2018 Events

U.S. Vietnam War Veterans Pinning Ceremony

U.S. Senator Pat Toomey and State Senator Bob Mensch are holding a ceremony honoring U.S. Vietnam War Veterans.  The event will recognize and honor Vietnam Veterans of the 24th State Senatorial District with a special Commemorative Ceremony.  The 2008 National Defense Authorization Act authorized the Secretary of Defense to conduct a program to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam  War and coordinate, support, and facilitate programs and activities of the Federal, State and Local governments in commemoration of the Vietnam War.  A special Vietnam Veterans’ lapel pin has been produced and will be distributed to attending veterans.

In order to attend the event, the pin recipient must be a United States Veteran who served on active duty in the United States Armed Forces at any time during the period of November 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of stationing location.  Questions regarding the event can be directed to Senator Mensch’s district office at 215-541-2388.

Registration is required for this event.  You can register by calling 215-541-2388.  Veterans may register themselves and one guest.

Date: April 12, 2018
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Red Hill Fire Company Banquet Hall
82 East 5th Street, Red Hill, PA 18076


Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) Seminar

Senator Mensch is pleased to invite parents and students to an important informational event for students who would like to attend a college or university.  This event will feature special guest speakers from the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) and they will focus on how to apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and how to manage student loan debt.

Date: May 8, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Boyertown Area Senior High School Auditorium
120 Monroe Street, Boyertown, PA 19512

This event is free and open to all ages and grades. Please call 215-541-2388 or email srasmussen@pasen.gov to register for the event.