Gold Star Dad Jim Frazier of Lake in the Hills, Illinois has been appointed the National SOL for Gold Star Dads of America. Jim’s son, Staff Sgt. Jacob Frazier USAF was KIA 29 March 2003 in Afghanistan. Jim’s day job is as the Northern Illinois SOS Coordinator so I am sure he will have no problem handling this position.
Gold Star Dads can contact Jim through the website members area or email Jim FrazierCongratulations Jim we look forward to working with you.
2013 Gold Star Hero Ride, Classic Music Jam and BBQ
Gentlemen mark your calendars on Saturday 15 JUNE 2013, that’s Fathers Day weekend. When southern California will erupt in a flood of sight & sound as 100′s of rumbling motorcycle rally to the first and we hope annual “Gold Star Hero Ride” featuring a Poker Run, Classic Music Jam and BBQ.
Riders will be forming at five (5) start points, (Riverside, Temecula/Murrieta, High Desert Victorville, Orange County, Fontana) all converging on the National Guard Armory and Fairmount Park in Riverside, CA. This is going to be an awesome event and our biggest, most important fund raising effort of the year.
Gold Star Dads – please contact me if you are interested in helping with the event in any way. We will need Gold Star family representatives at each of the five (5) Start Points and the fifteen (15) Card Stops, not to mention the event its self.
July 14, 2012 in Organization News
We are proud to announce a new Bronze Level National Partner. Raahagues Pheasant Club in southern California. We want to thank Tony Hendy and Pete Tiano the owners of Raahagues Pheasant Club for this great opportunity to partner and honor the Gold Star Dads and our OEF – OIF Injured Veterans.
During the 2012/2013 season Gold Star Dads of America will be sending 3 shoot teams to hunt the finest ringneck pheasant and chukars available on the 400 acre private ranch in Corona, California. Each of the three hunting trips donated by Raahagues will consist of two (2) OEF – OIF – OND Injured Veterans and two (2) Gold Star Dad. Also included is an experienced handler and hunting dog to make this a truly memorable experience.
For more information about the many services offered at Raahagues Pheasant Club please visit their websites.
We are proud to announce a new Bronze Level National Partner. RAM Duck & Goose specializing in Duck and Goose hunts in Northern California.
During the 2012/2013 Season Gold Star Dads of America will be sending up to 4 OEF – OIF Injured Veterans and 4 Gold Star Dads on all expense paid hunting trips they will remember for a lifetime. Each of the four hunting trips donated by RAM will consist of one (1) OEF – OIF Veterans and one (1) Gold Star Dad.
You can read all about RAM Duck & Goose and their sponsorship of Gold Star Dads of America and our Operation Noble Warrior project.