#WeAreOSDWednesday – Austin Holm – OSD Columbus

Chapter: Columbus 
OSD Affiliation: Activity Leader
OSD Member Since: August 2018

Why did you join OSD?
“I was looking for an opportunity to serve the Veteran community in Columbus and heard about OSD. After doing a little research and reading about what OSD has done, I was all in!

What has been your favorite event with OSD? 
“Columbus Cigar Night.”

How do you personally serve your community through OSD? 
“I am the Outreach leader for OSD Columbus, so I help coordinate events in the community and with other Veteran nonprofit groups.” 

What inspires you?
“When I can personally make someone’s life better/easier, no matter how small it is. That feeling of accomplishment and service to others is what motivates me.”

What is your favorite book? Why? 

“Outlaw Platoon by Sean Parnell.” 

How has OSD impacted you and your family’s life? 
“OSD has given me the opportunity to get involved in the Veteran community, develop personal relationships with people I would have never met, and give back to those who have done so much for me.”

What would you say to someone considering joining OSD? 
“OSD is an incredible organization full of great people. They truly stand behind their mission and believe in the cause. If you are seeking to join a community of like-minded individuals who truly care about Veterans, military members, and their families; look no further than OSD.”

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