Today, Oakridge Elementary School #students made the day for 25 #WWII, #Korean, #Vietnam, #Iraq and #Afghanistan #Veterans. These incredible #teachers prepared and #educated their #students on how to #honor and show these men and women how much they mean to us, for the 2d year in a row. NBC 6 was there to show it live! You can watch it at again at 5:30 and 6:00 pm this evening. Special Thanks to: NBCUniversal Veterans Network, Mission BBQ, Julia Bagg NBC 6, Donna Pilger Korn and all the #volunteers who made this special day happen. - C/O Ryan Paton
Check out our Executive Director's response to North Carolina placing 48th out of 50 and Charlotte placing 65 out of 100 on #WalletHub's "2016 Best & Worst Places for Veterans to Live" list. Thank you WCNC for allowing us to play a part in this important conversation! #VeteranAwareness #VeteranAdvocacy #WeloveCLT
This #MemorialDay our friends at Bokamper's Sports Bar & Grill are once again planning a celebration to support Honor Flight South Florida Inc. and our #veterans and #honor our fallen #Military personnel. We will have a table with brochures, application forms, donation bucket and T-shirts for sale. More details soon.
As we rejoice over the success of this weekends mission. We are reminded of so many that cannot participate on our trips for numerous reasons. Nominate them, we can BRING the experience to them in a VERY special way http://honorflightsouthflorida.org/nominate_VET.html
A heartfelt thank you to EACH and EVERY one who came out and helped out to make today possible we could not have done it without you. SPECIAL thanks to our Guardians. Let everyone know about your experience so they too can take part in a future mission. And to our partners at Miami International Airport - MIA and Miami Air International. #Guardians #Volunteers #MIASalutes #HonorFlight
We just got word that Burn Boot Camp - Charlotte, N.C. raised $6,500 today at their Boot Camp for Bridge Home fundraiser! This is their third time hosting this event and they've raised more each time, we are blown away! Congratulations and most importantly, THANK YOU!
Thank you Burn Boot Camp - Charlotte, N.C. for all your hard work in hosting another great fitness fundraiser for us! #BeTheBridge #BurnBootCamp #CharlotteVeterans https://www.instagram.com/p/BUUkyr2j5AN/