Clothing the Veterans:
On December 15th, we were able to help two disabled veterans. We treated them to a haircut, new clothes, a meal, fellowship, and a car service ride home to their doorstep. It was a pleasure to spend time with, and get to know such deserving men.
West Point Ceremony to Honor Cadets From Spartan Race:
Mike & Ralph went to West Point's Preparatory school to thank the special individuals who helped the team to complete their goal of finishing the race.
West Point Football Game 2016:
Ralph was able to invite some of his friends, who were also WW2 veterans. They all got to meet the other teams mascots, West Point Generals, and the West Point cheerleaders.
West Point Paint Ball Fall 2016:
For Ralph's 91 year, he wanted to be part of the West Point Paint Ball war game. His words to Michael: "I don't know how much longer I have, nor if I could do this next year."
West Point Paint Ball Spring 2017:
This event took place on a new field. Many new veterans were a part of this game.
West Point Football Game 2015:
This was Ralph's first West Point football game. Ralph got to meet all of the Generals of West Point, have dinner with them, got to see the locker rooms of the team, had the game dedicated to him, and walked away with the game ball.
Veteran Chow Down 2017:
Mended Swords helped to support the Veteran's Chow Down, along side with other charities including the New York Riders of Putnam County.
Spartan West Point 2017:
A link to an article about the event can be found here:
Memorial Day Weekend at Hyde Park:
For the 14th year in a row, Mended Swords was asked to participate in a military reenactment on FDR's estate in Hyde Park, NY.
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