MONTROSE BRIEFS | No Barriers Benefit Saturday … VFW Convention

06/18/14 | By | More

No Barriers Benefit Saturday

On Saturday, June 21, Welcome Home Montrose holds its Mission No Barriers 5K Run/Walk at the Bridges of Montrose.

Registration and festivities begin at 9 a.m., 5K begins at 10 a.m. For more information visit http://welcomehomemontrose.org/no-barriers-5k-run/!

 

VFW Convention Visits Montrose

Colorado’s Veterans of Foreign Wars chapter holds its convention in Montrose this week, as hundreds of veterans descend on the area.

The convention, which ends Saturday, is  hosted by VFW Post #784 of Montrose and its Ladies Auxiliary. Department Headquarters are located at the Holiday Inn Express at 1391 South Townsend Avenue, in Montrose.

Most of the events are being held at Friendship Hall and the Holiday Inn Express. Welcome Home Montrose is also hosting some events and WHM volunteer and regional veterans’ service coordinator Gary Gratton will receive a special VFW award for going above and beyond on behalf of veterans.

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