Photo by: Spc. Amanda MacWhinnie, JFHQ-NY
ALBANY, N.Y. - New York Army National Guard Soldiers load supplies bound for Afghanistan on June 16.
Sixth Grade students from Sand Creek Middle School collected school supplies and clothing for the children of Afghanistan.
The supplies will be shipped to Afghanistan and be distributed by New York Army National Guard Soldiers in the 27th Brigade Combat Team.
NY National Guard In the News
Buffalo News -- Sun, 16 Jun 2013
National Guard pitches in on Bond Lake ditches
LEWISTON - The trails and drainage ditches at Bond Lake Park are getting some attention these days in a project that benefits the county and also provides training to local soldiers.
Times Union -- Fri, 14 Jun 2013
National Guard celebrates birth of the Army
COLONIE --The New York Army National Guard marked the 238th birthday of the U.S. Army on Friday with a traditional cake-cutting ceremony at the state Division of Military and Naval Affairs... (more)
Poughkeepsie Journal -- Tue, 11 Jun 2013
Traffic concerns won’t be realized with plans for National Guard vehicle shop, reps say
HOPEWELL JUNCTION-- Representatives from several organizations answered questions regarding traffic, usage and the environmental impact of a planned $23.9 million vehicle and equipment maintenance... (more)