Milwaukee Area Writes Inspirational Notes of Love on New Home for Wounded U.S. Army Vet
By: Belman Homes
Friday, November 4th, 2016 | Community and Supporters Invited to Write Notes
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
*Media welcome at anytime
Saturday, November 5th, 2016 | Family Reveal of Community Outreach
11 a.m. – Family arrives
*Media invited to arrive at 10:45 a.m. for family reveal
Dunbar Oaks Neighborhood
512 Dunbar Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
· U.S. Army Specialist Philip Olson was an army specialist for 4 years, 10 months as an infantryman and a gunner, serving two tours of duties in Afghanistan. Philip was shot three times during a firefight and was ejected from a vehicle from an IED Blast. He has Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), PTSD, and leg and spine issues as a result. He has lost several soldiers and his Captain. Philip was awarded numerous accommodations. He is currently a student working towards a degree in Mechanical Design. His wife, Chenoah, is a student at Colorado University studying for a business degree and is on the President's list. They have an 8-year-old son named Jonah. They are a young, well-grounded family with a strong work ethic and Philip's service, achievements, and injuries make him an excellent recipient for an Operation FINALLY HOME house, as he will be able to continue with his education without worrying about a home.
· Representatives from Operation FINALLY HOME
· Representatives from Belman Homes
WHY: To honor an American hero.
About Operation FINALLY HOME:
Operation FINALLY HOME was established in 2005 as a nonpartisan/
About Belman Homes:
Belman Homes vision is "Creating the ultimate building experience, one customer at a time."® Lead by industry leader and second-generation homebuilder, David Belman, their commitment to this vision has led them to win major North American Awards for "Best Young Entrepreneur"