Saluting Our Heroes: Read Below for Events Celebrating and Honoring Veterans Across Cape Cod
As we approach a season of gratitude and reflection, it is a fitting time to turn our attention to the brave men and women who have dedicated their lives to serving our nation. Across Cape Cod, a series of events are set to unfold, each with the noble purpose of honoring and celebrating our veterans. From heartfelt breakfast gatherings to community-driven initiatives, the following lineup of events promises to be a poignant salute to our heroes. Join us in exploring the diverse ways our community is coming together to express gratitude, appreciation, and unwavering support for those who have sacrificed for our freedom. Read on for a comprehensive guide to the upcoming events that aim to make this season especially meaningful for our cherished veterans.
Orleans / Eastham Elks Lodge #2572 Annual Veterans Breakfast
Mark your calendars and join the Orleans / Eastham Elks Lodge #2572 for a heartfelt morning dedicated to our veterans. The Annual Veterans’ Breakfast is fast approaching, promising a warm and welcoming atmosphere to honor those who have selflessly served our country. This gathering, scheduled for November 12th, 2023, is a token of gratitude to express our appreciation for the sacrifices made by our veterans.
Veterans’ Day Ceremony Hyannis Village Green | Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 10:30 am
Buffet Breakfast Complements of Hyannis Elks Lodge #1549
Free Classical Concert Tickets for Veterans! | Saturday, November 11, 2023, at 7:30 pm
In a heartfelt tribute to the brave men and women who have served our country, the Cape Symphony is extending a special offer in honor of Veterans’ Day. On Saturday November 11, 2023 at 7:30 pm, the captivating melodies of Mozart will fill the air in a performance aptly named, "The Magic of Mozart."
As a gesture of gratitude to our veterans, the Cape Symphony is offering complimentary tickets to this event. To seize this opportunity, veterans should reach out by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. When contacting, please mention "CIVOC FREE," provide your full name, and specify the number of tickets you wish to request (1 or 2). Keep in mind that this offer is subject to availability, so it's advisable to secure your seats promptly.
This initiative reflects the Cape Symphony's commitment to recognizing and appreciating the sacrifices made by our servicemen and servicewomen. The power of music to uplift and unite is a fitting way to express gratitude, and "The Magic of Mozart" promises an evening of enchantment and inspiration.
Give Back on Veterans Day: Donate to Support Cape and Islands Veterans
This Veterans Day, let's turn our gratitude into action by supporting those who have served our nation. On Saturday, November 11th, donations will be collected for the Cape and Islands Veterans Outreach Center. We invite you to contribute non-perishable food, personal care items, and household essentials. Your generosity will make a meaningful impact on the lives of veterans and their families, ensuring they have access to vital resources. Join us in honoring their service by giving back. Every donation, big or small, is a gesture of appreciation that echoes our collective thanks to those who have sacrificed for our freedom.
Celebrating Female Veterans: A Day of Thanks and Togetherness
This November 15th, join us in expressing gratitude to the incredible women who have served our nation. The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cape Cod - Hyannis is hosting a special event dedicated to our Female Veterans, featuring guest speaker Susan McDonough, the Director of the Massachusetts Women Veterans Network from the Executive Office of Veterans’ Services. This gathering promises not only words of appreciation but also a shared experience of creating a Holiday Charcuterie Board together. It's a unique opportunity to bond, celebrate, and give thanks to the women who have selflessly served our country. RSVP at 508-237-3349 and be a part of this heartwarming celebration. Let's show our respect and appreciation for the dedication and sacrifice of our Female Veterans.
Giving Back on the Green: Blue Rock Golf Course's 18th Annual Turkey Shoot-Out and Food Pantry Drive
Mark your calendars for November 18th as Blue Rock Golf Course hosts the 18th Annual Turkey Shoot-Out and Food Pantry Drive. This charitable event aims to support the Cape & Islands Veterans’ Outreach Center’s Food Pantry, ensuring that veterans and their families across Cape Cod receive essential food supplies during the holiday season. Whether you're a golf enthusiast or simply want to contribute, register for the Turkey Shoot-Out, make a donation to the Food Pantry Drive, or spread the word among friends and fellow golf lovers. Let's unite in making a positive impact on the lives of those who have served our nation.
Walk for the Wounded: Join Us in Supporting Our Heroes at The Ridge Club!
This November 19th, let's come together for a cause close to our hearts – supporting our heroes who have sacrificed so much for our freedom. The Ridge Club is hosting a special event, a walk for the wounded, to raise funds for the Wounded Warrior Project. It's a fantastic opportunity for the community to show our gratitude and support for those who have bravely served our nation.
Date: November 19th from 11;30 am - 1 pm
Location: The Ridge Club
Cause: All donations will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project
This event is not just a walk, it's a collective effort to make a difference in the lives of our wounded warriors. The Wounded Warrior Project has been instrumental in providing essential support to veterans who have sustained injuries during their service. By participating in this walk, you're contributing directly to their mission of empowering and honoring our injured servicemen and servicewomen.
How You Can Help:
Participate: Join us at The Ridge Club on November 19th for a meaningful walk to support our wounded warriors. Your presence makes a difference!
Donate: Even if you can't make it to the event, you can still contribute by making a donation. Every little bit counts, and all proceeds go directly to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Blooms for a Cause: CIVOC Partners with Stop & Shop for Community Support
Exciting news for the Cape and Islands Veterans Outreach Center (CIVOC)! Once again, CIVOC has been chosen by Stop & Shop to benefit from their Bloomin' 4 Good Program. Throughout December 2023, for every specially marked $10.99 Bloomin' 4 Good bouquet sold at Stop & Shop locations on 55 Long Pond Drive in South Yarmouth and 3900 Falmouth Road in Marstons Mills, CIVOC will receive a $1 donation. But that's not all – during November 2023, CIVOC will also receive $1 from every $3.00 GIVE BACK WHERE IT COUNTS Bag sold at Shaw's Supermarket on 1070 Iyannough Road in Hyannis. It's a fantastic opportunity to brighten someone's day with flowers while supporting the veterans in our community. Join us in making a positive impact this holiday season.