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Thanks Minnesota - April 2017


April 2017 Newsletter Copy

Dear friends of Minnesotans’ Military Appreciation Fund,

The 2017 Minnesotans' Military Appreciation Dinner is just over a week away on Thursday, May 4. Limited seating is still available, free of charge, for MMAF grant recipients and a guest. If you are interested in attending the dinner, please email MMAF to RSVP by Friday, April 28. Seats will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Additional details can be found at www.thankmntroops.org.

Can't join us for the dinner but still want to support MMAF? Join us at these patriotic events that will benefit MMAF and our troops:

The Freedom Run, Minnesota Lake: Saturday, June 17

The 11th annual Freedom Run is a 100-mile rally through scenic south central Minnesota that draws hundreds of motorcycles and classic cars to show support for Minnesota’s service members and their families. Learn more about the Freedom Run

The Patriot Ride, Key Air (Anoka County Airport), Blaine: Saturday, July 8

The Minnesota Patriot Guard, Dennis Kirk and Tribute to the Troops present the 2017 Patriot Ride. More than 3,000 riders are expected to participate in the 50-mile ride to show their support for Minnesota’s service members and their families. Learn more about the Patriot Ride.

Say Thanks Day, Fort Snelling: Saturday, August 19

Our very own Say Thanks Day will take place once again at the Boy Scout Base Camp at Fort Snelling. Enjoy walking 1-mile course or running a 5K in honor of our men and women in uniform. And you won’t want to miss out on the patriot parachute jump and inspiring music by the Emerson Avenue Band! Learn more about Say Thanks Day.

Looking forward to seeing you this summer to support our Minnesota troops!

Your friends at Minnesotans’ Military Appreciation Fund