A Veterans Day Message from the Director - Colorado SKIES Academy

A Veterans Day Message from the Director

Dear CSA families,

On Monday, November 11, we observe Veterans Day, honoring those who have served our country in the Armed Forces, including valued members of our Colorado SKIES Academy community, some of whom are are currently serving and some who are retired.

As President John F. Kennedy said, “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” On this Veterans Day, we hope you’ll join us in honoring those who served our country and commit to doing all you can to ensure that flame of freedom never goes out. Additionally, we encourage you to consider some of the following volunteer opportunities, or seek out ways to help right in your community.

Volunteer Opportunities
  • Volunteer with or support the Colorado Veterans Project, a nonprofit organization that hosts special events in order to raise awareness and funds for local veterans and veteran organizations. CLICK HERE
  • Help support veterans by donating to or volunteering with Habitat for Humanity’s Veterans Build, an initiative that provides volunteer, homeownership, and employment opportunities to U.S. veterans, military service members, and their families. CLICK HERE
  • Share and support the Veteran Tickets Foundation, which supports our military, veterans, first responders, and their families with entertainment and lasting memories by providing free tickets to sporting events, concerts, and family activities with a very small delivery fee. CLICK HERE
  • Participate in the Veterans History Project, which collects, preserves, and makes accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand the realities of war. CLICK HERE
With gratitude,
Suzanne Acheson
Colorado SKIES Academy
Colorado SKIES Academy is a free public charter school authorized by the Cherry Creek School District, open to students throughout the Arapahoe County and Douglas County areas. This STEAM middle school serving grades 6-8 is located at Centennial Airport next to Wings Over the Rockies Exploration of Flight.
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