Dagenais Foundation supports Honor Flight

Upper Peninsula Honor Flight receives $2,000 from Dagenais Foundation.  The foundation is supported by First Bank and Riverside Auto Group.  The first U.P. Honor Flight of World War II veterans will be leaving from the Delta County Airport on Thursday, September 22, for a day-long visit to the World War II Memorial in Washington D.C.  Pictured are, from left, Mike Nardi, President and CEO of First Bank; Jeanine Dagenais; and Paula and Jeff Waeghe, Honor Flight volunteers.  Nardi states, "We are pleased to extend a helping hand to our veterans to visit the memorial that stands in their honor."  Fund-raising is ongoing.  Donations to the U.P. Honor Flight Program can be forwarded to Upper Peninsula Honor Flight, Community Foundation of the Upper Peninsula, 2500 7th Avenue South, Suite 103, Escanaba, MI 49829.  For mor information about the Honor Flight Program, visit www.upperpeninsulahonorflight.org

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