Friday, 25 September 2009 00:00
On Oct. 3, the American Legion Post 160, Great Neck, will be sponsoring the Seaside Horses for Heroes barbecue fundraiser for wounded soldiers who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan. Horses for Heroes is a therapeutic riding program for disabled veterans that motivates veterans with learning or intellectual impairments. It helps to increase concentration, calmness and independence.
The fundraiser will be held from noon to 6 p.m. at the Alert Fire Department’s Benevolent Hall, 68 Steamboat Road, Great Neck. The price for a ticket is $20. All are invited to attend.