Post 302’s Duffel Bag Program

 

Mission:

The mission of The Richard A. Oman American Legion Post 302 of Hutto is to proudly serve our veterans, their families, the community, and our country.

 

Goal:

The goal of the Richard A. Oman American Legion Post 302 is to increase our presence and participation in the Hutto community by creating and hosting projects and programs that benefit veterans, military families, and our community.

 

Objective:

To provide a wide variety of merchandise, such as apparel, housewares, recreational gear, seasonal items, etc, free of charge, to service members, veterans and their families.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

  1. Provide documentation* of status:

    1. Currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces (Active Duty, Reserves, Guard); or

    2. Honorably discharged veteran of the U.S Armed Forces (Active Duty, Reserves, Guard); or

    3. Dependent of current service member or honorably discharged veteran.

  2. Reside or work within a 50-mile radius of Hutto, TX 78634

 

*Documentation includes, but not limited to: U.S. military ID; DD Form 214; current veterans organization membership card such as The American Legion or VFW; state-issued veteran-designated ID card, VA ID card

 

 

 

Program Description:

  1. Registration will take place at the distribution location.

  2. Location: 636 W. Front Street Suite #1100, Hutto, TX 78634

  3. Time: 2:00PM-3:30PM

  4. 2021 distribution dates are:

    1. April 18 (3rd Sunday)

    2. May 16 (3rd Sunday)

    3. June 13

    4. July 11

    5. August 8

    6. September 12

    7. October 10

    8. November 14

    9. December 12

  5. Goods include clearance, display, seasonal and returned items. Quantities and selections vary.

  6. In order to provide services to as many military families as possible, clients will be asked to take what they need and use what they take. The Post reserves the right to limit quantities on an as needed basis.

 

The following COVID Safety Protocols will be enforced:

  1. Face masks will be properly worn while inside the building.

  2. Social distancing will be maintained.

  3. While indoors, each family unit will be limited to two adults (individuals over the age of 15).