On August 9, 2017 a 2017 Ford Flex was donated to the Omaha VA Hospital for patient transportation. The van purchase was made possible from money donated by Masons and the Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star across Nebraska to the Masonic Veterans Partnership (MVP). The fob for the van is shown being passed to Mr. Don Burman, Director for the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System, and Mr. Mike Jackman, the DAV Department Commander, by WB AJ Johnson Personal Representative to the Grand Master and Chairman of the Nebraska MVP Committee after the fob was handed to WB Johnson by MW Rick Myers, Grand Master of the Masons of Nebraska.
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Pictured left to right: Mr. Don Burman, Mr. Mike Jackman, WB AJ Johnson, and MW Rick Myers.
This photo shows both of the Ford Flex vans that have been donated to the Omaha VA Hospital since the Grand Lodge migrated from the Change for the Troops Program to the Masonic Veterans Partnership Program. The vans are used to provide veterans with transortation to and from the VA Hospital. Pictured from left to right: RW Ron Stites, MW Rick Myers, and WB AJ Johnson.
The square and compass and the Grand Lodge are prominently displayed on the 2017 Ford Flex donated by the Nebraska Grand Lodge from money donated by Masons and the Grand Chapter Order of the Eastern Star across Nebraska to the Masonic Veterans Partnership.