Category: Veterans

JIM COUGHLAN’S WEEKEND FOR WARRIORS 2017

HONORING 4 COMBAT VETS & RAISING $15K FOR LOCAL VETERAN’S NEEDS On Sunday, June 4th, Dutchess County Comptroller Jim Coughlan held the 2nd annual Weekend for Warriors reception at Coppola’s in Hyde Park, capping off a weekend of outdoor excursions for four local combat veterans selected to be this year’s honorees. In addition to recognizing…

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​Dutchess County Comptroller Jim Coughlan’s 2017 Weekend for Warriors Holds Kick Off Event​

On Thursday, June 1st, the 2017 Weekend for Warriors held its kick off event at the Beech Tree in Arlington, NY. The evening allowed the honorees​ to gather together with friends and family before​ ​leaving for the weekend to ​participat​e in several outdoor excursions​, ​ including fly fishing and skeet shooting compliments of Ten Mile…

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Coughlan to serve as panelist for United Way’s Community Conversation Around Veterans’ Needs

The United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region will hold a Community Conversation Around Veterans’ Needs on January 4, 2017 at Dutchess Community College. Dutchess County Legislator Marc Coviello, U.S. Army Veteran and founder and president of the Hudson Valley Hero Project will give the keynote address. Jim Coughlan, Dutchess County Comptroller and founder of Weekend…

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Coughlan’s Inaugural Weekend for Warriors Raises Money for Local Veterans

Dutchess County Comptroller Jim Coughlan hosted the Inaugural Weekend for Warriors this past weekend which provided four local veterans a weekend long outdoor experience including activities including fly fishing and skeet shooting. The honorees were Sgt. Marc Coviello, US Army; Sgt. Adam Roche, USMC; Sr. Airman Matthew Kemlage, US Air Force; and Sr. Airman T.J….

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Coughlan to Host Inaugural Weekend for Warriors Event

Dutchess County Comptroller Jim Coughlan will be hosting the inaugural Weekend for Warriors from Thursday, June 2, 2016 through Sunday, June 5, 2016. Weekend for Warriors is an experience-based event for four local veterans honorees. The honorees are; Sgt. Marc Coviello, U.S. Army, Sgt. Adam Roche, USMC, Senior Airman Matthew Kemlage, U.S. Air Force, and…

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