Important Information about ALA Virginia Girls State

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The dates of ALA Virginia Girls State are
Sunday, June 19 – Saturday, June 25, 2016.

 

The theme of 70th Session 2016 is ALA Virginia Girls State, We Proudly Sing our Song!

 

Did you know that Virginia Girls State is a program of American Legion Auxiliary? Read the history behind the program


 

Application Process

Delegates are selected by local units of the American Legion Auxiliary whenever possible. Each ALA local unit determines its own process for selecting delegates and contacts the high schools in its area. If your school hasn’t been contacted by a representative from the ALA District or a local unit then you may follow the steps below for help with the application process.

  1. Using the map below, locate your hometown or high school to determine your district.
  2. Contact the registrar of your district via email for the assistance with the application process.

District Contact Name Email
First & Second Anne Starke tannestarke@msn.com
Third Cheryl Shine ishine4jc2@yahoo.com
Fourth Suzzann Pittman jack-suzzann01@outlook.com
Fifth & Sixth Sallie Rossman sabrossman@comcast.net
Seventh & Eighth Joan Joyce djjj@embarqmail.com
Ninth & Tenth Sallie Rossman sabrossman@comcast.net
Eleventh Martha O’Brien marthaobrien@tds.net
Twelfth Ginny James alaginny@msn.com
Thirteenth Kathy Smith smithkathy1950@aol.com
Fourteenth & Fifteenth Pearl Klingebiel derrygirl2012@yahoo.com
Sixteenth Linda Altstaetter laltstaett@aol.com
Seventeenth Loretta Smith pdploretta@verizon.net

Girls State has 750 poppies made by veterans at the VA hospital in Hampton.
We proudly wear these gems.