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1974-2017 (43 Years!) 

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The Washington, DC Chapter of The ROCKS, Inc. provides mentorship, scholarship, fellowship, and professional development to National Capital Region ROTC Cadets; active duty, reserve, and national guard component commissioned and warrant officers; and, GS-12 Civilians and above. 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 as we celebrate 43 years!

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2017 DC ROCKS-NNOA Joint Holiday Social

Annual Program


Thursday, December 14, 2017

7:00 p.m.

Fort Myer, Virginia
Patton Hall Officer Club, The Abram and Chaffee Room

We would like to cordially invite all members of The Washington DC Chapter of the ROCKS, Inc. to come out for a time of fun and fellowship with our shipmates of the DC Chapter of the National Navy Officer Association (DCNNOA) during this holiday season. 

This event is strictly social and it's free to all active members.

Attire: Business Dress (Coat & Tie)

Annual Program


Congratulations to this year's D.C. Chapter award recipients!

Junior ROCK of the Year:
CPT Demetria Elosiebo, ARNG

ROCK of the Year: 
COL Jennifer Wesley, USA

Bobby B. Burke Award:
LTC (Ret.) Linda Emerson, USA

Lifetime Achievement Award:
COL (Ret.) Dorene Hurt, USA

Certificate of Volunteerism
MG (Ret.) Robert Gaskill
COL Eric Flowers
COL (Ret.) Angie Hemingway
MAJ Stephen Stanley
CPT Lakeisha Matthews

We sincerely thank and appreciate all the event sponsors and donors! 

The Association of the United States Army

MG (Ret.) George Alexander
MG (Ret.) Robert Gaskill
BG Aaron Dean
BG (Ret.) Earl Simms
COL (Ret.) Andre Barnes
COL (Ret.) Duane DeVance
COL (Ret.) Dorene Hurt

COL (Ret.) Tommy Osborne
 CPT Ylonda Cuffie
Ms. Fannie Allen