Welcome to “Defend Freedom Tour 2016”

Defend Freedom Tour 2016

The 2016 Defend Freedom Tour is a multifaceted event sponsored by Concerned Veterans for America.

Special guests this upcoming year include Pete Hegseth, CEO of Concerned Veterans for America and who served in Iraq with the 3rd Brigade of the 101st Airborne Division for their 2005-2006; Cpt. Sean Parnell, Army Ranger with the elite 10th Mountain Division along the Afghan-Pakistan border; Karen Vaughn, Gold Star Mother, a Military Families Advocate and mother of fallen Navy SEAL, Aaron Carson Vaughn (SEAL Team VI); popular country music star Ayla Brown, and Madison Rising, America’s most patriotic rock band.

The purpose of the Tour is to

bring together veterans, military family members, and patriotic Americans to make it loud and clear that our country is still worth fighting for!”

And it’s

family friendly and FREE to attend, featuring live patriotic music, a lineup of inspirational speakers, and a delicious taste of local fare.”

Current Tour stops are scheduled from January 16 through August 20, 2016 at locations as far west as Phoenix, AZ., southwest to Ft. Worth and Houston, TX., south to Orlando, FL, northeast to Manchester, NH,. and north to Des Moines, IA.

The 2016 Tour will also provide immediate ways for attendees to volunteer to join our cause.

So all y’all come on down and attend this special event. It will definitely be worth it!

Chuck Yarling has had many titles in his career thus far: veteran, engineer, math teacher, consultant, technical writer, book author and publisher, and triathlete. He was a member the Military Order of the Purple Heart and Bugles Across America, which plays Taps at military funerals and special events. Spec. 5 Chuck Yarling served with the 26th Combat Engineering Battalion in Vietnam as an awards clerk. His service with the U.S. Army resulted in being awarded the Bronze Star, Purple Heart, and Army Commendation Medal. You may reach Chuck at [email protected]