On Saturday-9-June Volunteers gave the their time to repaint the lower hall of the Bogota VFW Post #5561. Members of the Newark 1st Service Platoon of The Mission Continues and Stack-Up to give the room a fresh look for the upcoming banquet season. They were joined by Bogota Councilwoman Daniele Fede to clean this space. Wall and trim were painted to remove wear and tear for use. Chairs were scrubbed down after year of use. Anew set of doors were added to the sound cabinet and the floor was given a good mopping at the end of the day.
The Newark 1st Service Platoon of The Mission Continues empowers veterans who are adjusting to life at home to find purpose through community impact. They deploy veterans on new missions in their communities, so that their actions will inspire future generations to serve. For more information on this group please visit their website at: https://missioncontinues.org/newark-1st-platoon
Stack-UpDotOrg brings both veterans and civilian supporters together through a shared love of video gaming through our primary programs. They supply care packages filled with video gaming and nerd goodness, delivered to troops deployed, in military hospitals and on bases stateside. Our volunteers help bring comfort and friendship to veterans coping with PTSD or transitioning back to civilian life. For more information please visit their website at: https://stackup.org/