Celebration Of Freedom

Friday, July 1, 2016 - 18:30

On behalf of Honoring America’s Warriors we are inviting you to join us for Celebration of Freedom Friday July 1, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame located at 5 S Boston Ave, Tulsa, OK 74103. Couples $75.00, Individual $50.00.

Join us for a casual dinner fundraiser with USAF Major General Rita Aragon (Ret.)  General Aragon, served as the first female commander of the Oklahoma Air National Guard, the first female to command a state’s Air National Guard and the first female of Native American Ancestry to become a general officer.  General Aragon was recently selected to be inducted in to the Oklahoma Hall of Fame this fall.

The cocktail reception begins at 6:30 with cash bar and entertainment from 92-year-old WWII veteran Joe Wilkinson playing piano.  There will be a large silent auction with multiple types of memorabilia, and several raffles including rifles, shotguns, and a weekend package for two for all three NASCAR races in November.  Dinner starts at 7:30 with BBQ buffet from PurdyQs in Stillwater.  Tickets can be purchased by phone at 405-948-HERO (4376)   

“The multiple programs that this organization provides are very important programs for veterans we serve, some of these programs have been life changing for many veterans”, said General Aragon.  Honoring America’s Warriors is an Oklahoma based 501C3 that provides rendering of military honors, memorials, and dedications with retired military veterans back in service dress uniform.  The organization also provides canine placement and training of service dogs for veterans, outdoor hunting, and fishing programs, adaptive sports programs, and a partnership with Central Oklahoma Habitat for Humanity to build homes for lower income veterans.