On Saturday, January 18th St. Johns Prep Hockey hosted Boston College High School for the annual 1st Lt. Derek Hines Memorial Game. The team presented a $6,500 donation to our fund. Thank you for the support and tribute.
On November 9th Babson College Hockey hosted a Military Apprecatiation Day and honored 1st Lt. Derek Hines. Thank you to everyone who came out and supported our veterans, active duty military and also our Fund. Babson made a $2,345 donation.
The 2nd Annual Flag Day 5K Road Race was a huge success. Almost 1,700 runners participated and raised over $50,000 for the 1st Lt. Derek Hines Soldiers assistance Fund. Thank you to everyone who participated and our sponsors.
The 1st Lt. Derek Hines Soldiers Assistance Fund made a $10,000 donation to Operation Santa, Massachusetts.
The Ahern Family Charitable Foundation hosted their annual Army-Navy Luncheon. For the second straight year the fund decided to be a major sponsor and donated $10,000 to Operation Santa. Operation Santa is a program that supports children of Fallen Heroes and children of deployed National Guard Members and Reservists. They provide gift cards to these special kids during the holiday season.
The Re-Dedication of the 1st Lt. Derek S. Hines Bridge was held on August 13, 2012