Events and Activities 2020- 2021

Community

  • Masks were made for first responders
  • Outstanding Community Volunteer Awards
  • Constitution Week activities
  • “Words of Encouragement” bags for Cancer survivors
  • Wreaths Across America
  • C.A.R. (Captain David Hawley Betts Society)
  • Partner with Wilton Land Conservation Trust to Clean up Comstock Cemetery
  • Memorial Day Parade
  • Fourth of July party
  • Historic Presentations
  • Community Partners:  Wilton Historical Society, Ridgefield Historical Society, Wilton Garden Club, Wilton Land Conservation Trust, Keeler’s Tavern Museum, Ridgefield Library, Ridgefield Women’s League of Voters, Mark Twain Library

Education

Veterans

  • Homes for the Brave
    • Organized three runs of requested items to Bridgeport
    • Made cookies
    • Walked 40,000 steps in support for 40,000 homeless veterans
    • Valentine cards
  • San Antonio Military Base
    • Sent gift cards per their request
  •  Overseas Chapter
    • Mariana Island Chapter
    • Request for gift cards as USS Roosevelt was in port due to Covid-19. 
    • Daughters stepped up to help. Many Drum Hill daughters became affiliate members of Mariana Island Chapter
    • Overseas Unit Italy
    • Request came for holiday cards from Overseas Unit in Italy. 250 cards sent
  • American Legion Post 86 (Wilton)/American Legion Post 78 (Ridgefield)
    • Drum Hill partners for Veterans Day ceremony
    • Sent “thank you notes” to Vietnam Vets in honor of Vietnam Veterans Day