Orlando Veterans Stand Down 2012

For the past few years Homeless Services Network has helped coordinate the Orlando Veteran Stand Down. This year is no exception. We are expecting 325-350 veterans in attendance this year and we need 325-350 volunteers to make it a successful event. Last year’s Stand Down was a wonderful success with spectacular volunteers. But this year we have worked hard to make it even better.

Information for the 2012 Veteran Stand Down:
When: Saturday September 29th, 2012 (8am – 3pm)
Mandatory Volunteer Training: Tuesday September 25th, 2012 (12pm – 1pm or 6pm – 7pm)
Where: Downtown Orlando Recreation Center (649 W. Livingston St. Orlando, FL 32801)

If you would like to volunteer for this event, you may choose from 1 of 4 ways to register for this event:

  1. (Preferred method) Complete the online registration form.
  2. Download and email the Volunteer-Registration-Form: standdownvolunteers {at} gmail(.)com
  3. Download and fax the Volunteer-Registration-Form: 407-893-5299
  4. Call for registration: 407-893-0133 Ext. 107

If you or your organization would like to make a monetary contribution to the Stand Down, please make checks payable to “Homeless Services Network” and in the memo section, please put “2012 Stand Down”.  100% of all donations go to the Veteran Stand Down.

Mail checks to:
Homeless Services Network
P.O. Box 547068
Orlando, FL 32854-7068

If you or your organization would like to donate new, in-package items, we are in need of:
·         Men’s & women’s underwear
·         Shower kits that include: soap, shampoo, razor, feminine products, toothbrush, toothpaste, deodorant  and comb.
·         Hats
·         Sunscreen
·         Work boots
·         Bus Passes
These UNUSED items can be donated to Homeless Services Network to be distributed at the Stand Down.

Please help get the word out by forwarding this email to your fellow Veterans and friends.
Thank you for taking time out of your busy schedule to volunteer to help those who have served our great country.

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