Beyond the Yellow Ribbon (BTYR)
On Thursday, September 24th the Champlin BTYR Committee held a Proclamation Ceremony at Andrews Park recognizing the community achievement of becoming a BTYR City.
Beyond the Yellow Ribbon is a comprehensive program that creates awareness for the purpose of connecting service members and their families with community support, training, services and resources.
- A support group for veterans at a community level.
- Helping service members’ families when their spouse is deployed.
- Assistance in finding employment for veterans.
- Creates community events for military families and veterans to come together.
- Provides a “Welcome Home” for military men and women.
- Connecting local businesses and volunteer groups with service members and their families.
Veterans, service members and military families: We want to know that you are a part of our community – please provide us with your contact information and let us know how we can support you! Please contact Chris Barber: firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn more about this program at http://www.beyondtheyellowribbon.org/
View the video of the Proclamation Ceremony https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S4B8azzuvjY
(Photographs by: Cory Laing, QCTV Producer)