TRAVIS SPOUSES CLUB NEWSLETTER
Can you believe it's November already!?
We had a great month of October and November will be even better as we prepare for the Holiday Season!
This year, the Travis Spouses Governing Board elected to giveaway experiences at each of our member's socials. Experiences that will allow you to explore our local area and enjoy the company of your significant other or a friend. We truly hope you enjoy every opportunity to participate at our socials or our volunteer opportunities!
If you have a Facebook account, please add the Travis Spouses' Club Member's only group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1369593773153848/
Together We're Better!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR TSC MEMBERS!
Travis Spouse’s Club (TSC) owns and operates the Travis Community Thrift Shop (TCTS). All of the profits earned at the Thrift Shop are exclusively used for charitable causes to benefit Team Travis, the local community, military service-related organizations and the TSC scholarship fund for graduating seniors and military spouses.
TSC also operates and manages the No Bounds Boutique located inside the Travis Community Thrift Shop. We offer low cost formal gown rental and its available to anyone with base access.
We are located at 560 Hickam Ave Building #247. The Parking/Entrance is off Waldron St.
We need YOU!
The Travis Community Thrift Shop is an excellent opportunity to help give back to Travis Air Force Base community and to make new friends! Volunteers have to be at least 14 years old and have base access.
If you would like to volunteer, but are unable to come in during our business hours, we offer volunteer opportunities that will allow you to take inventory home for you to prepare to be sold at the Thrift Shop!
To sign up for a shift or two this month please follow the link below: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4FA8AE2EA2F4C52-travis2
This past month we started the make-over project of the Travis Community Thrift Shop. We are organizing our spaces making them functional and allowing us to add volunteer opportunities, such as administrative, and certain functions that can be performed from the comfort of your home.
If you have questions, please feel free to reach to us via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
$1,000 awarded to Travis Air Force Base's Hispanic Heritage Association
$750 awarded to the Travis AFB Organization, The Peak and its mission of providing a safe environment for Airmen. The Peak Internet Cafe, is a place for young servicemembers to socialize and have fun in an environment specifically designed for them. The café is hosted by Travis' Chapel One and it’s completely free of charge for them.
$1,000 awarded to Blue Star Families in support of the National Chapter that sponsors quarterly events. Please like the Facebook Group: Travis AFB Blue Star Families for more information on monthly and quarterly events in our area.
Travis Spouses Club Upcoming Events
6 NOVEMBER - 11:00am-1:00pm. Annual Photo Fundraiser. See below for more information.
11 NOVEMBER - HOLIDAY AT THE TRAVIS COMMUNITY THRIFT SHOP / CLEAN UP DAY. 11:00AM-2:00PM
13 NOVEMBER - "COFFEE, PLEASE' SOCIAL 9:30AM. All welcome! We will have our governing board meeting at 10:00am with a special guest!
13 NOVEMBER - 6:00PM Stockton Heat's Seats for Soldiers program has donated 20 tickets for our Travis AFB Members. Please check our TSC Member's Facebook Group for sign up information.
27 NOVEMBER - 12:00PM PILATES INTRO. Please check our TSC Member's Facebook Group for sign up information.
2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 NOVEMBER- MAHJONG MINI-CLUB - 10:30AM. Meets every Tuesday, Mini Club Lead: Joanie Reagan
TRAVIS SPOUSES CLUB SOCIALS 2021-2022
Travis Spouses Club October Events
Travis Spouses Club hosted two wonderful socials in October, as well as supporting Team Travis by participating in two base wide events!
BUNCO Social was hosted at Heretic Brewery and Distillery. Such a fun game that allows everyone to interact with every members present at the social!
ROAD TRIP TO WINTERS! Winters is a small city located in the western Sacramento Valley.Our first stop was a tour and relaxing hour at Zen Terra Spa! A gorgeous spa located in historic downtown Winters. Zen Terra is a Spa unlike any other. Zen Terra is your place for relaxation and wellness. We also toured Hotel Winters. Oversized guest rooms with high ceilings, courtyard with water lounge, rooftop bar, on-site restaurant, and full-service spa offer luxury with a touch of small-town charm. We ended our social having lunch at a local restaurant.
Travis Spouses Club Members & Travis Community Thrift Shop Volunteers participated in the Travis AF&RC Spooky Road event as well as the Trunk-or-Treat at the Travis AFB Heritage Museum! Special thanks to Nancy and Ben Busler for being the force behind these two events! Thank you to all the volunteers that participated.
TSC Annual Family Photo Mini Session Fundraiser
Our 4th Annual Mini-Photo Shoot fundraiser is back by popular demand!
This is a great opportunity to take family photos before the holiday season. This photo sessions are perfect for families with children! 5 minutes is more then enough time to capture moments.
Our amazing photographer will send you a link to the photo album. You'll choose and receive 3 edited images, and the opportunity to purchase additional photos at a very affordable price directly from our photographer.
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Your seat selection indicates your appointment time.
Payments are not reimbursable, transferred is allowed until October 30. Sessions will take place rain or shine.
In the event that it rains, the session will be move to an indoor location!
Please arrive early. You are welcome to walk the ground before or after your scheduled appointment time. This is a great area to have a picnic with your family!
Since 2004, Operation Cookie Drop brings Holiday Cheer to dorm residents who are away from home during the Holiday season. Held on the first Wednesday of December, volunteers from all over the county join forces, year after year, to help bring this event to life.
Travis Air Force Base houses approximately 1200 dorm residents. Dorm Resident are single airmen who are new to the military. For most of these young airman, this is their first holiday season away from home.
COVID-19 has given us the opportunity to revamp the program with safety measures in mind while still providing a token of appreciation to our young dorm residents.
Help us reach our goal of providing a gift to all of our Travis Air Force Base dorm residents!
Gifts will include: $5 gift card, prepackaged sugar cookie, package of hot cocoa, candy cane, holiday card, a mug, and most important, a message of support from our community members!
Click below to adopt an Airman this Holiday Season!
TRAVIS AFB EVENTS
$40 Membership Dues covers your TSC Membership for the 2021-2022 Year, which runs June 1 to May 31st.