Remember * Respect * Revere

April 2018 E-Newsletter


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For one night only, join Thanks To Yanks and the live band XRB for a Beer&Bacon fundraising event at CraftRoots Brewing, 4 Industrial Road, Milford, MA.

April 22, 2018 – 6pm – 9pm

Admission: $25 (includes a pint of beer and appetizers for both the bacon and non-bacon lovers) 21+ event

Thanks To Yanks, a non-profit, all-volunteer, organization providing support and resources to military members, veterans, and their families. Over 93% of all funds raised goes directly to this mission.


Easter Delivery

Donnalee Shain, Vice President of Thanks To Yanks and Missy Racicot of Countryside of Milford provided Easter bags for those veterans living at Countryside Milford. The bags were assembled by local Girl Scouts.


MA Medal of Liberty Ceremony

The Milford Medal of Liberty Committee and Citizens for Milford invite all Milford residents to attend the Massachusetts Medal of Liberty Ceremony on Sunday, May 20, 2018 beginning promptly at 2:00 p.m. in the Upper Chamber of Town Hall 52 Main Street, Milford, Massachusetts.

The Massachusetts Medal of Liberty, an honor awarded in the name of the Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as Commander-in-Chief to the family of any Massachusetts serviceman or woman killed in action or who died as a result of wounds received in action, will be presented to the families of over forty Milford soldiers who were killed in action during World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War.

In addition to the presentation of the medal, the Empty Chair Ceremony will be performed. Music will be provided by local brass musicians, the Greater Milford Community Chorus, and singers and musicians from Milford High School.

This event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow the ceremony.

Any questions can be sent by email to Chairman Peter Scandone at Find more information on


Save the Date!!! Bottle and Can Drive
June 30th 9am to 1pm
Tran Redemption Corp (Hannaford’s parking lot) 161 East Main Street, Milford, MA

Please tell all your family and friends when they shop at www.amazonsmile to identify Thanks To Yanks as the charity Amazon will donate to. It doesn’t cost more money, yet a percentage of their sale comes to us. This helps us to continue to support those who serve(d) us.

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