More than $3,000 was generated for Rockland Community College’s student veterans at a Pocketbook Bingo fundraiser held October 4 at Lynch’s Restaurant in Stony Point, NY. A check was presented to RCC Coordinator of Veterans Affairs Jonathan Barnwell at a ceremony October 31 in RCC’s Battle Buddy Center/Veterans Lounge, the beneficiary of the proceeds.
“The fundraiser is critical to the long-term success of the veterans lounge, as I have no specific budget for the supplies that are needed, such as coffee, tea, printers, computers, and other items,” Barnwell said. “All the funds to support the veterans lounge have to be raised separately.”
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