Congressman/Veteran to visit Remount Program on National Purple Heart Day
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Pine Valley Equestrian Center
United States Air Force Academy
Colorado Springs, Colorado – August 6, 2018
Ann Ervin Janitell, Remount Foundation – 719-351-4732
Becky Miller, Remount Foundation – 972-670-5528
Congressman Mike Coffman is a Marine Corps combat veteran. On Tuesday, August 7, National Purple Heart Day, he will visit Remount Foundation, an equine-assisted learning program for veterans and their families. http://www.remountfoundation.org/
Starting at 2:00 p.m., there will be a National Purple Heart Recognition Day ceremony with Representative Coffman giving the keynote address. During the ceremony, Remount will be recognized as an official Purple Heart Charity.
Remount is housed at the US Air Force Academy’s Pine Valley Equestrian Center. It is a donor-funded 501(c)3 serving those from all branches of the military.
Because the academy is a Department of Defense installation, all attendees must comply with USAFA security rules. If your organization plans to send someone you must follow specific instructions for entry which includes location and time to meet with the USAFA escort. Contact Ann Ervin Janitell at the number above.
Do not try to enter through the gate without the designated USAFA escort.