Tag: SOT

SOT to honor Vietnam era vets

Dianne Edmondson Did you or someone you love serve our country between November 1955 and March 1975? If so, those individuals are a part of the Vietnam Era and the Robson Ranch Support Our Troops group will hold a special recognition for such veterans at its 1:00 p.m. May 13 meeting in the Clubhouse. The…

Military Support Group goes rolling along

Dianne Edmondson Like the Army, the Support Our Troops (SOT) organization here at Robson Ranch keeps rolling along to fulfill its mission. Supporters not just of the Army but of all our military branches meet on the second Monday of each month at 1:00 p.m. in the clubhouse to continue their mission, supporting military personnel…

Special moments at Veterans Day Patriotic Concert

It was cold and windy outside but inside our clubhouse the love and respect for our Robson Ranch and all veterans was warm and moving. Starting with the early morning memorial and the SOT Silent Auction, followed by concerts at 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. it was a full day of patriotism and remembering and…

Support Our Troops donors recognized

Dianne Edmondson The Support Our Troops group at  Robson Ranch is blessed to receive donations from several groups here at the Ranch to further its mission of supporting current military personnel who are related by love or blood to Robson Ranch residents. SOT currently supports 93 service men and women (14 deployed and 79 non-deployed).…

SOT honors Vietnam veterans

Dianne Edmondson About thirty Vietnam era Robson Ranch veterans were honored at the June meeting of the Support Our Troops organization. Congress has recently issued a special pin recognizing any military who served during the Vietnam era (1955-1975.) Earlier this year, SOT presented about 70 pins to such veterans and again at our June 11…

Memorial Day is really memorable at Robson Ranch

  Dianne Edmondson At Robson Ranch Memorial Day is more than just a holiday for fun with families and friends. Fittingly, more than 100 patriots gathered at Veterans Park between the Pro Shop and the Clubhouse on Memorial Day 2018 to join Support Our Troops in celebrating Memorial Day appropriately. SOT President Susan Galbraith welcomed…

Fidelity SOT Charity Golf: $16,000 rainout fundraiser

Sam Goodrich The 2018 edition of the Support Our Troops charity golf tournament was washed away by the rain but the generosity of SOT’s community support shined through. The military honor dinner the night before the tournament was well attended. Twenty-eight military guests and over 100 Robson Ranch residents listened to guest speakers, Onisa Treibs,…

SOT honors vets, encourages young patriots

  Dianne Edmondson Robson Ranch Support Our Troops was glad to be a part of the recent event honoring 21 Medal of Honor awardees on their way to the special annual ceremonies held in Gainesville. We were happy to partner with a group of young leaders from Argyle’s Young Men’s Service League for this endeavor.…

Veterans Park Spring Brick Drive begins

Darin Burk With the coming of spring the Veterans Park Committee is conducting the first of the semi-annual brick drives for 2018. Our park now contains over 550 bricks commemorating the service of Robson Ranch residents and family members. The park has become one of the prized highlights of the Robson Ranch Community. Memorial Day…

Operation Shower “Hugs and Kisses” – A baby shower honoring military families whose husbands are deployed

  Mary Nordenson Operation Support is a volunteer non-profit organization coordinating baby showers across the country for moms-to-be whose husbands from any branch of the military are currently deployed. Annually, there are 17 showers each hosting 40 mothers-to-be. Since 2016, The Yarn Divas have coordinated efforts with The Material Girls and The Sassy Stampers to…