4th Annual Poker Run to benefit K9s FOR WARRIORS
Date(s) - 08/19/2017
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
American Legion Post 202
7441 State Rd 21
Keystone Heights, Florida 32656 (map)
August 19, 2017WHAT:
The American Legion Riders Florida Chapter #202 in Keystone Heights, Florida is holding a community event to support K9s For Warriors on August 19, 2017.
American Legion Post 202 / 7441 State Rd 21, Keystone Heights, FL 32656
August 19th, 2017
Registration: 8-10am; Kickstands up: 10:30am
“The unfortunate, staggering fact is, every day 22 veterans returning from combat take their lives,” said Rory Diamond, Executive Director, at K9s For Warriors. “The K9s for Warriors training program not only provides our soldiers with a live-saving gift, but it is also an opportunity for peer to peer support with other servicemen and women who suffer from similar issues.”
About K9s For Warriors
Founded in 2011 as a 501(c) 3 organization by Shari Duval, K9s For Warriors is dedicated to providing service canines to our warriors suffering from post-traumatic stress, traumatic brain injury and/or military sexual trauma as a result of military service post 9/11. Our goal is to give a new leash on life to rescue dogs and military heroes, empowering warriors to return to civilian life with dignity and independence.
The event is being organized by American Legion Riders Chapter 202.
Visit our Facebook page for more information: https://www.facebook.com/pg/ALR202/events/
For more information about K9s For Warriors visit www.k9sforwarriors.org or follow us on Facebook and Twitter.