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On November 11, 2017 (Saturday) – Alpha Company Veterans Group will host “A Hero’s Luncheon” in recognizing the six lives lost from Alpha Company First Battalion 111th 28th Infantry and to feed veterans and their families.

The luncheon will take place at Beckett Life Center, 1410 N. 16″‘ Street, Philadelphia, PA 19121 from 12 – 2:30 pm.


To bring veterans and their families together for a meal

To honor each veteran with special recognition

To show our veterans our appreciation

Alpha Company Veterans Group is a nonprofit, tax exempt organization with the Internal Revenue Service. Our vision is to be able to support veterans who are in need: housing, counseling, benefits, employment and job training. Alpha Company First Battalion 111″’ 28″‘ Infantry is headquartered in Northeast Philadelphia on South Hampton Road. In 2005, Alpha Company was deployed to Iraq, the war took its toll, and six men from Alpha Company were killed. Hence, Alpha

Company Veterans Group was named after the infantry to honor those brave soldiers.

“We hope you can attend and share with us as we recognize the lives that have served our great country.

We are proud to be Americans! The soldiers that have given of themselves are our heroes.” ~ Dr. Larry King, President.

Let us honor them in a special way!

Website: www.alcovg.org

By: Tiffanie Stanard, Host/Producer @Philly_Speaks