EVENT: 2017 Boston Marathon
EVENT DATE: Apr 17, 2017
MASSACHUSETTS IRAQ AND AFGHANISTAN FALLEN HEROES MEMORIAL FUND INC wrote -
Massachusetts Fallen Heroes is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to honoring those who have given their lives in service since September 11th, 2001. The mission of Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Memorial Fund, inc is to honor the fallen, assist families of the fallen and to empower returning Veterans.
The Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Memorial honors the memory of the fallen by preserving their name in a public tribute and acknowledging the sacrifice these service members have made by way of a first-of-its-kind in the nation 50ft diaphonous obelisk located in the Seaport district of Boston.
By coordinating special events, annual dinners and trips, MFH brings Gold Star Families and Veterans together and provides a healing environment that fosters bonding, comfort and support. Their outreach programs and events have united the Massachusetts Gold Star and Veteran communities in a unique bond of shared loss and healing.
Massachusetts Fallen Heroes supports local Veterans through their Veteran’s Edge program by providing advocacy services and programs, which include workforce development, civil service employment, disability compensation claims assistance, discrimination, and legal assistance (non-criminal).