Christmas 2014 – Underway

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Dec 4th – getting started Christmas 2014 has begun…This will be an “All Hands on Deck” month at WHOA, but luckily we have great friends and volunteers that donate their time and money, and in many case both. We’ve started by decorating boxes and putting them to work collecting toys. We’re truly are blessed in that we have some great …

Veterans Day 2014 – "A Night of Laughter"

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Veterans Day 2014 – An evening at the Comedy and Magic club- Hermosa Beach CA. We started Veterans Day honoring our veterans at the Redondo Beach Veterans Memorial ceremony and finished the day with a night of laughter. Luciano Aguilar from Hound Squad and a great friend, of WHOA along with rapper Senen (Sen Dog) Reyes from legendary band Cypress …

2014 WHOA Annual Turkey Giveaway

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Nov. 20, 2014 was WHOA’s annual turkey giveaway at El Cholo Restaurant in La Habra, CA. This is a great example of the great friends and relationships we have made in the community. Thanks to Ron Salisbury, owner of the El Cholo restaurants, our Vets have a place to come together every month. And let’s not forget Vance Bennett of …

Operation Santa 2013 – Delivery

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Operation Santa 2013 was a great success again this year. A huge heartfelt thanks to all those volunteers that made it possible by collecting, wrapping, delivering, and shipping toys, raising money, and even dressing up as Santa. All that, made it all happened for the kids. Thanks you to all those wonderful and generous friends that donated funds and toys, …

9/11 HelpAmerica Foundation 1st Annual Poker Tournament

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A Special Thanks: A special thanks to Shelly Guberek, our official foundation photographer. Shelly is a student at Brooks Institute of Photography, majoring in Visual Journalism. She has donated her time and talent to help us document our story, as well as our events. On behave of the 9-11HelpAmerica Foundation and those we serve, thank you Shelly. Our Winner Brandon …

9/11HelpAmerica 2005 Christmas Concert

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Who is Involved We owe a debt of gratitude to the folks in these 5 photographs below. They made this event possible. First we’d like to thank Christian Simmons & Broken Arrow and Merchants of Moonshine for coming up with the idea, donating their time and talent to make this happen. Without them, there would not have been a concert. …