THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Legion Post 66, Unit Raise $10,000 for Vets
Issue Date: November 13, 2013
The American Legion Post 66 and Auxiliary Unit of Athelstane-Silver Cliff raised over $10,000 at their Memorial Day Picnic in May and annual Chili Fest in September. They will use the money to support activities for troops, veterans and their families and area communities.
Donations were given to Athelstane Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Badger Staters, Camp American Legion, Children 's Christmas party and Miracle Network, get well baskets.
Also to Iron Mountain VA, Oklahoma tornado victims, Old Glory Honor Flight, scholarships, Silver Cliff Fire Department and Rescue Squad, Stephenson Fire Department, Twin Bridge Rescue Squad and Wheel Chair Program at King VA.
Memers of the Post and Unit thank everyone who helped in anyway to make the events the success they were.