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32nd Annual Battle of the Badges

The FDNY Bravest Boxing team will take on the NYPD Fighting Finest Boxing team at The Battle of the Badges on Saturday November 22 at 8 p.m. at Madison Square Garden. The night will feature 12 three-round matches between FDNY members and NYPD members, with New York City bragging rights on the line. The 32-year battle is all tied up, with 15 victories for each team, and one draw.

Army Sergeant Kevin Sosa

Army Sergeant Kevin Sosa joined the US Army in Jacksonville, Florida in January of 2004. It was his belief that it was his path to serve the country. He calls the decision to join the military the best decision of his life. Sergeant Sosa carried out three combat tours in Iraq. During his last two tours, he was in the proximity of many IED blasts. These explosions are underlying reasons for his traumatic brain injury and severe posttraumatic stress disorder. Sergeant Sosa also suffers from the effects of an injured back, and knee and shoulder strains. He has an 80% disability rating.

Welcome Home Master Sergeant Joseph Deslauriers

Building Homes for Heroes® is proud to announce a homecoming celebration to welcome US Air Force Master Sergeant Joseph Deslauriers, his wife Lisa, and their son Cameron to their beautiful, mortgage-free home at 1337 Emerald Bay Dr. Destin, Florida 32514 on Saturday, October 25th at 10:00 am.

Long Island ABATE supports Long Island veterans











On Tuesday, October 14, 2014, Long Island ABATE (American Bikers Aimed Toward Education) held a general meeting where it disbursed donations raised from its Veterans Appreciation Run to Montauk to 19 veterans' charitable organizations and programs. Building Homes for Heroes® was presented with a check for $4,000.