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Ohio's first color guard for special needs children and adults.

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  • MVACG Practices for Fall Guard MVACG practices will begin on July 11 from 6:30-7:30PM at Jane Chance Elementary.Looking ahead for winter guard season 2017: MEPA Championships are April 1-2, 2017; WGI is April 6-8, 2017. Please mark your calendars.Enjoy your summer!
    Posted Jun 6, 2016, 8:13 AM by MiamiValley AdaptiveColorGuard
  • MVACG Info & Sizes Election resuts: President - Diane Pressel, Vice President - Gretchen Jansen, Treasuer - Bob Pressel, Secretary - Carl Miller, Guard Representative - Cathy Barnes MVACG will be purchasing jackets for the performers, so I need you to send me your child's jacket size.  Parents will have the option to buy jackets for themselves & anyone else. Send me the sizes of anyone who would like a jacket along with your child's jacket size. I will get back with you as soon as I have price for parents/families jackets before we make the order. Your MVACG child's jacket will be paid for by MVACG. Respond to this email with sizes by June 1.Looking ahead for winter guard season 2017: MEPA Championships are ...
    Posted May 1, 2016, 9:50 AM by MiamiValley AdaptiveColorGuard
  • WGI Practice & Performance info Saturday, April 9 WGI at Nutter Center - Please read carefully as there are some time changes.Arrive at Jane Chance Elementary for practice at 9:00 AM sharp. It is important to be there on time so we can practice, dress, and allow for travel time to Nutter. We will practice first and then dress.  We will leave JCE and drive to Nutter. Drive around to the back of Nutter Center to the entrance that says McLin Gate 9. Handicapped parking is in front of that entrance. Go through the doors, down the hall, and turn left. You should see Cathy & staff in that area.    Performance time is 11:45.After the performance the shirts & bowties will be collected and ...
    Posted Apr 6, 2016, 3:30 AM by MiamiValley AdaptiveColorGuard
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  • IRS 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Status!! The Miami Valley Adaptive Color Guard is now classified by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) tax exempt non-profit public charity.   As such, the MVACG is exempt from Federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.   Furthermore, charitable contributions made to the MVACG are deductible under section 170 of the Code.  Although the IRS determination was made May 28th 2014, the effective date of exemption is August 1st 2013. Our 501(c)(3) exempt status is retroactive to the acceptance of our Articles of Incorporation with the State of Ohio.  As such, charitable contribution made to the guard after Aug 1st 2013 are tax deductible.
    Posted Jun 2, 2014, 5:51 PM by MiamiValley AdaptiveColorGuard
  • Thank you Colorguardfloors.com! Colorguardfloors.com is sponsoring the MVACG with their generous donation of an entire 50'x40' ft tarp floor for our 2014 winter guard show!  In addition, they are also providing us the same fast free shipping all of their customers receive anywhere in the U.S.!   Don't hesitate to contact their friendly sales agents with your show flooring needs.  Whether you are a performer or instructor,  check out their free Guard Zone: one of the best collections of colorguard resources for students and instructors everywhere including guard clipart, forms, news, hot tips, design resources, and guard gear.   Thank you, colorguardfloors.com! 
    Posted Jan 13, 2014, 5:58 PM by MiamiValley AdaptiveColorGuard
  • MVACG is now officially a Non-Profit Corporation! The Office of Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted has generated this message in accordance with your requested subscription to the Business Filing Notification System. A DOMESTIC NONPROFIT CORP - ARTICLES with the effective date of August 01, 2013 has been added to the records of 'MIAMI VALLEY ADAPTIVE COLOR GUARD', Charter Number 2218946. You may review the filing in detail using this link to the Business Searches on the Ohio Secretary of State website: http://www2.sos.state.oh.us/pls/bsqry/f?p=100:7:::no:7:p7_charter_num:2218946
    Posted Aug 2, 2013, 10:05 PM by MiamiValley AdaptiveColorGuard
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