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How We Support our Military and Veterans

We support our troops

Family Readiness Group of C Company Appreciation Day which included a family banquet

York Memorial Army Reserve 254 QM Co. FRG picnic supported financial and manned the grills/ and served the soldiers and families

York Memorial Army Reserves 254 QMC Christmas Party - 2017

Care Packages to deployed soldiers

 

We support Gold Star Families

Medal of Valor and Memorial Services for Fallen Heroes who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Gold Star Garden benefit dance.  Donated $3300.00

Donated $500.00 to the Gold Star Garden maintenance fund.

White Table of Remembrance maintained in our Lodge.

 

We support Vets in Need

Benefit Pot Pie Dinner to help a female Vietnam Marine create handicap accessible home.

With community support, we were able to give $5000.00 to Habitat for Humanity - Vet Build 2010 on Company Street, York.

Collection of donations for the Veterans Drop-In Center.

Elks Welcome Home Kits for homeless veterans moving into apartment settings. 

 $700.00 donation of food, socks, knit caps and gloves to Local Feed the Vets group.

 

We support Elderly Veterans

Adopt a Pleasant Acres Veteran for the Holidays annually.

Veteran Hats and Thank You Certificates for Veterans in 11 nursing homes. 

Christmas cards and gift  to Veterans in Nursing Home care.

 

We support veterans at the Lebanon VA   Hospital

Annually sponsor a BINGO at Lebanon VA Hospital.

Provide comfort item and puzzle books.

 

 We support all York County Vets

All Vets to DC -  Organizer committee/ bus and tram sponsor

Annual Heroes Among Us Dinner Dance

Letter of Endorsement for National Vietnam Veterans Day

 

We participate/attend Community Events that Serve Veterans

Prospect Hill Cemetery – Flag Memorial Services annually

York Fair  “A Salute to Veterans” Tent—annually

Memorial Day Ceremony

 

Posted by: York, PA #213 (01/31/2018)


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