Louisiana war heroes to be recognized during this week's LSU/Auburn game
POSTED: Friday, October 21, 2011 - 2:05pm
UPDATED: Friday, October 21, 2011 - 2:05pm
BATON ROUGE, LA. (NBC330 — Five families of Louisiana heroes killed or disabled in combat will be recognized at the end of the first quarter of the LSU/Auburn football game Saturday (10/22) at Tiger Stadium.
These families have been awarded scholarships by the Folds of Honor Foundation, which is committed to making sure no family is left behind when it comes to education. Two of these families, the Daniel and Summers families, reside in Baton Rouge.
Folds of Honor Vice President Major Ed Pulido and Patriot Golf Day Director Tony Biata will be in Baton Rouge to make the presentation to the families, along with Frank Gumpert, PGA, Director of Sales and Memberships at The University Club.
The inaugural Patriot Shoot Out Golf Tournament, which will raise funds for Folds of Honor, is scheduled for Monday (Oct. 24) at The University Club.
For more information or to make a donation to the Folds of Honor Foundation you can visit their website here.