THE NAVY LEAGUE of the THE UNITED STATES in PANAMA
Tuesday, February 01 2005 @ 07:38 PM UTC
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P.O. Box 1080-832
Panama City, Panama
JOIN THE NAVY LEAGUE
The Panama Council of the Navy League of the United States is one of 300 Councils
Worldwide of the Navy League which was founded by President Theodore Roosevelt at
beginning of the 20thCentury. The Navy League, with over 70,000 members, is unique among
military oriented associations in that it is a 100%civilian organization dedicated to the education
of the public on the importance of the maritime sector in the world and in support of the sea
services of the United States and other countries. The Panama Council of the Navy League was
chartered in 1961 and for 43 years has supported maritime activities in the Republic of Panama
including the Escuela Nautica de Panama and the Servicio Maritimo de Panama, as well as the
U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, the Coast Guard and the Merchant Marine. Membership in the
Panama Council is open to persons of any Nationality who are interested in Marine Affairs. You
need not have served in the Military to be a member of the Navy League
Annual Dues are US$50.00 per person or family. Benefits of membership in the Panama
Council of the Navy League include the following:
. Membership in both the Panama Council and the National Navy League which is
headquartered in Washington D.C.
. Subscription to the Sea Power Magazine, the monthly journal published by the Navy
League which has a broad range of articles on maritime subjects authored by respected
experts in their fields.
. Access to the Navy League Insurance Program which includes Term Life Insurance and
. Long Term Care Insurance Programs at attractive rates.
. 12 monthly dinners or other social events with interesting speakers or programs. The
dinners are normally held at the City Club in Panama City on the second Tuesday of each
Month. Members pay US$20 per dinner and guests US$25.
These meetings offer the opportunity network with a group of interesting people who are
active in the life of Panama in general and specifically in the Maritime industry.
Monthly newsletter containing information on Council activities and the Maritime
Industry in Panama
. Navy League members are entitled to discounts from Hertz, Alamos and Budget Rent a
Car Companies, Dell Computers, Hewlett Packard, Choice Hotels International. Orbitz
On Line Travel, Cruise America and FTD Flowers, among other.
To join the Panama Council of the Navy League fill in the application below and send it
along with your check for US$50 on a Panamanian or U.S. Bank made payable to the
"Panama Council of the Navy League" to P.O. 1080-832, Panama City, Panama or
phone the Navy League office on 236-3940 or 236-2784 and we will send:a messenger to
pick up the application and your check
APPLICATION FOR MEMBERSHIP IN THE PANAMA COUNCIL OF
OF THE NAVY LEAGUE OF THE U.S.
Home Phone_________________________ Work Phone__________________
Date of Birth____________________ Nationality________________________
The current Board of Directors of the Panama Council of the Navy League is composed of
President: Howard Wenzel
First Vice President: Dr. Charles Garcia
Vice President-Programs: Betty Goldstein
Secretary: Dr. Wallace Snyder, Treasurer: David
Wilson, Asst. Treasurer: Conrado Young
Judge Advocate: Sandra Snyder, Directors At Large:
Alex Psychoyos and Tom Duty
Immediate Past President: Rick Roman
U.S.Embassy and Navy Liaison: Cdr. Jose Morales USN