Montrose VA Hospital Undergarment Drive
Sunday, December 15th 2020, from 1pm to 4pm
at the John M. Perry Post (691 Rt. 340, Sparkill NY)
HELP NEEDED: the veterans at the Montrose VA Hospital are in need of the following:
T-SHIRTS – ANY COLOR - M, L, XL & 2X SIZES
BOXER BRIEFS - S, M & L SIZES
UNOPENED PACKAGES ONLY
Please drop the above donation items at our Post on Sunday 12/15 between 1pm & 4pm.
Or drop them at the Post on Fri 12/13 or Sat 12/14 between 3pm & 7pm while bar is open.
Please share the below undergarment drive flyer with your family, friends and other acquaintances:
Montrose VA Hospital Ward Party
Our post has reserved the following date with the FDR VA Hospital in Montrose NY:
Saturday January 18th, 2020 start time ~11am
Please look for further updates on this website or emails from Cmdr. Mart as the date approaches.
The typical ward party is a visit with 25 military veterans who are at the hospital for PTSD treatment.
Our American Legion post normally provides the following items as part of the ward party:
beverages, luncheon items, cake / home baked desserts, entertainment and a gift bag for each veteran.
As you shop over the upcoming holiday season, please consider buying some of the items on the below listing which can then be donated to our post towards the gift bags:
THE AMERICAN LEGION
JOHN M. PERRY POST #1044
RT. 340 SPARKILL, NY 10976
~Rockland County, Ninth District, American Legion Department of New York~
Since our charter in 1938, The American Legion John M. Perry Post #1044 of Sparkill NY, has been welcoming VETERANS from all branches of our Armed Forces. Today, we continue to welcome all men and women military personnel and their families serving our country.
Joining our Post enables you to continue serving your God, Country and Community. The John M. Perry Post #1044 mission is to implement the goals, aspirations, dreams, peace and blessings for our country, friends and families embodied in our preamble below.
~PREAMBLE TO THE AMERICAN LEGION CONSTITUTION~
For God and Country, we associate ourselves together for the following purposes:
To uphold and defend the Constitution of The United States of America;
To maintain law and order;
To foster and perpetuate a one hundred percent Americanism;
To preserve the memories and incidents of our associations in the Great Wars;
To inculcate a sense of individual obligation to the community state and nation;
To combat the autocracy of both the classes and the masses;
To make right the master of might;
To promote peace and good will on earth;
To safeguard and transmit to posterity the principles of Justice, Freedom and Democracy;
To consecrate and sanctify our comradeship by our devotion to mutual helpfulness.