Gem State Chapter (Boise, ID) 

Gem State Chapter provided a dinner meal to the families and soldiers attending the Bde Commander's Family Support Briefing. Families supported have members deployed to Iraq Freedom as part of the 116th Brigade Combat Team. Total attended were 42 family members and four soldiers. AUSA provided 46 meals and 32 AUSA Family Support Packages Cost of event: $450. Marshall Townsend, Gem State Chapter president, attended and spoke on behalf of the chapter and AUSA.

Gem State Chapter provided a lunch meal to the families and soldiers attending the Bde Commander's Family Support Briefing. Families supported have members deployed to Iraq Freedom as part of the 116th Brigade Combat Team. Total attended were 55 family members and 42 soldiers. AUSA provided 97 meals and 50ea 116th BCT stick-on yellow ribbons. Cost of event: $294.65. Marshall Townsend, Gem State Chapter president, attended and spoke on behalf of the chapter and AUSA.

Gem State Chapter sold magnetic yellow ribbon "Support the Soldier" stickers in support of the 116th BCT Family Support Activities. Chapter sold 130-116th BCT yellow ribbons, 50 magnetic yellow ribbons. 30-116th BCT stick-on ribbons to the Netz Pierce Police Department to place on its squad cars. Total collected for the Family Support was $258.

Gem State Chapter provided a dinner meal to the families and soldiers attending the Bde Commander's Family Support Briefing. Families supported have members deployed to Iraq Freedom as part of the 116th Brigade Combat Team. Total attended were 52 family members and five soldiers. AUSA provided 57 meals and 35 AUSA Family Support Packages Cost of event: $350. Marshall Townsend, Gem State Chapter President, attended and spoke on behalf of the chapter and AUSA.