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2022: Magnus Walk Home for Veterans

September 10 @ 6:00 am - September 24 @ 6:00 pm

Hiker Registration AFTER REGISTRATION – SELECT YOUR HIKE DATES DONATE / SPONSOR A HIKER / PAY TRIBUTE TO A VETERAN

Magnus Veterans Foundation members and supporters will hike hundreds of miles on the Superior Hiking Trail in Minnesota to raise awareness of the struggles that many Veterans have when they return to civilian life.

Donors who wish to memorialize or pay tribute to our nation’s heroes will have their veteran’s name and details read in nightly fireside ceremonies along the hikers’ journey that we will video and publish on YouTube. We will create dog tags for veterans being honored through your donation, carry those dog tags the entire length of the trail, and then present those dog tags to the sponsor when we return.

Our Founder and President, Lieutenant Colonel (Retired) Shawn Alderman, former Green Beret and Physician, and MVF Board Officer, Sergeant Major (Retired) Jared Ross, former Green Beret and Senior Business Leader will lead the hike with boots on the ground.

This campaign will be publicized to remember veterans sacrifices and losses; recognize the impact that military service can have on families; and highlight the challenges unique to our military families. The Magnus Veterans Foundation was created to change those ugly statistics – to heal and honor our veterans and help those in need to safely return home in body, heart, mind, and spirit. They deserve all the help we can give them. Visit our website to learn more.

Hike with us, sponsor, donate, pay a tribute to your veteran. Whatever way you choose to participate or contribute, we are grateful for your gift to our veteran families.

“Veterans return home every day and quietly slip back into our cities and towns mostly unnoticed, frequently living lives that never quite find a way to come home. Like a brick in a wall without mortar, they are present yet disconnected. Neither do they support the wall nor are they bound to the strength of the wall. For a veteran, finding the pathway to complete connection with their community can be a rugged and long walk home.” ~Jared Ross, Magnus Member, and former Green Beret.

Details

Start:
September 10 @ 6:00 am
End:
September 24 @ 6:00 pm

Organizer

Lori Colt
Email:
lori@magnusveteransfoundation.org

Venue

Magnus Veterans Wellness Campus
16861 North Diamond Lake Rd
Dayton, MN 55327 United States
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