RCASA’s Wednesday Upcoming Events: 1st Annual Fredericksburg Area Military Appreciation Day
In Sexual Assault Awareness on November 10, 2010 at 8:00 am
The Virginia Wounded Warrior Program for Health Planning Region I is hosting the first annual Fredericksburg Area Military Appreciation Day on Saturday, November 13, 2010 at the National Guard Armory (1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Fredericksburg). It is a free informational fair for area veterans and their families.
Paul Galanti, Commissioner of the Virginia Department of Veterans Services, a Vietnam Veteran and prisoner of war, will be the guest speaker. The day will include free food, children’s activities, and live entertainment. A silent auction will benefit the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program (through the Veterans Services Foundation) and Operation First Response.
According to Camilla Schwoebel, Regional Coordinator, “The event will provide information on services available in our area for veterans, service members, and their families. We look forward to this becoming an annual event to recognize our military and their families for all that they do.”
Entrance to the event will be limited to those with military identification, DD214, or a photograph of themselves or their child in uniform.
For more information, please contact Camilla Schwoebel, Regional Coordinator, at 540-373-3223, ext. 3085. To learn more about the Virginia Wounded Warrior Program in our area, please visit www.nwvawoundedwarrior.org