Wednesday, August 29, 2018
NY Presents Comfort Warrior Donations to National Commander
MINNEAPOLIS — New York leaders were back on stage at the 100th National Convention with National Commander Denise Rohan Wednesday, presenting donations for Operation Comfort Warriors (which helps wounded and injured service members and veterans).
The Department of New York donated $9,589 for Operation Comfort Warriors (OCW), and the New York Legion Riders donated $1,320, bringing the on-stage total to $10,909. OCW is an American Legion-sponsored program, with one hundred percent of donations assisting those in need.
Presenting the checks were Immediate Past Department Commander Rena Nessler, Department Commander Gary Schacher, NY Riders Director Bob Wallace and Department Adjutant Jim Casey.