Wreaths Across America

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REMEMBER the Fallen. . . HONOR those who Serve. . . TEACH our children the value of Freedom.

Please help our group raise funds by clicking the red “Donate” button to sponsor wreaths to be placed at the Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery . . . It is easy!

Clicking the red “Donate” button will take you to the Chris and Mary Bush Fundraising Page. There, if you’d prefer to donate via a specific member you can search for the member’s name and click the red “Donate” button next to their name.  If you would like to volunteer to participate in the wreath laying ceremony, you can click the “View” button next to the cemetery name.

Thank you so much for supporting Chris and Mary Bush’s Fundraising Page and Wreaths Across America!

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Everyone Recruits One

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Post 178 has experienced outstanding growth during our 2-½ years of existence and we thank each of you for your continued membership and support.  We are now over 255 members, still growing each day and we must continue to grow!

Our members are the #1 reason for our growth and we are asking each of you to continue to support the post by recruiting just one new member before December 31, 2016.

Our Membership Committee led by Vice Commander Larry Marshall is ready to help you and can be contacted at lgm24_8@msn.com or 469-222-2333.

Thank you for your honorable service to America and your continued support of Post 178
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Only 2 Days Remain to Donate

Saturday December 17th is the date we will place wreaths on the graves at DFW National. Our problem is we need more donations.  Last year we placed wreaths on only 30% of the grave sites.

The deadline to make a donation is just 2 days away on November 28th.

A donation of $15 will furnish one wreath. 

An easy way to donate is to go to honordfw.com.  This website will ensure all donations go to support wreaths at DFW National.  

Relayed message from – Mike Baird, Post 178 Wreaths Across America Fund Raising Chairman

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1st Division Newsletter

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Veterans Bowl Free @ Main Event

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*Valid for active duty and retired military personnel. Veteran must show proof of military service with either a military ID card, Veterans Affairs card or discharge papers. Valid Friday, November 11, 2016 from open to 3pm. Offer includes one hour of bowling for veteran and up to 4 guests. Includes free shoe rental for veteran and four guests. Limit one per day/per center/per military member. Main Event reserves the right to place up to five people per lane. Not valid with any other offer. Not valid on group reservations. Not good for cash value. Other restrictions may apply.

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October Newsletter

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Coach Was Furious When His Players Disrespected National Anthem, So He Does THIS To Teach Them A Lesson!

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Newsletter – July 2016

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Hillwood provides generous donation to 2016 Boys and Girls State Program

HillwoodFrisco American Legion Post 178 wishes to thank Hillwood Properties, developer of Frisco Station for their generous donation to send Frisco 11th grade boys and girls to the 2016 Texas Boys and Girls State program in June.

American Legion Boys State is among the most respected and selective educational programs of government instruction for high school students. It is a participatory program where each student becomes a part of the operation of his local, county, and state government

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American Legion Auxiliary, Peter J Courcy Unit 178 founded

Aux_EmbFRISCO TEXAS – The American Legion Auxiliary, Peter J Courcy Unit 178 was recently organized and elected their officers. American Legion Auxiliary Unit 178 will be led by Phyllis Sutton, President.

President Sutton stated “The vision of the American Legion Auxiliary is to support American Legion Post 178 and become the premier service organization and foundation of Frisco and surrounding communities providing support for our veterans, our military, and their families by shaping a positive future in an atmosphere of fellowship, patriotism, peace and security”.

A woman who is eligible for membership in The American Legion is also eligible to join the American Legion Auxiliary. Additionally, the mother, wife, daughter, sister, granddaughter, great-grand-daughter, or grandmother of members of The American Legion, and deceased veterans who honorably served in the United States Armed Forces during the war-time eras as specified by Congress are eligible for membership.

Full details can be found on our website https://friscolegion.org/ala/or by contacting Phyllis Sutton – suttonpa@gmail.com, Cell 972-567-8951

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