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Our Accomplishments through Christ: Point 27 with Shields of Strength

2018 Program Accomplishments for Point 27

God continues to do great things through the generosity of a growing number of financial supports. God’s Word was shared with 66,481 members of the Armed Forces, First Responders, and their family members.

Law Enforcement Commanders, chaplains, Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines report that Shields of Strength serve as physical reminders of God’s Word and His promise to never leave or forsake us. Many people were introduced to Jesus Christ and accepted Him as their Lord and Savior.

Shared God’s word daily through Point 27 Website, Blogs, and posting on the Point 27 Instagram and Facebook page. The Instagram page has 335,000 followers and the Facebook page has 5,307 followers. We average posting 3 times per day on Instagram and Facebook. Our strategy is to post pictures of Soldiers, Police Officers, and pictures of military and law enforcement families. With the pictures, we post Christian content.

Military

Shared God’s word with members of the following units:

  • 2/75 Ranger Battalion, Hunter Army Airfield, GA
  • 3/75 Ranger Battalion, Fort Benning, GA
  • United States Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, NC
  • United States Army Special Forces Command, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 1st Armor Division, Fort Bliss, TX
  • 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, KS
  • 1st Calvary Division, Fort Hood, TX
  • 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Carroll, Korea
  • 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, GA
  • 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, CO
  • 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, NY
  • 25th Infantry Division, Scofield Barracks, HI
  • 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 82nd Airborne Division Artillery, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, KY
  • ISAF Chapel, Kabul, Afghanistan
  • 1BCT, 82nd Airborne Division
  • USMC, Quantico, VA

Partnered with the following organizations to share Gods’ Word engraved on Shields of Strength with members of the Armed Forces and their families:

  • Warrior to Citizen, Atlanta, GA
  • Atlanta Airport Chaplains
  • Tragedy Assistance for Survivors (TAPS)
  • Ministering Our Military, Mount Pleasant, TX
  • Gary Sinise Foundation
  • Tragedy Assistance for Survivors (TAPS)
  • Concern Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S._
  • Supported Operation Freedom’s Sentinel Campaign, Shields were given to members of the armed forces serving in Afghanistan and Rock Church, ISAF, Kabul.
  • Supported Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq.

Military Families

Partnered with the following organization to share God’s Word with military families:

  • Tragedy Assistance Office for Survivors (TAPS), Alexandria, VA
  • Snowball Express, Grapevine, TX
  • Ministering to Our Military (M.O.M.), Mount Pleasant, TX
  • 82nd Airborne Division
  • United States Special Operations Command
  • United States Special Forces Command
  • 2/75 Ranger Battalion
  • 3/75 Ranger Battalion

Shared God’s word with over 6,371 Gold Star family members and family members of fallen officers by teaming with the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), Snowball Express, and Concern Of Police Survivors, and various law enforcement and military units. Presented folded flag necklaces engraved with John 15:14 to these survivors of fallen warriors.

Veterans

Partnered with the following organizations to share God’s Word with Veterans:

  • Church on the Rock (COTR), Beaumont, TX
  • Mount Pleasant, TX Veterans Assistance Office
  • Los Angeles VA Hospital, North Hills, CA
  • Atlanta Georgia VA Hospital, Atlanta, GA
  • Atlanta Airport Chaplains

Critically ill and Others

Shared God’s word with chronically ill children at Levine Children’s Hospital, Charlotte, NC.

First Responders

Presented Thin Blue Line Dog Tags to Police Departments across America.

  • Gave Thin Blue Line Dog Tags and Folded Flag Necklaces to 150 Police Agencies that experienced a line of duty death.
  • Partnered with Concern Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) to share God’s Word with 3,5600 survivors of Fallen Law Enforcement Officers.
  • Established a National Outreach Coordinator to support each line of duty death immediately following the tragedy. Jerry Rhodes monitors the Officer Down Memorial Page so that we can send Folded Flag Necklaces and Thin Blue Line Dog Tags to arrive before the memorial service to encourage and strengthen family members and fellow officers.
  • Established State Level Outreach Coordinators to coordinate state level efforts to distribute Thin Blue Line Dog Tags to each officer within the state.

