It was a beautiful spring weekend in Ringgold, Georgia and members of the Honoring the Sacrifice Board of Directors picked up their shovels, rakes and work gloves to help build a handicap-accessible home for Sergeant Jason Smith. The foundation had previously committed financial resources to the project, but knew that they had to do more. For [...]
When the team at Phase III Realty in Naples, Florida heard SGT Andrew Smith's story and learned about the work of the foundation which he and his wife started in 2013, they knew that they had to get involved. SGT Smith spent many winter breaks as a young boy at Vanderbilt Beach, and when they [...]
Honoring the Sacrifice has a big week ahead. We will have the privilege of presenting one of our heroes, SGT Lucas Oppelt, with funds to be used toward his new handicap accessible home in Colorado Springs, CO. SGT Oppelt was a combat medic with the 82nd Airborne out of Fort Bragg North Carolina. He was [...]
Honoring the Sacrifice and the Combat Vets Association met at the build site of the future home of Corporal Daniel Palmer USMC (retired) and his family Saturday morning in Pensacola, Florida. Corporal Palmer was wounded by an IED in Marja...h Afghanistan in 2010 resulting in the loss of his right foot and a portion of [...]
Board member SGT Andrew Smith (retired) has accepted an invitation to speak at the first Women's Conference of the year to be held at the First Baptist Church in Shelbyville, Tennessee on February 2nd at 6:00 pm (central). SGT Smith will be introducing the work of The Honoring the Sacrifice Foundation to the attendees, and [...]
The 82nd Airborne Association in Chattanooga, TN held their annual Christmas banquet December 10, 2014. Honoring the Sacrifice was honored at the event by the organization and a donation was made from the association to the foundation. The quest speaker was Clinton Riddle, US Army 82nd Airborne (retired). Mr. Riddle served with the 325th Parachute Infantry [...]
The rain held off and the tournament was a huge success. Over 100 golfers met early Monday morning, October 13th with one goal in mind, to support our nations severely wounded. The golf ball launch from the AR-15 on hole #13 was a unique part of our tournament, which gave everyone an opportunity to get a really [...]
Special thank you to the Hamilton County Republican Women for their donation. They held a fashion show and lunch with proceeds going to Honoring the Sacrifice! Thank you!
Thank you to the Bradley Central JROTC for raising over $1,500 for our wounded service members.
On the 70th anniversary of D-Day, Friday June 6, 2014, at a sold-out event at The Chattanoogan Hotel, in Chattanooga, Tennessee, those that served and sacrificed on behalf of our country were honored and remembered. We were privileged to have as our keynote speaker Col. Danny McKnight (US Army, retired) who is best [...]