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Charles W. Flanagan High School Honors Wounded War Heroes

Thursday, November 05, 2015
 
WHO:
Charles W. Flanagan High Students, Families, Staff, Community Members and Miami Dolphins Alumni

WHAT:
Charles W. Flanagan High hosts the Wounded Warrior Amputee Football Team (WWAFT) game against the Miami Dolphins alumni

WHEN:
Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 6 – 8 p.m.

WHERE:
Charles W. Flanagan High School 12800 Taft Street
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028

WHY:
The WWAFT comprises of service men and women who lost a limb defending this country in Iraq or Afghanistan. The WWAFT played the National Football League alumni in 12 games. This year, the team plays the Miami Dolphins alumni and the game takes place at Charles W. Flanagan High. The school’s JROTC and Color Guard as well as other school organizations are also participating. The event is free for students and active member of the military. The WWAFT asks adults attending for a $10 donation.

 
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