Outreach coordinators include:

  • National: Jerry Rhodes, Dallas Police Department, Retired
  • Colorado: Tamra Alstatt, Detective Garfield Sheriff’s Office, Glenwood Springs, CO
  • Georgia: Karen Gray, Retired Georgia Police Officer
  • Illinois: Terri Albright, Deputy, DuPage County Sheriff’s Office
  • Nevada: Tamia Dow, Las Vegas Police Department, Retired
  • Ohio: Herb Doerflein, Retired Ohio Police Officer

 

Speaking Engagements

David Dodd, executive director, served as guest speaker for C.O.P.S. Events in Chicago and Washington D.C., Police Departments in the Las Vegas valley, Frisco, TX Police Appreciation service, and with military organizations.

 

List of Police Departments, Military Organizations, and Non-Profit Partners we partnered with to share God’s Word with members of the Armed Forces, First Responders, and Military Families.

 

Agency City St Zip
First Responders
Mobile Police Dept Mobile AL 36606
Nogales Police Dept Nogales AZ 85621
Arizona Dept of Public Safety Phoenix AZ 85005
Los Angeles Cnty Sheriffs Dept Los Angeles CA 90012
Marin Cnty Sheriffs Dept San Rafael CA 94903
Sacramento Cnty Sheriffs Dept Sacramento CA 95814
Stanislaus Cnty Sheriffs Dept Modesto CA 95358
Ventura Cnty Sheriffs Dept Ojai CA 93023
Costa Mesa Police Dept Costa Mesa CA 92626
Gardena Police Dept Gardena CA 90247
Newman Police Dept Newman CA 95360
Pomona Police Dept Pomona CA 91766
California Highway Patrol Sacramento CA 95811
Adams Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Brighton CO 80601
El Paso Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Colorado Springs CO 80903
Las Animas Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Trinidad CO 81082
Connecticut State Police Litchfield CT 06759
Connecticut State Police Middletown CT 06457
US Dept of Justice Washington DC 20530
US Immigration & Customs Enf Washington DC 20536
Brevard Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Titusville FL 32780
Clay Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Green Cove Springs FL 32043
Gilchrist Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Trenton FL 32693
Highlands Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Sebring FL 33870
Jacksonville Sheriffs Ofc Jacksonville FL 32202
Miami-Dade Cnty PD Miami FL 33172
Daytona Beach Police Dept Daytona Beach FL 32114
Fort Myers Police Dept Fort Myers FL 33901
De Kalb Cnty PD Tucker GA 30084
Gwinnett Cnty PD Lawrenceville GA 30043
Henry Cnty PD McDonough GA 30253
Dallas Police Dept Dallas GA 30132
Locust Grove Police Dept Locust Grove GA 30248
Ludowici Police Dept Ludowici GA 31316
Savannah Chatham Metro PD Savannah GA 31401
Hawaii Police Dept Hilo HI 96720
Shelley Police Dept Shelley ID 83274
Chicago Police Dept Chicago IL 60653
Dept of Natural Resources Indianapolis IN 46204
Boone Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Lebanon IN 46052
Charlestown Police Dept Charlestown IN 47111
Fort Wayne Police Dept Fort Wayne IN 46802
Terre Haute Police Dept Terre Haute IN 47807
Sedgwick Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Wichita KS 67203
Wyandotte Cnty Sheriffs Dept Kansas City KS 66101
Hopkinsville Police Dept Hopkinsville KY 42240
Louisville Metro Police Dept Louisville KY 40202
Pikeville Police Dept Pikeville KY 41501
Dept of Wildlife & Fisheries Enf Baton Rouge LA 70808
Monroe Police Dept Monroe LA 71201
