22nd WHOA Golf Tournament (May 8, 2023)

Omari Valentine Events, Past Events

*** Tournament SOLD OUT! If you have questions, please call Mike Talleda at (310) 780-4540 *** You Are Invited: Our Annual WHOA Golf Tournament is a fundraiser to support our year-long programs and activities for the combat Wounded Heroes of America. Download the Flyer Download the Newsletter

Operation Santa 2019 - WHOA

Operation Santa Claus – Christmas 2019

Mike Talleda Events, Past Events

Christmas 2019- I think the Christmas story this year should be about a Hero. I met Alroy Billiman at his Purple Heart ceremony back in 2007. I like to keep things raw and real, and as you can tell by the videos and photos they are as raw and its real as they get. We’ve had a great Christmas this …

Operation Santa Day 1

Operation Santa – Day 1

Mike Talleda Events, Past Events

Day 1- Operation Santa officially on the road Sunday, Dec 8th–Rain and more rain didn’t stop our Santas from completing the mission, but this was just the beginning. On our first day delivering we visited 16 families in 13 cities- a total of 49 kids. In addition, we have families in 13 states that Santa needs a little help with …

Operation Santa 2019 Is Underway in Hawthorne

Mike Talleda Events, Past Events

Christmas is a month-long project here at WHOA. Every year we spend most of December purchasing collecting donated toys, wrapping and delivering and /or shipping to the kids of combat wounded veterans- including the Navajo Reservation in Arizona. In 2018 Santa visited over 40 homes in 30 Southland cities including the Navajo reservation. Operation Santa is a program by our …

Thanksgiving Dinner With Our Vets - WHOA

Thanksgiving Dinner With Our Vets

Mike Talleda Events, Past Events

We had our Thanksgiving dinner Thursday night Nov 21st. It was standing room only- a large crowd would be 50 people, we had 72 show up for the Last get-together of the year. When we say “El Cholo” we don’t have to explain much. Everyone knows what we’re talking about. A special thanks again to Ron Salisbury and his staff; …