Hudson Valley Honor Flight is a 501c3 nonprofit organization which “Honors American Veterans” for all their sacrifices. We transport these heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit their memorials at no cost to them. We are a local hub of the National Honor Flight Network, which consists of over 100 independent non-profit “hubs” across America.
“We can’t all be heroes. Some of us have to stand on the curb and clap as they go by.” – Will Rogers
WALDEN – Hudson Valley Honor Flight announced that board Chairman Frank Kimler has been elected to serve on the national board of directors for the Honor Flight Network. Kimler will serve as a board member and treasurer for a term of two years. The Honor Flight Network is a national network comprised of 125 independent […]
Area WWII, Korean War, Cold War and Vietnam veterans invited to apply WALDEN, N.Y. (Jan. 22, 2020) — Hudson Valley Honor Flight is seeking veterans for its two spring flights taking place on Saturday, May 2 and Saturday, May 30. The May 2 flight will depart from New York Stewart International Airport and the May […]
Just 1 of the 3 living Pearl Harbor survivors will be able to attend a ceremony marking the attack’s 78th anniversary
By Leah Asmelash, CNN Updated 2:39 PM ET, Fri December 6, 2019 (CNN) Saturday marks the 78th anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack, and one of the three remaining survivors of the USS Arizona will attend the annual ceremony in Hawaii. Lou Conter, 98, arrived this week after missing last year’s celebration, the first time […]