BALLSTON SPA--Volunteers from the New York National GuardWing pass a tree up to FedEx driver Don Pelletier during the Trees for Troops loadout November 30, 2020 at Ellms Tree Farm in Ballston Spa, N.Y. More than 20 volunteers from the New York Army and Air National Guard joined with Capital District area veterans to help load about 125 Christmas trees being donated and sent to military bases around the country to support troops and military families this holiday season. This marks the 16th year of military members volunteering their time to assist in the loading of trees destined for fellow service members and their families around the country and around the world.
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Army.mil -- Tue, 01 Dec 2020 Guard members help spread socially distant holiday cheer BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. More than 20 volunteers from the New York Army and Air National Guard joined area veterans and fellow service members at Ellms Tree Farm to load 125 Christmas trees in... (more)
NNY 360.com -- Tue, 01 Dec 2020 New York Army National Guard promotions LATHAM - Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the state of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability... (more)
Spectrum News -- Mon, 30 Nov 2020 Trees For Troops Delivers Taste of Home to Service Members During the Holiday Its been just about a year since Gabriella Bucci and Anthony Salmeri enlisted in the New York Air National Guard. I just want to continue the family legacy of being in the Air Force, said... (more)