Howard County Executive Calvin Ball will join the Howard County Veterans Foundation to launch its capital campaign and announce County funding for the Howard County Veterans Monument on Wednesday, June 9 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bailey Park in Columbia.
“The Howard County Veterans Monument will provide a meaningful space for reflection, connection, and a renewed appreciation for the service and sacrifice of our veterans,” said Ball. “And as is the true Howard County way, we’ve reached this point thanks to many people and organizations working together. The importance of veterans to our community cannot be understated. This monument will be a landmark for us all to gather and pay tribute to the men and women who have served our country.”
Veterans Monument Funding Press Conference
Wednesday, June 9 at 10:30 a.m.
Bailey Park, 10271 Wincopin Cir, Columbia, MD 21044
Calvin Ball, Howard County Executive
Senator Guy Guzzone
Robert Gillette, President, Veterans Foundation
Lakey Boyd, President/CEO, Columbia Association
Brent Wise, VP of Portfolio Management, The Howard Hughes Corporation
Vivian C. “Millie” Bailey, Howard County Veteran
Robert Berlett, Veteran, American Legion Post 300