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Eden Boy Scout Raises Money For A Veteran's Memorial At Freedom Park

11:51 PM, Oct 20, 2013   |    comments
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EDEN, N.C. -- Matthew West is trying to raise $10,000 for Eden's 1st Veteran's Memorial.

West is a Life Scout with Boy Scout troop 552 and as a part of his Eagle Scout Project, he's on a mission to create a monument for those who have served and are currently serving at Freedom Park.

"Even though this is for my Eagle, if it wasn't I would still do it," said Matthew West.

This project come with a heavy price tag. It will take about $10,000 to complete the entire Veteran's Memorial.

So, West has been hosting several fundraisers to raise money.

Here's the next upcoming event:

Freedom Park Veteran's Memorial Golf Tournament Information

  • Where: Oak Hills Golf Course
  • When: Saturday, October 26, 2013
  • Tee Time: 1PM

Captain's Choice - 4 players team: $200.00

To register contact Andrew Turner at (276) 224-9200 or Shane Woodall at (336) 637-6203.

***All proceeds of this tournament will be donated to Matthew West for his Veteran's Memorial Project.***

For more information about the project, please contact Tina West at (336) 209-0808.


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