Free Veterans Weekend: Jan 18-19, 2020
Free Two-Day Veterans Event
On January 18-19, 2020, struggling and homeless veterans are invited to Basecamp, for a free two-day event at the Calumet Township Multi-Purpose Center, located at 1900 W 41st Avenue in Gary, IN. Walk-ins are welcome. If you are a veteran going through a hard time, we want you to join us for a no-pressure night of food, comfort and recreation. If you know a struggling or homeless veteran, we hope you will invite him or her to Basecamp.
On-site Assistance Available
Support services and assistance will be on-site for any veteran who is looking for help. Free sleeping bags, food, cell phones, toiletries, shelter and clothes will be provided to struggling veterans in attendance.
Transportation is available, with three bus stop pick-ups in North Township, Indiana and three bus stop pick-ups in Calumet Township, Indiana. For more information, please contact Jim Chancellor at 219-771-6243.
This event is made possible through partnerships with Frank J. Mrvan, North Township Trustee and Kimberly K. Robinson, Calumet Township of Lake County, Indiana Trustee along with the donations of generous individuals and organizations.
Help Us Make a Difference
Please consider making a difference in the lives of our American Heroes, our Veterans. Help us provide to veterans in need with a donation towards this event.