CHEYENNE, WY: The Cheyenne Stampede Jr. "A" Hockey Team recently donated funds to, two local Military Charities from the Cheyenne area. These Funds were raised as part of the proceeds from the sale of the teams Military Appreciation Custom Jersey sale and other donations received.
Our first recipient was: The Cheyenne Community AIM Foundation founded by Glen and Annette Chavez. Cheyenne Community AIM Foundation supports military personnel as well as veterans with a free Thanksgiving Day Dinner. They also give out food baskets, Christmas trees, and have set up a support network to help military personnel. AIM stands for (Appreciates its Military).
Our second and final recipient was: F.E. Warren Air Force Base 90th Force Support Squadron. The Squadron is responsible for the Airman Support Family Readiness Center. Its mission is to support the men and women, and their families, assigned to F.E. Warren Air Force Base, including the men and women who work on the base, support the missile complex, or are deployed overseas.
Both organizations received $500 from the Cheyenne Stampede Jr "A" Hockey Team, According to Mark Lantz, The Stampede's GM/Owner "the boys were very excited about these donations and are looking forward to making the "Military Appreciation Weekend" an annual event" The Stampede are on the road for the next 2 weeks, but return home on March 8th at 7:35pm to play their final regular season game, before heading into playoffs!
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Photo Attached Courtesy of Kevin Mallory