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Wounded Heroes - Texas Fundraiser For Local Veterans


KTEN is proud to support our military, our veterans, our men and women who sacrifice so much for our country. This morning on Good Morning Texoma, Lisanne sat down with Alvin Hartwell who started a group called Wounded Heroes - Texas, Inc. It's a non profit organization with a mission to honor, empower, and to express our gratitude to our wounded soldiers and their families.

The purpose of this group is to raise public awareness and to enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women provide aid and assistance to each other, and to provide unique direct programs and services to meet their needs.

Wounded Hero's of Texas- Red River Alliance is looking for donations and assistance in doing this.

They're hosting a Bluegrass Family Night Featuring Upper Grassman Band at the Fannin County Civic Center (Old Armory) Saturday March 15, 2014 from 7pm - 1-pm. Admission is $20 per couple, $15 for singles $2 for 12 years and under.

Concession available, Silent Auction, T-Shirt Sales.

RSVP to Alvin Hartwell and save $5 on your admission at the door. 903-227-3342 

email:  rrahartwell@gmail.com

all donations accepted

All proceeds go to WHOT (Red River Alliance) to support injured heroes and future events or needs.

Donations can be made to:

Fannin Bank

230 E. 3rd Street

Bonham, TX 75418

C/O Allen Sanderson

Make Checks to Wounded Heroes

Or send to Alvin Hartwell

1996 CR 2765

Honey Grove, Tx 75446

==== Upcoming Event This Summer ======

Sweatin' For  A Vet 5K and Fun Run

Saturday June 28, 2014

504 Lipscomb St, Bonham, Tx 75418 (Red River Regional Hospital)

Race Times: Fun Run 7:30am, 5K - 8:00am

Registration Opens at 7am

Early Registration 5K $25

Military Cost $15

Group 10 or more $20 per runner

Fun Run Cost: $15 per runner

All ages welcome

You may register on line


or mail your form/payment to

WHOT-RRA 1991 CR 2765, Honey Grove, TX 75446

For information on races 903-227-3342