In 2018 Bexar County Commissioners Court approved a wonderful place for the placement of a veteran’s monument on the banks of the San Antonio River across the River from the beautiful and historic Mission Concepcion. The name of the monument is called “Tip of the Spear” which represents and dedicated to San Antonia's from all branches of the Military who have served and gave the ultimate sacrifice.
“The monument will fly the United States flag along with the three soldiers, left, a Vietnam Veteran, looking at the Flag, proud of his service, Center, WWII/Korean Veteran, arriving home to a heroe’s welcome; right, a veteran represents in the Middle East, Global Conflicts and OIF/OEF. On guard, following tradition of warriors past.” Registration Information
THE REVEREND FATHER LEONARD STEGMAN SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
The Military Order of the Purple Heart Auxiliary, Incorporated (MOPHA) is pleased to announce that a scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00 is available.
All applicants will be reviewed by the scholarship committee and the recipient will be recognized at our organization’s meeting June 6, 2020. It is in keeping with the mission of the Military Order of the Purple Heart Auxiliary to encourage and facilitate the education of a Purple Heart recipient and/or a descendent of the Purple Heart recipient.
Prospective eligible applicants can request the application form by contacting: Dolores A. Amador-Hernandez, Scholarship Chairman at email@example.com: or by mail to Dolores A. Amador-Hernandez, MOPHA Scholarship Chairman, 19230 Barrow Bay, San Antonio, TX 78258. Or click on the cite below to view and print the scholarship form.
Please see the attached link. The Spurs Military Programs Representative have set up so the link to purchases a Spurs ticket to our games in April, through the link, the Spurs will be donating $5 per ticket to Purple Heart chapter 1836. Please feel free to send this link out to all your contacts and your members to send to their contacts. The more tickets sold this way, more funds are raised for the Tip of the Spear statue.