Celebrate Veterans Day with FOX 7

Celebrate Veterans Day with FOX 7

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  • Gillespie Co. WWII vets take honor flight to Washington D.C.

    Gillespie Co. WWII vets take honor flight to Washington D.C.

    Friday, September 27 2013 10:42 PM EDT2013-09-28 02:42:53 GMT
    The 9th Austin Honor Flight took off from ABIA Friday morning. The plane held 35 World War II veterans from Gillespie County. They're on their way to the National World War II Memorial in Washington
    The 9th Austin Honor Flight took off from ABIA Friday morning. The plane held 35 World War II veterans from Gillespie County. They're on their way to the National World War II Memorial in Washington
  • Camp Hero helps military kids cope while parents serve

    Camp Hero helps military kids cope while parents serve

    Monday, June 24 2013 6:52 PM EDT2013-06-24 22:52:24 GMT
    Camp Hero is a great opportunity for these kids to be around others who are going through the same experiences. Deployment is difficult on them, but Camp Hero makes it a little easier to deal with. Surrounded
    Camp Hero is a great opportunity for these kids to be around others who are going through the same experiences. Deployment is difficult on them, but Camp Hero makes it a little easier to deal with. Surrounded
  • Honor Flight takes greatest generation vets to DC

    Honor Flight takes greatest generation vets to DC

    Thursday, June 20 2013 5:18 PM EDT2013-06-20 21:18:16 GMT
    At one time they numbered 16 million, now there are only 2.5 million left. What legacy will they leave behind them? What should the rest of us remember them by? That's what we asked some WWII veterans
    At one time they numbered 16 million, now there are only 2.5 million left. What legacy will they leave behind them? What should the rest of us remember them by? That's what we asked some WWII veterans
  • Blue Star Mothers provide support for military families

    Blue Star Mothers provide support for military families

    Thursday, April 25 2013 3:39 PM EDT2013-04-25 19:39:42 GMT
    Blue Star Mothers is a service organization that started during World War II and with the country at war over the last decade the group is doing what it's always done, serve and support military families. A
    Blue Star Mothers is a service organization that started during World War II and with the country at war over the last decade the group is doing what it's always done, serve and support military families. A
  • Operation Call Home helps troops stay connected

    Operation Call Home helps troops stay connected

    Friday, November 9 2012 11:02 AM EST2012-11-09 16:02:51 GMT
    Operation Call Home is giving Central Texas residents the opportunity to help troops deployed overseas stay connected with their family members over the holidays.
    Operation Call Home is giving Central Texas residents the opportunity to help troops deployed overseas stay connected with their family members over the holidays.
  • WWII Veterans head to D.C. on Honor Flight

    WWII Veterans head to D.C. on Honor Flight

    Tuesday, October 9 2012 7:49 PM EDT2012-10-09 23:49:55 GMT
    Several Central Texas World War II veterans are leaving on Tuesday to take a trip to the national World War II memorial in Washington D.C.
    Several Central Texas World War II veterans are leaving on Tuesday to take a trip to the national World War II memorial in Washington D.C.

The FOX 7 Care Force - an ongoing campaign to honor, respect and ultimately help Central Texas veterans and their families as they are reunited and return to civilian life.

Join us on November 11th at the corner of 10th and Congress starting at 8am and say thank you to the men and women who've served our country. The FOX 7 Care Force will host the Marines Chin Up Challenge, Army Recruiters, Honor Flight Austin, KLBJ's Operation Call Home, the Williamson County Blue Star Mothers, Comfort Crew – Camp Hero, and the Texas Veterans Commission.

Try the challenge, meet with recruiters, and have your photo taken with American heroes!

Plus, Good Day Austin will be LIVE at the event talking to those making a difference for our hero's and veterans. Learn the best ways to help our veterans here in Austin.

Show your support and join us at the FOX 7 Care Force Veterans Day event November 11th at the corner of 10th and Congress starting at 8am. We will be LIVE on Good Day Austin and the myFOXaustin Facebook page, and streaming live on myFOXaustin.com.

LINK: Austin Veterans Day Parade

LINK: Operation Call Home

LINK: Honor Flight Austin

LINK: Williamson County Blue Star Mothers

LINK: Comfort Crew - Camp Hero

LINK: Texas Veterans Commission

 

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