Chapter: Phoenix, AZ
OSD Affiliation: Team Leader
OSD Member Since: June 2017
Why did you join OSD?
“I joined OSD because I have a true passion for volunteering and for our military men and women. I grew up with family who served, so it has always held a special place in my heart. There’s nothing like giving back to those who give all.”
What has been your favorite event with OSD?
“My favorite event with OSD?! That almost feels impossible to answer because I have loved each and every one! They are all amazing in their own unique way. From doing a supply drop in Yuma for our service men and woman during the holidays, getting involved and building relationships with other veteran/military based organizations, and packing medical supplies for those in need, I’ve truly loved it all! And the list goes on!”
How do you personally serve your community through OSD?
“I personally serve my community through OSD alongside my fellow team members! We constantly work on building relationships and volunteer with every event we can get our hands on. Meanwhile involving anyone and everyone who want to serve with us! I am also fortunate enough to have a job as a flight attendant which allows me to network and spread the word about OSD and what we stand for!”
What inspires you?
“I am most inspired when I give back. Whether that’s for a specific individual or an entire community. There’s an unexplainable, rewarding feeling I get when I can help others around me.”
What is your favorite book? Why?
“I love any book I can get lost in for hours! True stories, history, and comedies!”
How has OSD impacted you and your family’s life?
“OSD has opened the door to so many opportunities to give back around the community and meet individuals who have the same passion for our service men and women. I will forever be grateful for what OSD stands for and the family bond it creates with people across the globe!”
What would you say to someone considering joining OSD?
“I would say if you join OSD you will not regret it! And that it’s worth every second that you have to give. Like I said before, there’s truly no better feeling than giving back to those who give their all!”
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