Did You Know?

By Bev Capps, District Executive Director, Heart of the Valley YMCA The YMCA has worked with Ditto Landing and Operation Green Team for a number of years as part of a YMCA Togetherhood program. The purpose of the Togetherhood Project is to invite YMCA members to activate their social responsibility by participating in the Y's … Continue reading Did You Know?

Following his calling: Meet Ty Oswald

Ty Oswald is an Army veteran, dad, husband and has PTSD. He is a Huntsville native (Buckhorn High School) and the military was always his calling. “Both of my parents served and I couldn’t see myself doing anything else. He served for 6 years as an OH 58 Avionics and Weapons Systems Specialist. He deployed … Continue reading Following his calling: Meet Ty Oswald

Project Share: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

By COL (ret) John OlshefskiSenior Vice PresidentCustomer Care Huntsville Utilities A local grandmother on a fixed income needed to take in her three grandchildren. The additional financial strain of taking care of her grandchildren made it difficult to make ends meet. Thanks to your donations, Project Share was able to cover a portion of her … Continue reading Project Share: Neighbors Helping Neighbors

The VFW Poppy Program

By April Thomas, Quartermaster Gentry –Isom VFW Post 2702 The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is a nonprofit veteran’s service organization and Gentry-Isom VFW Post 2702 has been serving veterans in the Huntsville area since 1945. Located at 2900 Memorial Pkwy Frontage Rd NW in North Huntsville Post 2702 is breathing new … Continue reading The VFW Poppy Program

Community Edward Jones Branch Office Supports Manna House with a Holiday Donation Drive

Dale Kuehl, an Edward Jones financial advisor in Huntsville, is supporting Manna House by using his office as a drop-off location for a food drive. Local residents may help support this effort by bringing in items to the Edward Jones branch office during regular business hours from December 1st to December 31st. The branch address is: 2045 Cecil Ashburn Drive SE, Suite 103 Huntsville AL 35802. Edward Jones, a … Continue reading Community Edward Jones Branch Office Supports Manna House with a Holiday Donation Drive

Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund

By Bob Druckman, PublisherSouth Huntsville Neighbors The Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund honors Military Service and sacrifice by providing scholarships to veterans and military family members, particularly children of our nations fallen and disabled.Mercedes-Benz of Huntsville is proud to partner with the Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund as a Corporate Sponsor.            Inspired by the death of Colonel … Continue reading Johnny Mac Soldiers Fund