The Sons of The American Legion, Post 55, Clermont (an organization that consists of sons and grandsons of veterans that served in wars) and The Read to Sydney, a 501C3 not for profit organization, have collaborated to help the special needs children, youths and young adults of the community.
The Sons consist of approximately 140 dedicated members. The goal of the Sons is to help homeless veterans; and families of veterans and veterans in need. They also support the special needs community including ROTC; Boys Scouts of America; Read to Sydney; the Special Olympics of Clermont and Autistic Families.
This year will be the 17th annual Christmas Party and Thanksgiving Dinner for homeless vets and their families. The Sons consists of all volunteers raising money for charities that are doing amazing things for the community.
Even with their post burning down over 4 years ago, the Sons were committed to fundraising for local charities. The members of the Sons are in need of community support, donations and new members.
Visit Post 55’s new building located at 1063 West Desoto, Clermont.
Or Contact Post 55 at 1-352-394-6767.