"Operation BBQ For Our Troops"
Operation BBQ for Our Troops
Since May of 2003, "Operation BBQ for Our Troops" have offered Barbeque Meals of Thanks to approximately 25,000 Marines and their Families. This has been going on now for two years, it has been possible with the organization provided by Del King and the helping hands and finical support of AMVETS Post 18, CBBQA, JROTC and Sponsors (listed
below) The effort is currently on going, with one more "Operation BBQ for Our Troops" on April 02, 2005 in Clovis, CA, Headed by Brent Walton, Executive Vice President of CBBQA (approx. 1,200 Navy, Army, Marine Active and Reserve units.). And another at 29 Palms, on May 21, 2005 headed by Del King (approx.14,000+ Marines). If you would like to be involved or offer financial donation or supplies go to www.cbbqa.com. For more national info go to:
http://operationbbq.com/index.html Your support will be tax deducible and greatly appreciated by CBBQA and our Troops. As President of CBBQA I am very proud of the Men, Women, and Kids that have given so much of themselves to show our Troops that we really mean a warm and hearty "THANK YOU" from those you protect and the freedom we and many other cherish.
Our hearts and prayer are with you all,
Palms Welcome Home Party
Members of the CBBQA and other barbecuers from as far away as Tennessee came together and cooked one big barbecue for our Marines Heroes and their families. Three Marines stand on the work platform of the Indisputable Cuz, the world's largest mobile barbecue rig.
CAMP PENDLETON - JUNE 7th
Barbecuers and helpers cooked for 300+ Marines and family
members of the
For stories and details of the June 7th event at Camp Pendleton Marine Base:
On May 17, barbecuers and helpers put on a big barbecue picnic for the families of Marines from the 1st Division deployed to "Operation Iraqi Freedom" from the Twentynine Palms, CA Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center.
For stories and details of the May 17th event at the Twentynine Palms Marine Base: