Our ongoing services for our Veterans
Flag Folding Ceremony for the family of WWII Veteran SSG James Sheppard
June 26, 2021
Rev James Sheppard, Jr a Vietnam Vet father passed away when he was 7 years old. That was the last time he saw his father's grave. He's now 75 years old he didn't know where his father's grave was located. He expressed to My Veterans Place Savannah he wanted to find his father's grave and being the only child he wished he had received his military flag.
MVP Savannah located Mr. Sheppard's father's grave and incorporated a flag folding ceremony as a part of their organization's launch. Mr. Sheppard and his family and friends attended the ceremony. That was the first time he was back to his father's grave since he was 7 years old.
Eagle Scout Award Stephen Warren
July 25, 2021
Stephen Warren received Eagle Scout. My Veterans Place Savannah presented him with a Certificate of Exemplary Achievement. He represents the best of the best.
9/11 Remembrance Ceremony with The American Legion and Veterans Council
September 11, 2021
My Veterans Place Savannah, The American Legion, Veterans Council of Chatham County, and other nonprofit organizations gathered together at Post 184 Thunderbolt, GA, to pay tribute to those who loss their lives on September 11, 2001.
Grief Workshop/Coping through the Pandemic
September 9, 2021
Virtual Workshop with Moderator Veteran Alice Jackson gave a presentation on coping with grief. Attendees then went into Q&A.
Financial Literacy Workshop
September 15, 2021
Virtual Workshop with Moderator Nicole Metts gave a presentation on the keys to financial success. Attendees then went into Q&A.
Online Cooking Class
September 18, 2021
Virtual cooking class with Professional Chef Natasha. Interactivity class for attendees to cook along with the Chef and answer a few trivia questions. Participants had lots of fun.
Online Mixology Class
September 30, 2021
Virtual mixology class with Professional Mixologist Jamelle Prescott. Interactivity class for attendees to make alcohol/non-alcohol drinks along with the Mixologist and answer a few trivia questions. Participants had lots of fun.
Online Cooking Class
October 3, 2021
Virtual cooking class with Professional Chef Roxy. Interactivity class for attendees to cook along with the Chef and answer a few trivia questions. Participants had lots of fun.
Cleaning of Veterans Headstones
October 15, 2021
MVP Savannah in partnership with Post 5oo American Legion and Veteran Trae Zipperer cleaned the headstones of Veterans in Laurel Grove South Cemetary Savannah, GA.
Veterans Appreciation Luncheon
November 17, 2021
MVP Savannah attended the Savannah Chamber of Commerce Veterans Salute Military Luncheon. Maj. Gen. Charles D. Constanza, the new commander of the 3rd Infantry Division from Ft. Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield, shared initiatives around local, state, and federal issues and initiatives related to our area’s military installations.
December 21, 2021
MVP Savannah had the opportunity to help a local hometown GA National Guard hero with Christmas Gifts for his family.
Christmas Treats for Seniors
December 22, 2021
MVP Savannah gave Christmas Treat Bags to the City of Savannah Golden Age Group at the Woodville Community Center.