Proceeds to go to Non Profit Organization to Aid Injured Troops and Their Families
November 26, 2007 – Ridgecrest, CA – Operation Family Fund is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to helping families of fallen or injured military heroes. It receives no government funding and is solely supported by private donations from businesses, individuals and organizations. The benefit is destined to be a fun event complete with live music, martial arts exhibition, vendors, raffle, 50-50 and dunk tank.
When: Saturday December 1, 2007 from 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Where: 3501 Via Real – Carpinteria. CA 93013
“Through the generosity of Santa Barbara Harley Davidson and the strong support of Dr. Laura Schlessinger, we are able to spread the word about Operation Family Fund and the financial grants available to the families of injured or fallen soldiers in need,” stated Mike Cash, Founder and CEO of Operation Family Fund.
Eligible members and families of Military and Civilian personnel who died or are severely disabled while serving their country as a result of Operation Enduring and Iraqi Freedom both domestically or abroad can be helped by Operation Family Fund. A member is defined as any person serving officially as an employee of the U.S. federal government or contractor to the U.S. federal government. The Operation Family Fund Board of Directors along with medical consultants shall determine eligibility of severely disabled members.
Operation Family Fund has set a financial goal over the next 10 years to disburse $250,000,000 for eligible members and families. This goal can only be achieved by the generosity of American businesses and private donations.
Operation Family Fund can accept cars and other vehicles as donations as well. Go to the Donate For Charity Inc. web site http://www.donateforcharity.com click on “Car Donation Form” then select “Charity Information” use the pull down menu and select “Operation Enduring Freedom Family Fund.”
Donations of services, materials, etc. are greatly appreciated. For more information or to donate please visit http://operationfamilyfund.org. Operation Family Fund is an IRS 501 ( c ) (3) Non-Profit Corporation.
Operation Family Fund Contact:
Founder & CEO
Susan van Barneveld, APR