NOV/DEC 2014, online:
TroopTree.com thank you videos & donations
Record a thank you video for the troops on TroopTree.com between Thanksgiving and New Years, and TroopTree will donate $1 to the Yellow Ribbon Fund. To encourage civilian participation, all civilians can record a thank you video for the troops during this promotion at no charge. (TroopTree is ALWAYS free to members of the military.) Civilian participants will also receive a free 6-month subscription to KeepTree’s premium service. Learn more.
NOV/DEC 2014, Kansas & Colorado:
Sunflower Bank Campaign
Join Sunflower Bank in raising $50,000 for injured service members and their families! Get the details.
DEC 5, 2014, Maryland, Virigina, Kentucky/Tennessee:
Christmas Parties’ TOY DRIVE
Help Santa make the holidays bright for injured service members and their families at Walter Reed, Ft Belvoir, and Ft Campbell by donating new, unwrapped toys for 12 and under, and gift cards for 13 and up.
DEC 8, 2014, Washington, DC:
Government Contractors Holiday Soiree
Kick off your holiday season with YRF! We’re the featured charity for the Government Contractors Holiday Soiree at the John F. Kennedy Center on Monday, Dec 8, 5:30–7:30pm, hosted by Jennifer Schaus & Company. Register now at http://govcon2014holiday.eventbrite.com.
DEC 10, 2014, Old Town Alexandria, Va.:
King Street Blues
Join our hosts, GEN Stanley McChrystal and his wife Annie, for an evening of great food, drinks, and live music at this Old Town pub – a portion of proceeds will go to benefit YRF! Guest bartenders – who will they be? Find out by heading to KSB and joining in the fun. Make Christmas merry for injured service members and their families!
MAY 16, 2015, St Michaels, Md.:
2015 St Michaels Running Festival
Get away to the Eastern Shore and run for the Yellow Ribbon Fund! From
5K to half-marathon, pick your race through charming St Michaels and raise funds to support wounded service members and their caregivers. After the race, the day is yours to wander through picturesque shops and enjoy the spectacular water views.
Register to get your YRF bib and raise funds
Get more information about the running festival