The Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 542, in conjunction with Operation Care International and the Veteran Resource Center in Dallas and our drop off partner Poor Richards Cafe in Plano, is taking donations for Veterans in the Dallas area that are homeless or in need. We need new winter coats, blankets, gloves, hats … Read more
Military Order of the Purple Heart Chapter 542 is at Cabela’s in Allen for our fundraiser to help Veterans. 9 to 5 on Friday the 9th of August and Saturday 10th. If you are in the area please come by and visit with us. All money goes to Veteran causes in DFW. You can also … Read more
New Member Dusty Jarnigin Our newest member, Dusty Jarrigin, is presented with a Purple Heart cap by Commander Mike Lester. Dusty served with the 173rd Airborne Brigade in Vietnam in 1970 and received a Purple Heart for wounds then. The medal never was listed on his DD-214 and when he tried joining was told he’d have … Read more
Our chapter recently delivered a donation of over $600 worth of toys and educational tools to the Dallas Vet Center.