GREAT RIVER HONOR FLIGHT
Members of the Pike County Missouri 4-H program presented Great River Honor Flight with a donation of $2,182 from a spaghetti dinner they put on last November.
Kim Krogmeier, President of the Pen City Cruisers in Fort Madison and Jerry Krogmeier, Treasurer present Great River Honor Flight Chairman, Carlos Fernandez with a $100 donation.
A local 4-H organization donated money for future vets to take the trip on the next great river honor flight.
A large firearms auction and sportsman show brought hundreds at the Oakley Lindsey Center in Quincy.
Another local group stepped up to the plate Thursday to help the Great River Honor Flight.
With the 4th of July only a few days away, County Market in Quincy is doing something different this year to raise money for the next Great River Honor Flight.
For the second year, hundreds came out to a large Barbecue event in Shelby County, Missouri to raise money for the great river honor flight.
At Salem Church in Quincy they held a "50’s" style drive-in to raise money for the Great River Honor Flight.
Organizers raised money for veterans to take the honor flight in the future Saturday.
Veterans and their guardians met Sunday for a pre-flight meeting ahead of the 48th Honor Flight, which is next Saturday.
The following veterans will be taking the next Great River Honor Flight on June 9, 2018.
I want to say again thank you for making it possible for my father to be honored on the trip to DC that you and others generously made possible.