For those who don't know it, the Wounded Warrior Project is a wonderful charity that serves wounded military veterans with programs, services and events. The charity was created following the events of September 11, 2001.
The mission of the Wounded Warriors Project is to "To honor and empower Wounded Warriors."
Their stated purpose is to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members- and on August 16, 2009 they came to Hoboken to do just that. .
Does anybody remember?
At 4:13 PM on Saturday August 15, Hoboken411 received a press release from City Hall announcing the Wounded Warriors' visit: "Mayor Dawn Zimmer, Fire Chief Richard Blohm, and the Hoboken Fire Department to welcome Injured Iraq War Veterans, former POW's from WWII, and Freemasons."
At 5:17 PM ,Hoboken411 forward the CIty Hall press release to Lane Bajardi.