Our Freedom - Their Courage - Honoring our Warriors
A fundraiser event supporting wounded service members through the nonprofit organization Wounded Warrior Project™
This event will be held November 10th, 2013 at the Mulberry Arts Studios located at 19 – 21 N. Mulberry Street, Lancaster Pa 17603 from 11am – 4pm. The event will showcase 30 + vendors. Come tackle your holiday shopping while supporting small, local businesses and our troops! Over 40 great raffle items will be available to win such as passes to Ski Roundtop, tickets to Mary Poppins at the Fulton Theater, and a party certificate from Laserdome among so many others - the cost for six raffle tickets is $5 or an arm length is $10. Do you love Zumba? If so join one or both of our Zumbathon sessions, 11:30 – 1:00 & 2:00 – 3:30, cost is $10 for each and includes a bottle of water. S.W.O. – Susquehanna Wrestling Organization, live music, manicures, massages, microderm abrasion, and art from local veterans will be on site. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project™.
Bobbie Frick is organizing the first annual event in hopes to take this much farther in the future to help the Wounded Warrior Project™. If you would like more information on ways you can help please contact and check out the event Facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/OurFreedomTheirCourage
Donations for this event can also be made directly on the event website at:
Over 47,000 servicemen and women have been injured in the recent military conflicts. In addition to the physical wounds, it is estimated as many as 400,000 service members live with the invisible wounds of war including combat-related stress, major depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Another 320,000 are believed to have experienced a traumatic brain injury while on deployment.
About Wounded Warrior Project TM
Wounded Warrior Project’s™ 18 programs and services are uniquely structured to nurture the mind and body, and encourage economic empowerment and engagement.
The mission of Wounded Warrior Project™ (WWP) is to honor and empower wounded warriors. WWP’s purpose is to raise awareness and to enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs. WWP is a national, nonpartisan organization headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. To get involved and learn more, visit woundedwarriorproject.org.