Valentines for Veterans & First Responders

February 11, 2020

Members of the Brazos Valley Marine Corps League attended the Valentines for Veterans & First Responders program at Sul Ross Elementary School in Bryan, Texas. Sul Ross Elementary School has kindergarten through Fourth Grade.
The program started with posting the United States and Texas State flags by members of Boy Scout Troop 976. The Kindergarten, accompanied by the Ukulele Choir, sand "This Land is Your Land".
Valentines were presented to the veterans and first responders presented at the ceremony. The majority of the 600 valentines created by the Sul Ross students will be sent to service personnel stationed overseas. The ceremony was concluded with the Sul Ross students singing "I'm Proud to Be an American" while waving the American Flag.
A number of members of the Brazos Valley Marine Corps League attended the ceremony. Those in the photograph represent half of detachment members attending.