The Gold Star Dads Secret Santa Project
Well, another year has come and gone and Gold Star Dads of America has been blessed by 100’s of volunteers and donors throughout the year so it was time to give back a little. By comparison to other years Secret Santa Project 2016 was small in its reach but equally powerful in the impact it made on deserving families.
Camp Hope PTSD Foundation – Our Christmas party at Camp Hope was a great success and today we just had a few left over requests for bicycles for the youngest family members and Gold Star Dads just happened to know a source that provided just the right sizes, thank you Daron. Continue reading
Viva Vocé Victorian Carolers preform “Jingle Bells” with the help of our Warrior children at the Gold Star dads Camp Hope Christmas party.
The 2016 Camp Hope Christmas Party has come and gone but what a Joyous event it was. This event was truly a pleasure to put on and we look forward to doing it next year and as long as you will have us. Continue reading
Old Guard Veterans Appreciation – 16 million Americans served in WWII, less than 1 million survive today. Often called the “Greatest Generation,” World War II Veterans are dying at a rate of almost 600 per day in America. We have freedom and democracy throughout the world today because of them.
Mr. & Mrs Robert Pattee with Michael & Lynn Klasno and SSG Tiffony Oldham at Old Guard Veterans Appreciation Dinner Dec. 10, 2016. photos credit Steve Brack
Every one of them deserves to be thanked for their service, dedication and sacrifice and we have a very narrow window of opportunity left to honor them. So with that in mind we set out to Honor some of these amazing men and women. Continue reading