Friday, December 24, 2010
Thursday, December 23, 2010
GHC has received an urgent need request from a unit of Hometown Heroes in Afghanistan. They are in need of hand/foot warmers. Drop off points are:
The Dalles National Guard Armory from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays
WAAAM - The Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum off Tucker Road in Hood River - Open 7 days a week from 9AM to 5PM
Windermere Glenn Taylor Realtors - Bingen, Washington - Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM
Those wishing to make a monetary donation can do so be following our secure PayPal link to the right.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
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Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Sunday, December 19, 2010
Thursday, December 16, 2010
The Gorge Heroes Club is honored to have received "thank you" notes from members of the 1st Marine Division currently stationed in Marjah, Afghanistan.
"Thanks for the thoughtful gifts. I just wanted to wish you a happy holidays and a big Thank you! for your support. I was raised in Tigard, Oregon, graduated class of 91’ from Tigard High School. I do miss the Northwest dearly and when I retire I plan to move back in the Portland area or Bend Area. I appreciate your prayers and remembering us out here fighting the fight. Semper Fi!" CR
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Monday, December 6, 2010
GHC would like to thank all the individuals and organizations involved in putting together this awesome tree!
Saturday, December 4, 2010
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Monday, November 29, 2010
Donations of items can be dropped of at the following locations:
WAAAM - The Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum in Hood River
Windermere Glenn Taylor Realtors in Bingen, Washingon
Oregon National Guard Armory - The Dalles, Oregon
Current editions of local hometown newspapers plus Time and Newsweek magazines.
Individual packages of:
Any small snack item that is individually packed that they can slip into their pockets.
Please contact GHC directly at: GHC@gorge.net for further information or questions.
Thank you for supporting our heroes!
Sunday, November 21, 2010
The next community box packing for The Dalles Chapter of GHC will take place in JANUARY - on the third Thursday at The Dalles Oregon National Guard Armory, 7PM.
Friday, November 12, 2010
Oregon National Guard soldiers from Hood River and The Dalles will depart for Iraq next week with the 3rd Battalion 116th Calvary Brigade Combat Team and plans are already underway to provide their families with some holiday cheer.
Wednesday, November 3, 2010
With great pride,
Sunday, October 31, 2010
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Sunday, October 17, 2010
Friday, October 15, 2010
So, mark you calendars now! It will be a fun filled day and a great way to support our Hometown Heroes.
If you have items that you would like to donate, please contact GHC directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Thursday, October 7, 2010
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Please visit the below link for the full article that appeared in today's editon of The Dalles Chronicle:
The Memorial Service will take place this Saturday, 2PM at the Horizon Christian School in Hood River, Oregon.
Rest in Peace Capt Goetz.
Thursday, September 30, 2010
The first box packing is scheduled during the last weeks of October. The date and time will be announced after our final organizational meeting October 12th.