By: JOSEPH ABRAHAM | DEMOCRAT Runners are off to the races! LIBERTY – Veterans. They make the ultimate sacrifice to fight for our freedoms. And for many of them their fight isn’t always over when they return from the battlefield. One local organization has worked tirelessly to help local veterans. Begin Again Transition Services (B.A. […]
LIBERTY, N.Y. — Reverend Norman Graves, in 2008, had envisioned a project getting homeless veterans off the streets. “They serve our country, they risk their life for all of us, and they deserve the best that we can give them,” said Graves, a founder and chairman of Begin Again Transitional Services. Read More Here
By: Dan Hust (Sullivan County Democrat) BLOOMINGBURG – The second annual benefit dinner for BATS (Begin Again Transitional Services) raised over $11,000 for its soon-to-open veterans transitional home in Liberty. The April 15 gala featured dancing, food and an auction (including a pair of gardening gloves emcee Greg Goldstein worked hard to sell!). – Read […]
Mar 28, 2016 By Dan Hust – Sullivan County Democrat staff writer Begin Again Transitional Services’ (BATS’) veterans home in Liberty continues to benefit from an ever increasing bevy of local businesses eager to donate goods, services and manpower. On Thursday, Fallsburg Lumber, Schmidt’s Wholesale, ProBuild and Catskill Farms crews could be found inside the […]
The Elks Foundation, Lodge 1545, of Liberty, New York, donated a gas rang to B.A.T.S. for Vets! Check out the photos!
LIBERTY, N.Y. — A big project in Sullivan County is underway; one that officials there say has never been done before. Community leaders, along with members of the ‘New Beginnings Community Worship Center’ have started cleaning out a home in the Village of Liberty that will be made into a transition center for veterans. Read […]