CALENDAR OF EVENTS                   

North Carolina Events:

           

July 13, 2013: 5th Annual Veteran's Benefit Poker Run and Bike Show * Ride starts and ends at Ryan's Bar & Grill * 2002 Emmanuel Church Road, Conver NC * Registration and first bikes out at 10am * Poker Run $20 per bike - $25 with rider * Click here for more information

August 31, 2013: 5th Annual Purple Heart Homes Golf Tournament * Fox Den Country Club * 175 Club House Drive, Statesville NC * Registration 8:00am * Tee Off at 9:00am * $75 per player * $300 per team * Call 704.818.3426 for more information * Download player/sponsor application


                                                           


  • There are 3.4 million service-connected disabled veterans…
  • One in five veterans is under 35…
  • 25% are between the ages of 35-54…
  • 39% fall into the 55-74 age range…
  • One in five is 75 or older…
  • 96% of the disabled veterans are male…
  • 96% of the caregivers for veterans are women…
  • Caregivers of Vietnam Veterans are the most numerous…
  • Six in 10 caregivers are 50 years and older…
  • One in eight who are 65 and older…