Montgomery Police Dept Montgomery LA 71454
Slidell Police Dept Slidell LA 70458
Zachary Police Dept Zachary LA 70791
Weymouth Police Dept Weymouth MA 02188
Yarmouth Police Dept West Yarmouth MA 02673
Baltimore Cnty PD Towson MD 21286
Prince George’s Cnty PD Landover MD 20785
Somerset Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Madison ME 04950
Detroit Police Dept Detroit MI 48226
Greene Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Springfield MO 65802
Miller Cnty Sheriffs Dept Tuscumbia MO 65082
Federal Bureau of Investigation Kansas City MO 64105
Clinton Police Dept Clinton MO 64735
Brookhaven Police Dept Brookhaven MS 39601
Philadelphia Police Dept Philadelphia MS 39350
Raleigh Police Dept Raleigh MS 39153
State Homeland Security Contact Fort Harrison MT 59636
Edgecombe Cnty Sheriffs Office Tarboro NC 27886
Scotland Cnty Sheriffs Dept Laurinburg NC 28352
Greensboro Police Dept Greensboro NC 27401
Lumberton Police Dept Lumberton NC 28358
Rocky Mount Police Dept Rocky Mount NC 27802
North Carolina State Hwy Patrol Raleigh NC 27699
North Carolina State Hwy Patrol Greensboro NC 27401
Cheyenne Cnty Sheriffs Dept Sidney NE 69162
Paterson Police Dept Paterson NJ 07505
New Jersey State Police Trenton NJ 08625
Carson City NV 89701
Las Vegas Metropolitan PD Las Vegas NV 89106
Federal Bureau of Investigation Las Vegas NV 89106
Clark Cnty School Dist Police Henderson NV 89074
Boulder City Police Dept Boulder City NV 89005
Henderson Police Dept Henderson NV 89009
North Las Vegas Police Dept North Las Vegas NV 89030
Nevada Highway Patrol Las Vegas NV 89118
Nevada Highway Patrol Las Vegas NV 89118
Nevada Highway Patrol Las Vegas NV 89118
Nevada Highway Patrol Las Vegas NV 89118
Nevada Highway Patrol Las Vegas NV 89118
Las Vegas Tribal PD Las Vegas NV 89106
Suffolk Cnty PD Yaphank NY 11980
New Rochelle City PD New Rochelle NY 10801
New York City Police Dept New York NY 10038
Vlg of Whitesboro Police Dept Whitesboro NY 13492
State Homeland Security Contact Albany NY 12226
New York State Police Albany NY 12226
Cleveland Police Dept Cleveland OH 44113
Mentor Police Dept Mentor OH 44060
Westerville Div of Police Westerville OH 43081
Comanche Cnty Sheriffs Dept Lawton OK 73501
Asher Police Dept Asher OK 74826
Ashland Police Dept Ashland OR 97520
New Castle Police Dept New Castle PA 16101
York City Police Dept York PA 17401
State Homeland Security Contact Harrisburg PA 17110
Lancaster Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Lancaster SC 29720
Saluda Cnty Sheriffs Dept Saluda SC 29138
York Cnty Sheriffs Ofc York SC 29745
Florence Police Dept Florence SC 29501
Dickson Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Charlotte TN 37036
Texas Juvenile Justice Department Austin TX 78701
Nacogdoches Cnty Sheriffs Dept Nacogdoches TX 75964
Real Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Leakey TX 78873
Waller Cnty Sheriffs Ofc Hempstead TX 77445
Cumby Police Dept Cumby TX 75433
Dallas Police Dept Dallas TX 75215
Fort Worth Police Dept Fort Worth TX 76115
Richardson Police Dept Richardson TX 75081
Round Rock Police Dept Round Rock TX 78665
Brigham City Police Dept Brigham City UT 84302
South Salt Lake City Police Dept South Salt Lake UT 84115
Winchester Police Dept Winchester VA 22601
Pierce Cnty Sheriffs Dept Tacoma WA 98402
Kent Police Dept Kent WA 98032
Milwaukee Police Dept Milwaukee WI 53233

