Veterans Clothing Drive
Saturday 1/5/2019, 9am to 3pm, at the Perry Post
Please drop off new and lightly used men's and women's clothing, including shoes.
The donated items will be brought to FDR Veterans Admininstration Hospital in Montrose, NY.
There are veterans in treatment at Montrose that have little to no clothing of their own.
Montrose VA Hospital Visit
Saturday 1/12/2019, meet at Perry Post at 9am.
We'll be visiting Montrose Hospital to provide lunch and entertainment for 25 veterans being treated for PTSD.
We'll gather at the Post, pack gift bags to be given for each of the veterans, then load up our cars.
We'll car pool over to the hospital, set up and convene a lunch, then to be followed by entertainment that was a bit hit during our Jan 2018 visit.
Come join us for this event.
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.