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John Palmer Art Names Lone Star Veterans Association as 2015 Charity of the Year
The business of John Palmer Art has named the Lone Star Veterans Association as its 2015 Charity of the Year. Just as Palmer empowers artists to be self-sustaining, the LVSA empowers veterans to have a successful transition to civilian life.
By: John Palmer Art
Artist John Ross Palmer says, “My 2015 painting project focuses on honoring the United States by capturing the beauty of its cities and towns. It’s a great privilege for my business to support Lone Star this year to help the ladies and gentlemen that served to protect our liberty and freedom. I hope that my collectors will look forward to my art series inspired by veterans and our military—a new subject matter that I’m incredibly anxious to explore.” Chuck Bagnato, Executive Director of Lone Star, shares Palmer’s excitement, “They selected an organization with over 6000 members, 2600 of whom served or fought in our country's longest war. They will help us support our mission to make Texas the best place for transitioning veterans by getting them ready for the work force, helping them though the challenge of transitioning from combat to a productive and healthy civilian life and providing events and services that will enrich their lives and that of our community.”
As John Palmer Art's 2015 Charity of the Year, the LSVA will be specifically honored at the following events at the John Palmer Art Gallery & Studio: Official Charity of the Year Launch Party in March, The Afternoon & Evening of Escapism in October and an Official Fundraising Party for the LSVA (Date to be Determined).
If you have any questions about John Ross Palmer, his naming of the Lone Star Veterans Association as his 2015 Charity of the Year or Gallery Events that honor the LSVA, please contact Gallery Owner Ryan Lindsay at 713-861-6726 or Ryan@JohnPalmerArt.com. Past Charity of the Year selections for John Palmer Art include Outreach United (2011), Heifer International (2012), Writers in the Schools (2013) and the League of Women Voters Education Fund (2014). You can learn all about Artist John Ross Palmer by visiting http://www.JohnPalmerArt.com.