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Kindred Hospice Fort Worth to Conduct Veteran’s Pinning Ceremonies at Several North Texas Area Locations

Kindred Hospice Fort Worth to Conduct Veteran’s Pinning Ceremonies at Several North Texas Area Locations

WHO:     Kindred Hospice Fort Worth

WHAT:    Will conduct pinning ceremonies for local military veterans from

WHEN:   November 8th through November 10th, at the following times and locations:

WHERE:   

Fort Worth                                                    Village Creek Nursing Center                       November 8th @ 1:30 p.m.

Fort Worth                                                    Sunrise Senior Living                                           November 9th @ 10:00 a.m.

Flower Mound                                              Rosewood Assisted Living                                  November 9th @2:00 p.m.

Eagle Mountain                                            Heartis                                                                   November 10th @11:00 a.m.

Lake Worth                                                   Lake Lodge Nursing & Rehabilitation               November 10th @2:00 p.m.

WHY: …

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Christmas Toys for Veteran Families

Christmas Toys for Veteran Families

Holiday Resources for Veterans & Families

Need a little help making the holidays special this year? Here are some amazing organizations in the Fort Worth and Haltom City that are helping veteran families have a great holiday, along with some inexpensive holiday activities around the Tarrant County area.

Christmas Toys for
Veteran Families
 
Cowboy Santa

Qualifications: 

Have children between birth and 12 years of age
Live in Tarrant County on a limited income.
Register for Cowboy Santa Here >>

DFW Metroplex Toys For Tots

Connect with organizations in Fort Worth who are giving out
Toys for …

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Volunteers Needed – Cowtown Stand Down Event

Volunteers Needed – Cowtown Stand Down Event

7th Annual Cowtown Homeless Veteran Stand Down

Stand Downs provide supplies and services to homeless Veterans, such as food, shelter, clothing, health screenings and VA Social Security benefits counseling. Veterans can also receive referrals to other assistance such as health care, housing solutions, employment, substance use treatment and mental health counseling. They are collaborative events, coordinated between local VA Medical Centers, other government agencies and community-based homeless service providers.

If you would like to reserve a table or volunteer, please contact me by email  ShannaB.Ruppert@va.gov , no later than …

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Volunteers Needed – Historic Cemetery Clean Up

Historic Lost Cemetery Clean Up Project!
Sat, Sept 19 – 9am
Can you help?

This is Kennedale’s only African American cemetery.  The upkeep of this cemetery has been neglected for years. None of the graves have ever been documented on the Texas cemetery website.  There are also veteran graves in this cemetery.

The Kennedale Histrocial Society is leading this community outreach, but needs your help.

We are meeting at the First United Methodist Church
(229 West 4th Street, Kennedale, TX 76060)
parking lot at 8:45am on Sept 19.

We will caravan over to …

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Caliber Collision Recycled Rides – Nominate a Hero

Caliber Collision Recycled Rides – Nominate a Hero

Caliber Collision Recycled Rides is looking for nominations for Carry The Load 2015. Caliber Collision has committed to gifting 5 refurbished vehicles in Dallas and 1 in Austin to local, deserving military veterans and others in need at the Carry The Load events on Memorial Day 2015. Please submit a nomination for someone deserving. Nominations for the Dallas and Austin areas only, please. Nominations will be accepted through May 1, 2015.

Recipient must be available to attend the Carry The Load event in Dallas (May 25th) …

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Volunteers Needed – American Trooper Richardson

Volunteers Needed – American Trooper Richardson

American Trooper Resale in Richardson,TX NEEDS VOLUNTEERS!

This Saturday and most any other day! We are always looking for extra hands to help in our warehouse. Please contact Deanna 760-985-1149 for more details.

Also Crock Pots have been requested by Veterans who have received services from American Trooper.

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Volunteers Needed – Veterans Employment Legal Clinic (non-lawyer)

Volunteers Needed – Veterans Employment Legal Clinic (non-lawyer)

Veterans Employment Legal Clinic – Non-Lawyer Volunteers Needed!

We will need some volunteers for this event to help check in Veterans who are pre-registered. That will include verifying Veteran status and additional information from the registration. Please respond to me if available or with names of those you might know who are willing to help. CONTACT: Scott Smith – ahelpfulpeer@gmail.com

 

Search our Veterans Resource Guide to connect with more organizations offering legal help to veterans and their families.

 

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Volunteers Needed – Whole Foods Give Back Day: Help out Carry The Load

Volunteers Needed – Whole Foods Give Back Day: Help out Carry The Load

Carry The Load is an amazing non-profit helping restore the true meaning of Memorial Day while providing critical support to other non-profits serving veterans, military families, and First Responders.

CTL is looking for men and women to help them on April 21st at “Whole Foods Give Back Day” (Whole Foods on Park Lane & Central Expwy), preferably wearing your uniform.  You’ll “carry the load” for shoppers by bagging their groceries and helping them to their vehicles.  It’s a lot of fun and CTL gets a portion …

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Military Veteran Interviews for Internet TV Show Project

Military Veteran Interviews for Internet TV Show Project

Paul Husar addressed the American Legion Peter J Courcy Post 178, concerning his Internet TV Show that will document the personal experiences of Veterans who served from 1945 to 1975. Interviews are concerning the Berlin Airlift, the Korean War, the Cuban Missile Crisis, and Vietnam.

If you are interested in volunteering to be interviewed for this program please contact Paul directly at: Paul F. Husar, 972-756-931 or tven194575@gmail.com

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Volunteers Needed – The Mission Continues 1st Platoon Dallas

Volunteers Needed – The Mission Continues 1st Platoon Dallas

 

The Mission Continues 1st Platoon Dallas @ Thomas Edison Middle School

The University of Texas Center for BrainHealth has honored us by collaborating to help out this Dallas middle school, by painting and moving in new furniture. Join us this Saturday March 14th, 2015, from 9 a.m. till 1:00p.m. to boost the morale for the teachers and students. Any artists and kids are welcome!

 

 

 

Please sign up on our Facebook page : https://www.facebook.com/1stPlatoonDallas .

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