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November 11 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday, November 11, 2019
9:00am to 11:00am
Spanish River Athletic Complex @ deHoernle Park
1000 Spanish River Blvd
Featuring veterans groups and resources, City officials, music by Ft. Lauderdale Highlanders and Boca Raton Community High School Band; drills by Boca Raton Community High School NJROTC; and Boca Raton Police and Fire Honor Guards. Also explore a Veteran Resource Fair, enjoy FREE breakfast for veterans, and take part in a special medallion ceremony to honor those who served.
For both events, the City of Boca Raton is once again teaming up with Forgotten Soldiers Outreach, a local non-profit, to offer an area where attendees can write a letter to a soldier and where goods may be donated to create “We Care” packages to be sent to deployed soldiers.
Needed items include foil tuna packs, individual packs nuts/dried fruits, individual packs of drink mixes, ramen noodles, trail mix, snack/breakfast bars, oatmeal/grits packs,crackers, hot chocolate, microwaveable ravioli, mac & cheese, snack storage bags, gallon storage bags, scotch tape refills, Q-tips, tissues, baby wipes, lip balm/chapstick, baby/foot powder, insect repellent wipes, tampons, bar soap, mouthwash, toothpaste, toothbrushes, dental floss, hand sanitizer, disposable razors, and shave cream packets.
Admission is FREE for both events.
For more information, please call 561.393.7807