Fundraiser Held for LCpl. Cody S. Childers Memorial Fund

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A Fundraising Dinner was held on April 20th at the Hickory Ruritan Club to benefit the LCpl. Cody S. Childers Memorial Fund. Cody was a 19 year old Marine from Hickory that was killed in action in Operation Enduring Freedom in AfghanistanAugust 20, 2010. This Memorial Fund ships care packages to deployed Marines and assists Wounded Warriors. Mark Donald, author of “Battle Ready” was the guest speaker. More than 30 prizes were raffled off, helping to make the night a huge success!  For more information, visit  www.wecaremarines.com and learn how you can help to keep Cody’s legacy alive while helping our Marines.

Wendy and Cassidy Childers (mother and sister of LCpl. Cody Childers)

Wendy and Cassidy Childers (mother and sister of LCpl. Cody Childers)

Marines based at the Naval Consolidated Brig at Northwest Annex enjoying the dinner

Marines based at the Naval Consolidated Brig at Northwest Annex enjoying the dinner

A group of Great Bridge High School alumni from class of 1982 showing their support.(classmates of Wendy Childers)

A group of Great Bridge High School alumni from class of 1982 showing their support.(classmates of Wendy Childers)

 

 

 

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