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2014 Vietnam Veterans Poker Run

Poker run Saturday to raise funds to send military veterans to Washington, D.C.

Savannah Morning News
by:  Corey Dickstein
April 24, 2014
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A poker run Satuday morning will raise funds to send eight local veterans on an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. to visit the nation's war memorials.

The poker run, that cost $15 and will begin at 10 a.m. at the National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force off U.S. 80 in Pooler, is being sponsored by the In-Country Vietnam Veterans Motorcycle Club to raise funds for Honor Flight-Savannah.

Honor Flight, a local non-profit, relies entirely on donations, said Carol Megathlin, a board member.

Registration for the poker run begins at 9 a.m.; the run will finish at the VFW Post 660 on Ogeechee Road.