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52 Acts of Kindness

November 22, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

For Volunteer New York’s 52 Acts of Kindness I am walking 52 ½-marathons to support the USO of Metropolitan NY to raise awareness of Military Families.  You can support me or choose an activity you want to do for 52 times! Your Neighbor, Ally

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Family Volunteer Day

November 22, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Family Volunteer Day! Please take time to see volunteer opportunities in your community. Our family volunteers with the USO of Metropolitan New York & Volunteer New York. Where do you volunteer? Your Neighbors, The Gallin Family

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“Once a Warrior” by Jake Wood

November 20, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

We just purchased this book, “Once a Warrior” by Jake Wood, Co-founder & CEO of Team Rubicon.  Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy.  In 10 years they have trained nearly 30,000 volunteers in disaster response tactics.  Your Neighbors, The Gallin Family

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Veterans Day 2020

November 11, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

The 3 Holidays Announcement has been heard by more than 1 million students on Veterans Day, Memorial Day, and 9/11.  Please say this announcement to show you care:  “We take this time to remember our Blue Star and Gold Star Military Families and thank them for their sacrifice and generosity. We want them to know […]

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Special Operations Warrior Foundation

November 09, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

As we approach Veterans Day, here is a story about how the children of the fallen are being taken care of by those who served.  Ronald Shurer, Medal of Honor recipient, gave to this organization out of every paycheck until he died. Your Neighbors, The Gallin Family

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VNY! 70th Anniversary

October 17, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Tom watching the Volunteer New York! 70th Gala and Ted watching him. #VNY70GALA Your Neighbors, The Gallins

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Points of Light Award Celebration

September 26, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

This inspiring event is TONIGHT!  Please tune in to watch the power of volunteerism.  #BETHECHANGE Your Neighbors, The Gallin Family

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Medal of Honor Monument in New York State

September 13, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

A new monument was unveiled   yesterday in Mount Pleasant behind City Hall to honor Medal of Honor recipients in New York State.  This monument is an addition to tributes to Gold Star Mothers and American POW’s.  Your Neighbors, The Gallin Family

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Throwback to 9/11 Day of Service with Volunteer New York!

September 11, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Here are a few pictures of our family participating at Volunteer New York!’s 9/11: Serve + Remember Action Event from years past.  We’ve made no sew blankets for Project Linus, cards for the troops with United for the Troops and even laundry sachets for people who do not have homes. Today we donated blood in […]

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9/11 Day of Service 2020

September 10, 2020  |   Posted by :   |   Uncategorized   |   0 Comment

Please volunteer remotely and in person for Volunteer New York! 10th Annual 9/11:  Serve + Remember Action Event . You can make DIY Face Masks, Create Cards for the Troops, and Donate to the Food Drives across Westchester, Rockland, and Putnam Counties.  Your Neighbors, The Gallin Family

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