LumberJocks

Woodworking blog entries tagged with 'veterans'

  • Advertise with us
View CharlieK's profile

Building Guitars for Vets

10-06-2015 02:51 AM by CharlieK | 10 comments »

A few weeks ago I was fortunate enough to participate in a 3 day Guitars 4 Vets event. Guitars for Vets is a non profit organization that offers a guitar instruction program for Veterans struggling with physical injuries, PTSD and other emotional distress. G4V provides free guitar instruction, a new acoustic guitar and a guitar accessory kit. You can learn more about them at their website http://www.guitars4vets.org/ This particular event was organized by George Vondriska of the W...

Read this entry »


View mmh's profile

Canes & Walking Sticks #2: Help us distribute canes to Veterans

06-28-2012 03:30 AM by mmh | 5 comments »

Hello All. We are a small business making custom ergonomic walking canes and would like to distribute our canes to Veterans. We are also involved in donating canes to Veterans who are outside of the procured VA system, but are limited by the funds currently at hand. You can help us widen our distribution by VOTING for BIG STICK CANES as a small business for a grant. This grant will enable us to expand our production and approach the VA as a verified vendor. It will also allow us more f...

Read this entry »


View mmh's profile

Canes & Walking Sticks #1: Custom Canes for Wounded Warriors

06-20-2012 06:42 AM by mmh | 7 comments »

For those of you who know me, this has been an ongoing interest stemming from our humble small business of making custom canes for people who need a walking aid and who are interested in having one that is not resembling an aluminum medical device or a cheap store bought version that Charlie Chaplin would have twirled. My husband uses a cane and for years he searched for a one that had enough substance to support him and give him a sense of style. The handles were made of various material...

Read this entry »


View paplou's profile

Homedepot and Veterans.

05-09-2010 05:55 PM by paplou | 3 comments »

Homedepot gives a discount for veterans. i happen to find out when to check out lady seen my Verteran card when i took out my debt card. Saved me 21.00. Hope this can save you some money.

Read this entry »


View lighthearted's profile

Inspiring story--Vets in Toyland #1: Vets in Toyland

07-16-2009 03:02 PM by lighthearted | 0 comments »

Check this out from NBC last night. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3032619/vp/31929478#31929478

Read this entry »



DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com