Texas Permian Basin Honor Flight Raffle 1/29/14
CBS 7 News Staff
(Midland)- Volunteers with the Texas Permian Basin Honor Flight will be selling raffle tickets for a one-of-a-kind rifle this weekend.
Volunteers are raising money to send 143 veterans from World War Two, Korea and Vietnam to Washington, D.C. Raffle tickets for a .44 magnum Henry Rifle will be sold at the gun show which is being held this Saturday and Sunday at the Midland Horse Shoe Arena.
Tickets will be on sale at the Permian Honor Flight Booth from nine to five on Saturday and Sunday.
The Texas Permian Basin Honor Flight is raising money to take our veterans to see their respective war memorials in Washington, D.C You can become a volunteer to help raise the 240,000 dollars needed to finance the trip.
You can volunteer by calling Jeremy West, chairman, at 432-694-1666. More information also is available on line at www.PermianHonorFlight.org or www.facebook.com/permianbasinhonorflight.org