Often our veterans are forgotten and need a little help or an uplifting thought. Many in their later years find themselves in the hospital or nursing home with no family or support system during the holidays. Our community can thank Veterans by remembering them at Christmas time with a simple gift.Continue reading
Abendschone Chapter, NSDAR participated in the State Society’s Veterans Shoe Box Drive 2020
The Veterans Shoebox Drive is a way we can thank our veterans for their service to our country, protecting us, and keeping us free and to let them know they are not forgotten during the holidays.
In 2019 over 1850 holiday wrapped shoeboxes were given to veterans, men and women. This year 39 Shoe Box gifts boxes were donated to Veterans from Abendschone Chapter.
The members of the Abendschone Chapter NSDAR met at the Equity Bank in Eureka Springs Thursday, May 9, 2019.
The featured speaker was retired Air Force Major Gary Norris. He gave the background information regarding the June 6, 1944 D-Day invasion on the beaches of Normandy, D-Day: Operation Overlord.
The success of this massive effort of the WWII Allies helped deliver the soon-to-be defeat of Nazi-Germany in Western Europe.
Pictured are Abendschone Chapter NSDAR Regent, Margaret Scobee and Major Gary Norris.
The 2018 Osage District Meeting hosted by Abendschone Chapter on Saturday, July 28, 2018 held a baby shower.
Donations valued at over $700 were taken to Veterans Health Care of the Ozarks, for women veterans. Continue reading