Tag: Support Our Troops

Featherheads generosity

Doyle Hicks, center, presents $1,219 cash donation to SOT

Sam Goodrich The Featherheads continued their generous support of the mission of Support Our Troops by donating $1,219 at the SOT charity golf tournament last month. Featherhead spokesman Doyle Hicks, accompanied by a dozen other Featherheads golfers, presented the cash to SOT tournament chairman Sam Goodrich at the tournament luncheon. The Featherheads is an informal…

SOT honors Robson Ranch Military

Armed Forces Day flag display volunteers

Sam Goodrich On Armed Forces Day, 20 Support Our Troops flag display volunteers placed 180 American flags on the median of Ed Robson Blvd all the way to the Robson Ranch Clubhouse. The display honored not just the 75 relatives of Robson Ranch residents serving in the military but also all members of every military…

New president for Support Our Troops, Inc.

Passing the Baton: Chuck Runner to Mike Hoernemann

Chuck Runner is stepping down after serving eight years as president of Support Our Troops, Inc. (SOT) headquartered and operated at Robson Ranch. During his tenure the SOT charitable organization has grown to include well over 200 resident members and is currently providing support to 80 active duty service members who are relatives of Robson…

Featherheads donate $1,726 to Support Our Troops

Spokesman Doyle Hicks (front left) and SOT president Chuck Runner (front right) surrounded by Featherheads.

Sam Goodrich There were a lot of smiling faces at the February meeting of Support Our Troops as the Featherheads made one of their largest single donations in history to the charity. SOT president Chuck Runner received the $1,726 donation from Featherhead spokesman Doyle Hicks who was accompanied by a dozen of his fellow Featherheads.…

Attention Robson Ranch Veterans

Charles Runner, President, Support Our Troops When I first moved to Robson Ranch in June 2006, there were about 200 veterans living here. That number swelled to a record 465 in early 2015. There are now 426 veterans still here that I am aware of. A list of current veterans may be found in the…

2016 SOT Charity Golf planning begins

Sam Goodrich The 2016 Fidelity Support Our Troops charity golf tournament will take place on Friday, May 6, and the golf tournament committee is already hard at work to make this another record-breaking year. In 2015 the tournament raised a record $18,000 for the SOT charity, had a record number of Fort Hood military guests…

2016 SOT Charity Golf planning begins

Sam Goodrich The 2016 Fidelity Support Our Troops charity golf tournament will take place on Friday, May 6, and the golf tournament committee is already hard at work to make this another record-breaking year. In 2015 the tournament raised a record $18,000 for the SOT charity, had a record number of Fort Hood military guests…

Attention Robson Ranch Veterans

Charles Runner, President, Support Our Troops When I first moved to Robson Ranch in June 2006, there were about 200 veterans living here. That number swelled to a record 465 in early 2015. There are now 426 veterans still here that I am aware of. A list of current veterans may be found in the…

News from Support Our Troops

A 37mm shell from WWI; Photo by Charles Runner

Charles Runner, President, Support Our Troops During the holidays we had multiple relatives of Robson Ranch residents deployed to combat zones, and we anticipate more in the coming months. January is usually a “gray” month for the troops following the holidays. The SOT Support Team did its best to brighten the day by shipping double…