Wounded Warrior Project

‘Bad Dads’ win chili cook-off

June 28, 2012 // 0 Comments

On Saturday June 2, the Second Annual Chili Cook-off to benefit the American Legion, Wounded Warrior Project and Pets for Vets was held outside the Delta Plex in Grand Rapids. The Chili Cook-off team of “The Two Bad Dads” took home three awards. Bill McDaniel and Tom Troyanowski won “Best Booth,” first place, in traditional red chili and the “People’s Choice” award.

Classic car show will feature music, games, more

May 19, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Rockford American Legion Post will be hosting its second annual Classic Car Show on June 4 to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, Pets for Vets and other local Legion endeavors. Included in the show will be cars of every kind: antiques, classics, muscle cars, hot rods and special interest cars of all types and sizes. Special fun-filled events featuring music from the 1950s through the 1980s, games for children of all ages, a Michigan Blood drive, rock-climbing wall with the U.S. Army, great food from the grill, a chili cook-off, auction, and more will make this day one to be remembered. The event is free and the Legion is open to the public all day. There is a $10 entry fee for the classic cars. Full details are available at www.rockfordmicarshow.com or by calling (616) 866-1081.