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Battling Coronavirus Fund

Battling Coronavirus Fund

Dear Supporters, We at Hero's Bridge are closely monitoring the outbreak of Coronavirus (Covid 19) and following all CDC guidance while continuing to provide vital assistance to our elderly veterans. The elderly are the most vulnerable to severe disease and death and...

February Newsletter: A Note from Molly

February Newsletter: A Note from Molly

With Vietnam Veteran's Day next month, things have been busy for the Hero's Bridge team. While we continue to serve our veterans and train our volunteers, we have other dedicated volunteers who have been working on our second annual Hero's Bridge Vietnam Veteran's Day...

December Newsletter: A Note from Molly

December Newsletter: A Note from Molly

We have much to be thankful for this holiday season. We have welcomed more Battle Buddies to help with our veterans, launched a new portrait program to help recognize veterans in our region, and watched the nation pay tribute to veterans both young and old during...

A Boy Scout Makes A Difference to Ailing Veterans

A Boy Scout Makes A Difference to Ailing Veterans

Bryce Brooks has been a boy scout since 2009. Now, age 16, his dream of becoming an Eagle Scout is about to come true. The road to receiving the award is challenging and takes years to obtain. Eagle Scout contenders must uphold a leadership position, receive all the...

Older vets need more than just appreciation

Older vets need more than just appreciation

Hero's Bridge co-founder David Benhoff Lt. Col. (ret) shares his thoughts on doing more for our older veterans in the Military Times... "As a retired Marine, I appreciate the recognition we give our veterans each November. These gestures of gratitude mean a lot to...

Events

Vietnam Veteran’s Day 5K

Vietnam Veteran’s Day 5K

MARCH 18 RACE UPDATE: In accordance with Governor Northam’s ban on events of 100 people or more, we unfortunately have to postpone the race. As of today, we do not have an idea when the ban will be lifted. Once the ban is over, the Race Team will work to get the date...

Hero’s Bridge Spirit Day

Hero’s Bridge Spirit Day

Chick-fil-A Warrenton December 5, 2018 Support Hero's Bridge in its mission to serve, standby, and honor veterans age 65 and older. Chick-fil-A Warrenton is holding a Spirit Day for Hero's Bridge, so stop in for breakfast, lunch, or dinner and let them know you here...

Heroes & Hops Veterans Day Fest

Heroes & Hops Veterans Day Fest

Powers Farm & Brewery On Sunday, November 11, 2018 Hero’s Bridge will honor veterans at the Heroes & Hops Veterans Day Fest. Last year, Hero’s Bridge conduct the Brats & Beer Fest on Veterans Day at Powers Farm & Brewery. The new name of the event is...

Battle Buddy Boot Camp

Battle Buddy Boot Camp

An informative training session on the Hero's Bridge Program which pairs older veterans with younger veterans   Battle Buddy Boot Camp will be held on Saturday, July 28 from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Warrenton Visitor Center. A light lunch will be...

“Line of Duty” by Rod Chase Could Be Yours

“Line of Duty” by Rod Chase Could Be Yours

This print honoring those who served in Vietnam is a stunning piece of art. Hero's Bridge will award this signed, numbered and professionally framed limited edition giclee on canvas. The art is valued at $1,400 and Hero's Bridge will only offer 250 tickets for this...