 

Military
1st Calvary Division Fort Hood TX 76554
1st Infantry Division Fort Riley KS 66442
1st Armor Division Fort Bliss TX 79916
2nd Infantry Division Camp Carroll Korea
3rd Infantry Division Fort Steward GA 31314
4th Infantry Division Fort Carson CO 80913
10th Mountain Division Fort Drum NY 13603
25th Infantry Division Scofield Barracks HI 96857
82nd Airborne Division Fort Bragg NC 28310
101st Airborne Division Fort Campbell KY 42223
1/75 Ranger Battalion Hunter Army Airfield GA 31405
2/75 Ranger Battalion Fort Lewis WA 98433
3/75 Ranger Battalion Fort Benning GA 31905
Partner Non-Profits for Families
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

(TAPS) Arlington

VA 22201
Gary Sinise Foundation Woodland Hills CA 91365
Concern of Police Survivors Camdenton MO 65020

2017 Program Accomplishments for Point 27

Shared the Word of God and Shields of Strength with over 159,240 people, including, members of the armed forces, veterans, military families, first responders, athletes, people battling chronic illness, and others.

Law Enforcement Commanders, chaplains, Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines report that Shields of Strength serve as physical reminders of God’s Word and His promise to never leave or forsake us. Many people were introduced to Jesus Christ and accepted Him as their Lord and Savior.

Shared God’s word daily through Point 27 Website, Blogs, and posting on the Point 27 Facebook page. The Facebook page was very active and grew to 5,086 followers, an increase of 1,036 people.

Military

Shared God’s word with members of the following units:

  • 2/75 Ranger Battalion, Hunter Army Airfield, GA
  • 3/75 Ranger Battalion, Fort Benning, GA
  • 5th Special Forces Group, Fort Campbell, KY
  • 10th Special Forces Group, Fort Carson, CO
  • United States Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, NC
  • United States Army Special Forces Command, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 1st Armor Division, Fort Bliss, TX
  • 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, KS
  • 1st Calvary Division, Fort Hood, TX
  • 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Carroll, Korea
  • 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, GA
  • 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, CO
  • 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, NY
  • 25th Infantry Division, Scofield Barracks, HI
  • 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 82nd Airborne Division Artillery, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, KY
  • ISAF Chapel, Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Mission Command Training Program, Fort Leavenworth, KS

Partnered with the following organizations to share Gods’ Word engraved on Shields of Strength with members of the Armed Forces and their families:

  • Warrior to Citizen, Atlanta, GA
  • Atlanta Airport Chaplains
  • Tragedy Assistance for Survivors (TAPS)
  • Ministering Our Military, Mount Pleasant, TX
  • United States Army 10 Mile Race, Washington, DC. Through a generous donation from and faithful family Point 27 presented Joshua 1:9 / Prayer of Salvation Dog Tags to each of the 31,000 runners in the 2017 Army 10 Mile Race.
  • Carry The Load

Supported Operation Freedom’s Sentinel Campaign, Shields were given to members of the armed forces serving in Afghanistan, including the 82nd Airborne Division, 4th Infantry Division, 16th Combat Aviation Brigade, and Rock Church, ISAF, Kabul.

Supported Operation Inherent Resolve in Iraq by giving Shields to the 82nd Airborne Division, 101st Airborne Division, and the 1st Infantry Division, 2nd Ranger Battalion

Military Families

  • Partnered with the following organization to share God’s Word with military families:
  • Tragedy Assistance Office for Survivors (TAPS), Alexandria, VA
  • Snowball Express, Grapevine, TX
  • Ministering to Our Military (M.O.M.), Mount Pleasant, TX
  • 82nd Airborne Division
  • United States Special Operations Command
  • United States Special Forces Command
  • 2/75 Ranger Battalion
  • 3/75 Ranger Battalion

Shared God’s word with over 5,500 Gold Star family members by teaming with the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS), Snowball Express, and a various military units. Presented folded flag necklaces engraved with John 15:14 to these survivors of fallen warriors.

