Category: Previous Events
Luncheon with Long Time OME Volunteers

Posted on April 12, 2019

On March 19, 2019, we held a luncheon for long time OME volunteers, Bob &smp; Linda Padfield, (Bob was also an OME Board member) and presented them with a plaque in appreciation for all their year...

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Motivational & Special Events 2018

Posted on February 13, 2018

Mr. Reggie Knowles, Stack Barrel Hunting Club, the Louisiana Game Warden's Association, Mr. Glenn Daigle's Rabideaux's Cajun Kitchen and local businesses and patriots from Southwest Louisiana sponsore...

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Special Events for 2015

Posted on January 28, 2015

On December 19, 2014, OME provided the food for the Family Christmas Dinner at SAMMC (San Antonio Military Medical Center) that was hosted by the Warrior Transition Battalion for all the wounded patie...

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SAMMC Visit Dec. 2014

Posted on January 19, 2015

The following are pictures from our December 14-15, 2014, quarterly trip to SAMMC (San Antonio Military Medical Center) in which we held our annual free PX, drawing, and breakfast for our wounded mili...

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Kroger Project 2014

Posted on November 22, 2014

On November 15, 2014, over $22,000 in cash and items destined for our Military were donated by the wonderful customers of 11 different Kroger stores in our community.  These donations were used b...

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SAMMC Visit Sept., 2014: National Amputee Boxing Assoc. Match

Posted on November 3, 2014

On September 27, 2014, in lieu of a regular trip to SAMMMC (San Antonio Military Medical Center), 5 OME Officers and Directors, plus 4 OME volunteers attended the first-ever National Amputee Boxing As...

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Outings for the Wounded 2014

Posted on October 4, 2014

OME sponsored a very "productive" pig hunt July 26-27, 2014, at a beautiful river-front ranch in Kingsland, Texas.  The injured warriors and the participating sponsor hunters harvested 11 pigs of...

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Watermelon Run for the Fallen 2014

Posted on September 8, 2014

OME supports and participates with war veterans in honoring our Texas fallen from OIF I&II and OEF each year at a very solemn memorial event held in Hempstead, Texas, called the Watermelon Run for...

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Orion International Raising Funds for OME through Low to High Challenge

Posted on August 29, 2014

Operation Military Embrace partnered with Orion International to raise $100K+ for Veterans in 2014 through the Veteran Low to High Challenge. All donations are tax-deductible and will benefit the par...

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2014 Care Packages for Deployed Troops Program

Posted on July 27, 2014

Whenever OME has 50-100 care packages to ship to our troops overseas, the owners of Alspaugh's ACE Hardware are kind enough to host our volunteers to conduct an "Adopt-a-Box" where their customers are...

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Fundraisers for 2014

Posted on May 31, 2014

On March 1, 2014, a Motorized Bike Raffle & Auction was held for us at Shifter's Saloon in Spring, Texas! On April 12, 2014, for the 2nd year in a row, Operation Military Embrace was the recipi...

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SAMMC Visit Dec. 2013

Posted on December 29, 2013

These are pictures from our December 8-9, 2013, trip to SAMMC (San Antonio Military Medical Center).  We held our annual free PX (Post Exchange - i.e., military store) on Monday, December 9. H...

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Video: OME Christmas Visit 2011

Posted on July 24, 2013


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Outings for the Wounded

Posted on July 12, 2013

July 25-27, 2014, Operation Military Embrace sponsored a wild pig hunt for 3 wounded warriors at a ranch in Kingsland, Texas.  As you can see by these pictures, it was a very fruitful/eventful tr...

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Special Events

Posted on May 14, 2013

On February 20, 2013, Warrior Hike & Walk Off the War creator, Sean Gobin, (a former U.S. Marine captain on the far left) met members of OME at SAMMC.  The Warrior Hike is one of OME's Progra...

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