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PRE-PACK AND PACKING SCHEDULE IS AT CALVARY, GLENDALE UNTIL GENESIS IS OFFICIALLY OPEN AND WE MAKE OUR MOVE TO OUR NEW LOCATION. CHECK OUT THE NEEDED DONATION ITEMS
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STARS, STRIPES AND SMILES on Friday, May 17. Hires Dental, Toledo, will again be supporting our service members with military ID by providing dental services from 8:00-4:00 pm. Cleanings, fillings and removals.
TOLEDO MEMORIAL DAY PARADE, Saturday, May 25, at 10:00 am in downtown Toledo. A memorial service follows the parade.
Volunteers needed for the parade.
VIETNAM Appreciation Week, June 5-9. The Veterans Traveling Tribute will be on display as well as numerous support organizations.
Location: International Park. Volunteers are needed all week.
Military appreciation night at the Toledo Mudhens, Saturday, June 22, at 7:00 pm. HIA will provide free tickets for service members and their families to attend.
LCPL Luke Yonkee Memorial Ride, Saturday, August 10... Rolling Thunders will be bringing in the Ohio Veteran's Wall. Activities all day at the Genesis Village Complex, 2429 South Reynolds Road (at Heatherdowns, Toledo Ohio 43614.
RIDERS .. YOU ARE NEEDED. Email for a registration form.
Our goal is $1,000.00 to the Yonkee Memorial Scholarship Fund and support of our Troops at home and abroad.
HEROES WALK/RUN, Saturday 14, at International Park downtown Toledo. Information to follow.
USMC LCpl Luke Yonkee
Memorial Scholarship Fund
Mason High School/Bob & Jeanne
Yonkee. Donations can be made at
Iraqi Veterans Memorial for Downtown Toledo
Donation can be made at 5/3rd Banks
emergency situations, rent, furniture and clothing, gasoline and transporting veterans to appointments, supplies for wounded soldiers and units overseas, aid in directing families to get help with benefits and aiding with medical and dental help. We do the unique. We have been instrumental in having a part in home makeovers, multiple food baskets, newborn baskets, auto and home repairs, help in
THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!
HIA solely depends on the monetary, snack and item donations from individuals, businesses, organizations, churches, schools, etc. to do what we do. YOU have made it happen. Thanks to all of our faithful volunteers and supporters who help in every area of our outreach to make a difference.
Anyone is invited to Volunteer and Packing Days. We have not physically moved to Genesis Village Complex yet - the new location, so we are still using the facilities at Calvary, 5025 Glendale Avenue (just east of Reynolds Road), Toledo 43614 for packing. Use Entrance Door #3
PACKING AND PRE-PACK SCHEDULE
Pre-pack Thursday, May 30, 11:00-3:00 PM
Packing Tuesday, June 4, 3:00 to 5:30 PM
Change from Thursday due to the Vietnam
Appreciate Event June 5 - 9
YEARLY PACKING SCHEDULE FOR 2013 IS
AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST BY EMAIL.
ITEMS REGULARLY NEEDED: Chap stick, razors, powdered drinks (packets) toiletry items (travel size) Kleenex tissue packs, power bars, puzzle books, Snack, Sandwich & Quart size zip lock bags, beef jerky. EMAIL FOR FULL LIST.
We ship items to the wounded units and things that are requested by them. Any type of bandages are always welcome.
Preparation for shipping military care packages.
Packing Day -
Packing of the boxes for shipping
Heroes in Action works with the American Red Cross, USO, Veterans Service Commission, Toledo VA Clinic and Ann Arbor Hospital, The Vet Center, military bases and many other military and non-profit organizations to aid and support our service members.
SNACK DONATIONS can be dropped off at the Genesis Village Complex, 2429 South Reynolds Road from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday. (This serves as a drop off site for snacks and food items ONLY.)
Use side door entrance behind Bob Evans. Ring
bell and someone will accommodate you.
FURNITURE DONATIONS can ONLY be
dropped off at our warehouse by appointment.
(You can email for a list of items accepted.)
Monetary donations are mailed to:
Heroes in Action
PO Box 352046
Toledo, Ohio 43635-2046
FOR PAYPAL ... ICON IS ON HOME PAGE.
Would you consider a monthly, tax-deductible donation of just $10.00 a month or more to Support Our Troops?
We Accept Furniture Donations to furnish homes
of our service members in need. ITEMS MUST BE IN GOOD CONDITION AND ARE ACCEPTED BY APPOINTMENT ONLY TO DROP OFF AT OUR WAREHOUSE. We also accept non-perishable food items for our food baskets or you can send gift cards from Krogers, Walmart or Meijers for perishables.
The above are services we do on a weekly basis.
If you have a business or office and have items left over, such as eye solutions, shampoo/conditioners, toiletries - tooth brushes/tooth paste, floss or bulk items of baby wipes, snacks, toilet paper, kleenex, cleaning and laundry products, cosmetics (i.e., Mary Kay, Merle Norman, Avon) - and any other "luxury" item that the families cannot afford.
Call Heroes in Action at 419 699 3439