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BOM 2019.pdf

Date:  January 18, 2019
Time:  6:00 PM
Location:  Founders Inn

5641 Indian River Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23464

A Night at

The 'Best of the Mess' competition is neither sponsored nor endorsed by Department of Defense or Department of the Navy. The military personnel participating in this competition are doing so in their personal capacities.

The Chief Petty Officer Scholarship Fund is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) publicly supported charity organization, incorporated under statute by the Commonwealth of Virginia and registered with the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Affairs for the legal solicitation of charitable donations. Any questions or inquiries as to the operations and functions of this organization should be directed to

The CPOSF shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, or religion in the administration of any of its educational, admissions or employment policies, programs and operations

Tickets on sale Now!!!

Come help us raise money for the Chief Petty Officer Scholarship Fund.‍


Great Food, Silent Auction, 50/50 Raffle, Fun and Dancing! Tickets $45

(all tickets must be purchased in advance)

Must be 18 years of age and older to attend.


2019 Competing Teams

USS Arleigh Burke

USS Abraham Lincoln

USS Harry S. Truman

USS Gerald R. Ford

Naval Station Norfolk

Dam Neck Galley

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Last Year's Winner:

USS Gonzalez (DDG-66)
 (Due to Operational  Commitments the Gonzalez will be unable to compete this year)


Guests can also call

757-366-5700 to book reservations under this group.

Founders Inn has rooms for the

"Best of the Mess" Guests‍

‍‍January 18-19, 2019.  


Best of the Mess  Presents


2019 In-Kind Donations Form

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