Veterans

Partnered with the following organizations to share God’s Word with Veterans:

  • Church on the Rock (COTR), Beaumont, TX
  • Mount Pleasant, TX Veterans Assistance Office
  • Los Angeles VA Hospital, North Hills, CA
  • Atlanta Georgia VA Hospital, Atlanta, GA
  • Atlanta Airport Chaplains

Critically ill and Others

Shared God’s word with chronically ill children at Levine Children’s Hospital, Charlotte, NC.

Hurricane Harvey

  • Andrew Wilson, Board Member, shared God’s Word with over 800 people while rescuing them from flooded homes, streets, and cars during and after Hurricane Harvey, giving each of them a Shields of Strength necklace engraved with God’s Word. For many, the Dog Tag necklace and the clothes on their body were the only remaining items they owned.
  • Presented $15,000 to Golden Triangel Church on the Rock, to assist in storm damage recovery of homes for elderly, single moms, and low income families.

First Responders

Presented Thin Blue Line Dog Tags to Police Departments across America.

  • Police Departments in the following states: AL, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, GA, KY, LA, ME, MI, MN, MO, MT, NM, NV, OH, OK, OR, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, and WI.
  • Partnered with Concern Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) to share God’s Word with 3,500 survivors of
  • Fallen Law Enforcement Officers.

Speaking Engagements

David Dodd, executive director, served as guest speaker for C.O.P.S. Events in Grapevine, TX and Washington D.C., Radio Interview on the Janet Parshall Show, the Friends and Neighbors Television Show, C.O.P.S. Georgia Survivor Event, and with military organizations.

2016 Program Accomplishments for Point 27

In 2016, Point 27 shared the Word of God, engraved on Shields of Strength dog tags and jewelry, with over 96,896 individuals across the world — including members of the armed forces, veterans, military families, first responders, athletes, people battling chronic illness, and others. The Shields serve as a physical reminder of God’s Word and His promise to never leave or forsake us, according to the Law Enforcement Commanders, Chaplains, Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines.

This outreach introduced people to the Lord who had never heard his message of hope and salvation and brought many of these individuals into the Family of Christ. In addition, Point 27 used Facebook, Online Blogging, Pinterest and Twitter to share the Word of God daily, accumulating a total of 4,050 followers on Facebook, an increase of 838 people during 2016.

In partnership with the following organizations, Point 27 shared Shields of Strength with members of the Armed Forces and their families:

  • Warrior to Citizen, Atlanta, GA
  • Atlanta Airport Chaplains
  • Tragedy Assistance for Survivors (TAPS)
  • Oliver North, VA
  • Ministering Our Military, Mount Pleasant, TX
  • United States Army 10 Mile Race, Washington, DC
  • Stew Smith, Navy SEAL Trainer, MD

Military Units Ministered to with Shields of Strength:

  • 1/75 Ranger Battalion, Hunter Army Airfield, GA
  • 3/75 Ranger Battalion, Fort Benning, GA
  • 5th Special Forces Group, Fort Campbell, KY
  • 10th Special Forces Group, Fort Carson, CO
  • United States Army Special Operations Command, Fort Bragg, NC
  • United States Army Special Forces Command, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 1st Armor Division, Fort Bliss, TX
  • 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, KS
  • 1st Calvary Division, Fort Hood, TX
  • 2nd Infantry Division, Fort Carroll, Korea
  • 3rd Infantry Division, Fort Stewart, GA
  • 4th Infantry Division, Fort Carson, CO
  • 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, NY
  • 25th Infantry Division, Scofield Barracks, HI
  • 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 82nd Airborne Division Artillery, Fort Bragg, NC
  • 101st Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, KY
  • ISAF Chapel, Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Fort Belvoir Chaplain, Fort Belvoir, VA
  • Mission Command Training Program, Fort Leavenworth, KS

Military Families Ministered to with Shields of Strength:

