Patty Kim to host veterans’ recognition ceremony
HARRISBURG, Oct. 22 – State Rep. Patty Kim, D-Dauphin, announced she will host a veterans’ recognition breakfast from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 12 at VFW Post 8638, 408 High St., Highspire.
At the ceremony, Kim will recognize those residents in her legislative district -- Harrisburg, Steelton, Highspire, Paxtang and part of Swatara Township -- who have served in the military.
"This is one small way that we can thank those heroes who sacrificed so much for our freedom," Kim said. "I hope all area veterans will attend so they can receive the recognition and appreciation that they deserve."
The event will also include the state’s Mobile Veterans Outreach Van to provide information and assistance on benefits available to veterans.
Kim requests that veterans who want to be recognized and receive a personalized citation contact her office at 717-986-1673.