VA 22211


Phone:
(703) 525-2400


Event Description:
The Valor Awards ceremony honors members of the Arlington County's Police, Fire, and Sheriff Departments who have exemplified extraordinary heroic actions and exceptional performance in their duties. Join us in rewarding their efforts by registering today!

Unable to attend, but want to contribute? You are attending but would like to give a little extra? If so, you'll be happy to know that we are accepting donations to the event, which will help cover costs for seats for the award winners and their families! Suggested amounts are available for you to choose from but if you'd like to contribute a different amount, you may do so by calling the Chamber directly. The donation options are listed on the same page as registration. Simply click on the "register" icon above.

Our emcee for the afternoon is WJLA's own Brian Van De Graaff. Brian is currently the main weathercaster on weekday mornings for WJLA’s sister station News Channel 8. He also provides daily forecasts for Washington’s Number 1 rated morning drive program on WTOP-FM. Prior to his current role, he forecasted the weather for Good Morning Washington and ABC 7 News at Noon for 7 years.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS:

Grand Sponsor
Virginia Hospital Center

Select Sponsor
Dominion

Premier Sponsors
Association of the U.S. Army
Cardinal Bank
John Marshall Bank
Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority

Benefactor Sponsors
Arlington Community Federal Credit Union
BAE Systems
Virginia Commerce Bank

Patron Sponsors
BB&T
Technology Management Inc.
TW Telecom

Directions:
Fort Myer, Virginia, is located across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C., adjacent to Arlington National Cemetery. You may enter Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall via two gates: the main gate, Hatfield Gate, accessed off of Washington Blvd. at the South 2nd Street Bridge or Wright Gate, at the corner of North Meade Street and Marshall Drive.

Download the Parking Map for detailed information about parking. The parking lot adjacent to the Officers Club has limited spaces. Attendees are encouraged to park at the Summerall Field parking lot, off of Sheridan Avenue, where the northern-most section of the lot has been reserved exclusively for Valor Award attendees.

FROM THE SOUTH ON INTERSTATE 95:
Inside the Capital Beltway, 1-95 becomes 1-395. Proceed north toward Washington. Take Exit 8A (7 miles inside the Beltway), marked "Washington Blvd., Route 27." Bear left on the ramp, following the signs. Exit Washington Blvd. to the right at the exit marked "Fort Myer Only."

FROM THE WEST ON INTERSTATE 66:
Proceed on 1-66 inside the Capital Beltway. Take exit 26 (7 miles inside the Beltway) marked "Route 110 South, Pentagon, Alexandria." Pass the Iwo Jima Memorial on your right, then immediately turn right onto Marshall Drive and continue 3/4 miles to Fort Myer gate.

FROM THE NORTH ON THE CAPITAL BELTWAY (I-495):
Immediately after crossing the American Legion Bridge into Virginia, exit to the right onto the George Washington Memorial Parkway, toward Washington, Exit 43-44. Merge onto the Parkway, then take exit toward US-50. Merge onto Arlington Blvd/US-50. Proceed west in the right lane to a ramp for Ft. Myer Drive/Meade Street. Make a left turn, pass by the Iwo Jima Memorial on your left, proceed to the stop sign and turn right into Ft. Myer.

FROM D.C.:
Take 1-395 out of the city and into Virginia. Pass the Pentagon and take Exit 8 for Washington Blvd. Proceed on Washington Blvd and take exit marked "Fort Myer Only" on the right.



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