Projects supporting Connecticut Veterans BH TEAM FREEDOM
Everyone is invited to attend Thunder on the Sound to honor veterans & active military and to benefit Veterans Park. If you'd like to be on the BH Team please wear your BH Volunteer T-shirt and arrive noon on 9/30 under the pavilion.
SPRING/SUMMER 2019 PLANT FLAGS Armed Forces Day - Flag planting w/VFW. We plant at Woodland Place Cemetery Stamford, CT. We begin at 9am.
PARADE 🇺🇸Stamford’s Annual Memorial Day Parade will take place on the Sunday before Memorial Day at Noon. Beginning on Summer Street & Hoyt and travelling south to Atlantic St to end at Vets Park. Honor & remember those from our community who have served our country.
July - Flag Collection. DATE TBD August - Flag Cleaning. DATE TBD
PAST PROJECTS 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)
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.