Honoring a veteran Biography: Daniel Gililland

By Barbara Rubin | Oct 4, 2018

Danny served in the U.S. Army, as a 19K Armor Crewman where he was a tank driver, loader, gunner, tank commander and designated marksman. He served in the National Guard for 2 years and 8 years active duty including serving with Task Force Falcon in Macedonia and in Iraq as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom.…

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Honoring a Veteran Biography: Michael Atkins

By Barbara Rubin | Jun 19, 2018

Michael Atkins joined the US Coast Guard in 1992 out of a desire to serve our country. He says he chose the Coast Guard because of their mission.  Every day the Coast Guard saves 10 lives, assists 192 people in distress, protects $2.8 million in property, interdicts 14 illegal migrants at sea, conducts 109 search…

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Honoring a Veteran Biography: Joseph Hoffman

By Barbara Rubin | Jun 2, 2017

Joe Hoffman is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served one tour in Iraq and two tours in Afghanistan. He is the first in his family to serve our country in the military. Joe was a 0341/ Mortar Man- 0369 Infantry Unit Leader, Security Advisor/Shift Sergeant, Platoon Sergeant/ Personal Security Detachment and a Senior Mortar…

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Honoring a Veteran Biography: Juan Ramirez

By Barbara Rubin | May 17, 2017

Juan Ramirez is a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served in two tours of duty in Iraq. He is the first in his family to serve our country in the military. Juan was a quality assurance evaluator and chef, as well as a prison guard and provided security detail for convoys. “My disabilities make it…

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Honoring a Veteran Biography: Matty McCasland

By Barbara Rubin | May 4, 2017

Matty McCasland is a U.S. ARMY OIF veteran who served in Iraq in 2007-2008. He followed the honored tradition of serving our country that his family members exemplified. His Father was in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam, his Grandfather was in the U.S. Army in World War II and his brother served in Afghanistan. Due…

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In Memory of Alastair Nichol

By Barbara Rubin | May 3, 2017

Alastair Nichol passed away peacefully on March 21st after a five month battle with pancreatic cancer. Alastair was born in Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland, England in 1960. He moved to Kingston, Ontario, Canada at the age of eight with his family, where he lived until he completed his Bachelor’s degree (with honors) in Chemical Engineering at Queen’s…

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3rd Annual Chili Cook Off raffle prizes

By Barbara Rubin | May 2, 2017

On May 12th, 2017 the WAVES Project will hold its 3rd annual Chili Cook Off at the Peltzer Winery in Temecula. And the winner is: Rikki! These are some of the great prizes you can win – please be sure to visit our generous sponsors and thank them for supporting the WAVES Project! Check back…

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$5 to Dive

By WAVES Project | Oct 28, 2016

We are asking you to help a Wounded American Veteran Reach the Water by participating in our $5 to Dive campaign.   With a minimum $5 a month recurring donation, your small, but impactful gift can change the lives of the veteran’s participating in our program. Your donation will make it possible for a veteran and a…

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By SRubin2013 | Aug 25, 2016

Lina de Fuego Sponsors a practical shoot tournament to benefit The WAVES PROJECT. Join us October 15, 2016 8:am – 3: pm Pala Reservation Gun Range Henderson Rd Pala, CA 92059  

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