An Evening with Patriots Dinner with Billy Howell Jr. Back to Events


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Please join us on February 25, 2021 for our next Patriots Dinner as we hear from MSG Billy Howell Jr, Retired.  

Billy has had an incredible 24 year career in the US Army in which he was awarded the Purple Heart 5 times and includes graduating the Special Forces Qualifications course as the honor graduate for the Weapons Sergeants Course.  Billy was a Horse Soldier as part of Task Force Dagger whose story is told in the movie 12 Strong. 

With more than 19 combat tours and 30 surgeries from his injuries and wounds, Billy is striving every day to overcome the effects of continuous combat deployments.  He is the proud father of two young men and the grandfather to 5 wonderful grandchildren. 

Please note we are now at a new venue:
Las Colinas Country Club, 4400 N O'Connor Road, Irving, TX 75062

6:00 PM - Cash bar reception
7:00 PM - Welcome
7:15 PM - Dinner
7:50 PM - Billy Howell, Jr.

Our dinner series offers supporters an opportunity to hear the stories of our nation's warriors.  Learn about their wartime experience, their recovery and transitions, and how they moved forward in their civilian lives.

Proceeds will help provide emergency financial assistance for post 9/11 Veterans as they transition to civilian life, and to send Veterans to alternative treatments for their brain injuries.