November 29th-30th & December 1st For a 4th year, following the successful Amica Insurance Seattle Marathon Baghdad Shadow Run, which took place in Baghdad, Iraq in November 2009, the Seattle Marathon Association is teaming up with Operation Ward 57 and Soldiers from Joint Base Lewis McChord (JBLM) once again. This year, the Seattle Marathon Association and Amica […]
Operation Ward 57 has FREE tickets available for wounded soldiers, active duty or Veterans interested in going to the Corey Smith concert on Sunday 12/16 in Seattle, WA. Includes a private meet and greet prior to the show. To request tickets email email@example.com
Thanksgiving weekend Operation Ward 57 organized the Iraq Afghanistan Run for Remembrance as a part of the Seattle Marathon events. Thank you to all the runners and our wounded warrior handbiker who participated. It was humbling to see everyone out there running to pay tribute to those wounded or killed in combat operations. Also, thank […]
For a 3rd year the Seattle Marathon Association (SMA) is teaming up with Operation Ward 57 to support the Iraq Afghanistan Run for Remembrance. This run is done in conjunction with the SMA events. Operation Ward 57 is organizing a team to run in the Seattle Marathon 5K Race: presented by South Sound Running on […]
Gallery – 4th Annual Chili Cook Off 2012
Operation Ward 57 participated in the 4th Annual WTB Chili Cook Off 2012 in Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington State.
At this time, Operation Ward 57 would like to take a moment to remember the 4 soldiers killed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord on December 12th. The soldiers died when two helicopters crashed during a training exercise at the Washington Army Base.
Gallery for Trunk-or-Treat 2011 at Joint Base Lewis-McChord
On October 28th, 2011 the Annual Trunk-or-Treat event was held on Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Our Executive Director, Brittney Hamilton, represented Operation Ward 57 proudly. She turned the back of her explorer into a Pirates Treasure Chest full of Pirate Booty for kids and adult alike!
On Thursday, September 29th, the Warrior Transition Battalion at Joint Base Lewis-McChord held its 3rd Annual Salsa and Music Festival. The event was a success featuring a salsa cooking competition, jalapeno eating contest, salsa dancing, live music, activities for children and so much more.