Watermelon Run for the Fallen

On Saturday, August 19, 2017, OME participated in the 8th Annual Watermelon Run for the Fallen in Hempstead, Texas, (just as we have for the past 7 years) to pay honor and respect for the fallen from Texas:

 

 

 


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Special Events for 2017

On August 15, 2017, we held a retirement luncheon for our former Care Package Program Manager, Dennis Bernhart, who had to retire due to health reasons.  To honor this amazing man for his selfless hard work and dedication to our wounded and deployed miitary, we created a "Dennis Bernhart Operation Military Embrace Volunteer of the Year Award" rotating placque.  It will be awarded each year to that particular year's most deserving OME volunteer and their name will be engraved on the plate for ...
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Collection Drives for 2017

On August 5, 2017, the Explorers Youth Group of Hempstead, Texas, held a collection drive for us outside of Arlan's Supermarket in Hempstead, Texas.   Thank you so much, Explorers Group!!! 
On July 15, 2017, Kroger Store #389 at FM1488 @ FM2978 hosted a collection drive for us in which we asked their customers to donate items from our list that are needed by our wounded & deployed military.  Thanks, Kroger!!
Also as part of Military Appreciation Month (May 1-31) the AT&T Store in Hu...
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