P-3167

Veteran Transition Program

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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: Metroport (Southlake)

Total Budget: $3,450

Area of Focus: Community economic development

Activity Type: Community Development: General

Summary: Sponsorship of rock climbing activity for participants in a Veteran transition program


Metroport Rotary partners with Gallant Few, a locally-based, nationwide non-profit founded and led by Karl Monger, Metroport Rotarian, to sponsor local veterans in rock climbing activity at a local climbing gym.

GallantFew provides activities, mentoring, connections and training to assist veterans to transition successfully into civilian life. Outreach activities like climbing provides team challenges that prevent isolation and provide companionship. Entry level challenges help vets use leadership and teamwork skills learned in the military to create entrepreneurial businesses, join successful organizations and become valued members of the community. The work of GallantFew is directed to reduce the high rate of suicide, homelessness and isolation for veterans in the US.

Project Contact Person

District: 5790

Rotary Club of: Metroport (Southlake)

Primary Contact: James Lunday

Email: james.c.lunday@gmail.com

Project Status

Paid
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Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

Metroport (Southlake) (5790)

2-Jan-20

$1,725

$1,725

$3,450

Total

$1,725

$1,725

$3,450

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History Log Entries

2-Jan-20

by James Lunday

System Entry: Creation of project page.

4-Jan-20

by Dan Steele

System Entry: Project sent for club signatures.

5-Jan-20

by James Lunday

System Entry: Project signed by James Lunday.

5-Jan-20

by Dan Steele

System Entry: Project signed by Dan Steele.

15-Jan-20

by Dan Steele

System Entry: Project approved by the District Approval Committee.

28-Jan-20

by Walter Virden

System Entry: Check for DDF payment issued by Foundation Treasurer.

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