Projects supporting Connecticut Veterans BH TEAM FREEDOM 2017
SUPPORT - May 28th 🇺🇸Stamford’s Annual Memorial Day parade will take place on Sunday May 28, 2017 at Noon. Beginning on Summer Street & Hoyt and travelling south to Atlantic St to end at Vet’s Park. PLEASE ATTEND! Honor & remember those from our community who have served our country.
Armed Forces Day - Flag planting w/VFW July - Flag Collection August - Flag Cleaning
Guitar Drive for CT VA Healthcare - "Six Strings for Soldiers" Music Therapy Program, Female Veterans Recognition Dinner & Gifts. Donations of winter coats, hats & gloves Donations of furniture & household items for homeless veterans moving into homelessness. In the works - No more hungry veterans - food plan w/local restaurants, Flag planting on Armed Forces Day and Flag collecting at end of summer with VFW (flags for veterans at local cemeteries). Toiletry Drives for Veterans at CT VA Female Veteran Recognition Ceremony at the CT VA West Haven (raffle gifts)
Until 5/17 - Public Drop off bin at Twin Rinks, Stamford CT Toiletry Drive for the CT VA Healthcare Center West Haven, CT
COMFORT ITEMS may include travel size: shampoo, conditioner, body wash, bar soap, shaving cream, disposable razors, baby powder, baby oil, deodorant, tooth paste, lotion, cotton swabs, sanitary napkins, face wash, toothpaste, and tooth brush, lip balm, denture cream, denture cleaner, brush/comb.
ALSO - Gift Cards: $10 and $25 cards to Stop & Shop, Walmart or other Grocery Stores. $5 and $10 cards to restaurants such as Burger King, Dunkin Donuts, McDonalds and others.Passes for Movies, Bowling and Sporting Events.