Land Line Now, Nov. 11, 2019
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Our annual effort to support troops and veterans, Truckers for Troops, is underway – we’ll have stories of what care packages mean to a Marine far from home; the role donations play in keeping veterans’ program going; and how a game of golf can also be therapy for returning vets.
I. Today’s news with Terry Scruton
Our daily newscast gets you up to date on important developments.
II. A piece of home
Day 1 of the 2019 OOIDA Truckers for Troops Telethon to support troops and veterans gets underway with the story of Christian Guffreau, who explains what a care package means to him and other Marines who are far from home.
III. Keeping veterans’ programs going
A Massachusetts VA official says without donations like the one from Truckers for Troops, programs would be cut or canceled.
IV. A sound you don’t expect in a vet’s program – FORE!
A program in Arizona uses golf to help veterans who are injured, both mentally and physically.
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Links, email addresses, phone numbers and more information
- Learn how you can take part in Truckers for Troops and show your support for our troops overseas and veterans here at home.
- You can call 1-800-444-5791 anytime during business hours to take part. After hours, call that same number and press 1 to leave your name and phone number. OOIDA’s Membership Department will call you back during business hours.
- Truckers Christmas Group launches holiday fundraising campaign.