Wanted: 200 students and 200 veterans
Veteran's Appreciation Day Luncheon on Nov. 11, 2016
August 16th, 2016 - 12:33pm
The Veterans Memories Project is looking for 200 students — selected from the Grade 10 history students in Windsor-Essex County's 22 high schools — to attend the 15th annual Veteran's Appreciation Day Luncheon at the Serbian Centre on November 11, 2016.
Students will dine and converse with Veterans about their memories of war and peace-time experiences. From the 200 students, 20 or more will be selected to go to Ottawa for a three day, two night, all expenses paid trip to visit Parliament and the Canadian War Museum. Students can also win bursaries, scholarships and great gifts donated by local businesses and individuals.
The Veterans Memories Project is also seeking donations from local businesses, organizations, individuals, unions, service clubs, etc. to support this great educational event.
For more information please call 519-564-7646 or visit veteransmemoriesproject.com.