Lt. Governor Wyman: OPERATION E.L.F. HOLIDAY RECEPTION FOR FAMILIES OF CT NATIONAL GUARD

 
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Contact: Steve Jensen      
860-524-7377
Steve.Jensen@ct.gov
December 13, 2013
 

OPERATION E.L.F. HOLIDAY RECEPTION FOR FAMILIES OF

CONNECTICUT NATIONAL GUARD SOLDIERS AND AIRMEN

 

 

HARTFORD, Conn., - Maj. Gen. Thaddeus J. Martin, the Adjutant General and Commander of the Connecticut National Guard joined by Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman announce a holiday reception for the families of deployed, those scheduled to deploy and recently returned Soldiers and Airmen of the Connecticut National Guard at the William A. O’Neill Armory in Hartford, Sunday, December 15, 2013, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Activities available for the children will include holiday crafts, face painting, ping pong for fish and a Christmas performance by the USO “Liberty Bells” before Santa comes to visit and hand out toys. 

Operation ELF was established in 2002 to provide support to our military families who were dealing with the stresses of separation due to deployment, and be there to help lessen financial hardship as a result of their call to active duty.

For more information about Operation E.L.F. please call (800) 858-2677. 

This event is open to the media.

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