The The Mission Continues-Arlington Platoon hosted their first service project with the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department. On Saturday, September 30th, the platoon planted and mulched 77 trees.
APARD has received recognition efforts relative to increasing the urban tree canopy cover and minimizing urban air pollution. Partnering with Arlington Parks and Recreation, Operation Unplug and Connect is an is an initiative to combat childhood obesity by encouraging the youth to unplug from their devices and connect with the outdoors. Arlington 1st Platoon and other partners are working together to renovate outdoor spaces for fitness, recreation and learning.
The Mission Continues empowers veterans who are adjusting to life at home to find purpose through community impact. They aim to reshape the nation through continued service and newfound camaraderie.
Veterans are deployed on new missions in their communities, so that their actions will inspire future generations to serve. APARD would like to send their sincerest gratitude for the services these men and women provide to the community! ... See MoreSee Less