On Saturday, May 25, the SCV veterans Services Collaborative will be hosting a Memorial Day Backpack Walk.
A ticket purchase of $30 includes a full meal from the Tommy’s Hamburgers, a dessert from the ice cream truck and a gift bag. For those who simply want to attend and cheer on the walkers, the cost of admission is $12 for food. Prizes will be given out in several categories, so wear your military uniform or backpack and join the fun. Tickets will also available on the morning of the event at 7:30 a.m.
To purchase tickets, visit The Veteran Center, located at 23222 Lyons Avenue in Newhall. The organization’s membership is growing, and for those who wish to help out local veterans, drop by the Veteran’s Center and request to join for free.
For more information about the SCV Veterans Services Collaborative, visit www.scv-vets.org.