In partnership with the following organizations, Point 27 shared folded flag, John 15:14 Shields of Strength with Military families, including 5,100 Gold Star family members:

  • Tragedy Assistance Office for Survivors (TAPS), Alexandria, VA
  • Snowball Express, Grapevine, TX
  • Ministering to Our Military (M.O.M.), Mount Pleasant, TX
  • 82nd Airborne Division
  • United States Special Operations Command
  • United States Special Forces Command
  • 5th Special Forces Group
  • 10th Special Forces Group
  • 3/75 Ranger Battalion

Veterans Groups Ministered to with Shields of Strength:

In partnership with the following organizations, Point 27 shared Shields of Strength with Veterans Groups:

  • Church on the Rock (COTR), Beaumont, TX
  • First Baptist Church, Beaumont, TX
  • Veteran Liberation Foundation, Richmond, VA
  • Congressman Barry Loudermilk
  • South East Texas Group
  • Veterans Assistance Office, Mount Pleasant, TX
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital, Beaumont, TX
  • Carry The Load, Dallas, TX
  • Scott Bosworth, Hike of the Arizona Trail
  • Los Angeles VA Hospital, Nahan Tetreault, North Hills, CA
  • Atlanta Georgia VA Hospital, Atlanta, GA

Critically Ill and Others Ministered to with Shields of Strength:

In partnership with the following organizations, Point 27 shared Shields of Strength with the critically ill and other individuals in need:

  • Speedy Transmission and GA Halfway House, Marietta, GA
  • Gil Gilleland and Elementary School in Marietta, GA
  • Jessica Ball and Relentless Detroit Foundation, Detroit, MI
  • Shea Family, White Cloud, MI
  • Canei Community, Fairburn, GA
  • Deweyville, LA Flood Victims
  • Mark VanderBroek, Marietta, GA
  • Shared God’s word with chronically ill children at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, and Levine Children’s Hospital, Charlotte, NC

Athletes Ministered to with Shields of Strength:

  • Augusta Boxing Club, Donato Bradford, Hephzibah, GA
  • Vider Football Team, Vider, TX
  • Nikia Ghanez, AZ
  • Frisco Roughriders, Frisco, TX
  • Amanda Kulik, Altoona, PA
  • Various NFL Players, All NFL Teams
  • Westbrook High School Football Team, Westbrook, TX
  • Natasha Brown, Glen Dale MD
  • Heather Parker, Versa Gripps, Sorrento, ME
  • Reggie Wayne, Indianapolis Colts, Southwest, FL
  • Hardin-Jefferson High School, Sour Lake, TX
  • Andy Haman, Colorado, CO
  • Baylor University Football Team, Jeff Barlow, TX
  • Brent Belm, Austin, TX
  • Jake Dalton, USA Olympian, Norman, OK
  • Jessica Meuse, Deatsville, AL
  • Fields of Faith, Fellowship for Christian Athletes Event, Beaumont, TX

First Responders Ministered to with Shields of Strength:

  • Police Departments in the following states: MN, WA, MD, PA, TX, AL, OR, GA, CA, FL, D.C., AR, OK, MD, OH, AZ, MN, VA
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington D.C.
  • Concern Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.)
  • Present Thin Blue Line Shields of Strength for each member of the following Police and Sheriff Departments:
  • Dallas Police Department, Dallas, TX
  • Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) Police Department, Dallas, TX
  • Baton Rouge Police and Sheriff’s Department, Baton Rouge, LA
  • Beaumont Police Department, Beaumont, TX
  • Orange Police Department, Orange, TX
  • Kennesaw Police Department, Kennesaw, GA
  • Marietta Police Department, Marietta, GA
  • Duluth Police Department, Duluth, GA
  • Madison Police Department, Madison, GA

Speaking Engagements and Other Ministries:

David Dodd, executive director, served as guest speaker at a Mount Pleasant, TX, Memorial Day Event, Radio Interviews, Harvest Television Show, Clayton County Veterans Day Event and with United States military organizations.