Join us as we celebrate our family, friends, and neighbors in the military with a day filled with great music, laughter, and fun!
22in22: Stop Soldier Suicide presents
VET FEST 2018
Saturday, September 29, 2018
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Town of Whitehall
801 Mapleton Ave.
- Civilian, Military & First Responder 5K and Family Walk
- Parade to Honor our Veterans
- Music Festival
The mission of 22in22 is to connect the military and civilian communities in order to better equip our active duty and veteran military for life. We do this by supporting the non-profit Stop Soldier Suicide, Inc. and their mission, educating the community about the needs of our warriors, and engaging the community to take action.
Registration is now open for the 8th Annual Easterseals Caregivers Conference!
Or call to complete your registration over the phone.
Community Outreach Assistant
Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore
DOVER – Beth Rosebrooks, Community Engagement Director of Team RWB (Red, White and Blue) will serve as guest speaker at the Delaware Veterans Coalition’s bi-monthly meeting on Monday, July 23, at 7 p.m. at FOP Lodge #3, 1584 Kitts Hummock Road, Dover.
A Navy veteran, she served during the Cold War as an Ocean Systems Technician Analyst within the IUSS (Integrated Undersea Surveillance System) as part of the nation’s anti-submarine warfare effort.
RWB’s nationwide mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Team RWB has two chapters in Delaware, one above the canal (Team RWB Northern Delaware) and a Kent and Sussex chapter (Team RWB Dover). Their bright red shirts with the white and blue eagle are often seen at local 5k races, volunteering at community events or just walking briskly through Brecknock Park in Camden every Saturday morning carrying Old Glory with pride. Visit www.teamrwb.org for more information.
Mrs. Rosebrooks is Land Services Manager for the Delaware Department of Transportation and is a member of the Delaware Women Veterans Monument Committee. The monument will be dedicated November 3, on the grounds of Legislative Hall. She also serves on the planning committee for the upcoming 10th Annual Veterans Stand Down on September 21, in Dover.
The Delaware Veterans Coalition is a non-profit, nonpartisan organization created in May 2011 to advocate with Delaware elected officials on issues that affect all generations of First State veterans. It meets bi-monthly on the 4th Monday beginning each January. Membership is not required to attend meetings. All honorably-discharged Delaware veterans are eligible to join.
Visit www.DelawareVeteransCoalition.com for more information.
You are invited to a complimentary demonstration to learn more about
Equine Assisted Counseling and Learning Demonstration
Date: Aug 7, 2018
Time: 9:00-10:30 am
Place: Little Bit Acres
17054 Fitzgerald’s Rd.
Lincoln De 19960
Barn is on September Way, between RT 113 and Calhoun Rd.
This is an opportunity for you to EXPERIENCE Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Personal Development
- Learn about how this model is assisting military members and their families grow and heal
- Ask questions and schedule your own event!
RSVP requested: 302-593-1378
It’s that time of the year! Dover International Speedway is providing an awesome opportunity to service members and their families.
USO Delaware is distributing NASCAR tickets for the May 6 Spring Race!
Tickets will be distributed to current military and their immediate dependents (limit 4 per family) Tickets will be distributed out of the USO Delaware center located on DAFB in building 150 from 8am-8pm (while supply lasts).
Service members of the Delaware National Guard and 512th: please contact your public affairs office for instructions on obtaining your tickets.
The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall is coming to Easton, MD at VFW Post 5118 May 31, 2018. It will be viewable until June 6, 2018.
Opening ceremony and scheduled speakers will start on 01 June 2018 to 05 June 2018.