Homes for Our Troops in North Tonawandaby Allison Whalen
I am writing on behalf of Homes for Our Troops; a non-profit organization that builds specially adapted homes for the service men and women that have been severely injured in combat after September 11, 2001. We are preparing to build a home for LCpl Paul Schaus in
While on his second deployment, Marine Lance Corporal Paul Schaus was left a double amputee after stepping on a landmine during a firefight with insurgents in
On July 27-28, 2012 we are hosting our Build Brigade, when we will begin construction on the veteran's home and we will go from foundation to a weather tight shell. We would love to have Amherst Chamber and its members involved in this event to help welcome LCpl Schaus to his new home! On Friday, July 27 we will kick of the Build Brigade with an Opening Ceremony and we will begin construction immediately after the ceremony. I have attached our event invitation and event flyer for you to share with your members as well as anyone who may be interested in this project. For this event, we are looking for volunteers as well as food and beverage donations to help support the construction efforts. I look forward to the opportunity to work with the
Thank you very much and I look forward to hearing from you!
508-823-3300 ext 209