Tuesday night – the VAC – Where Veterans Come Together

Oct 10, 16 Tuesday night – the VAC – Where Veterans Come Together

“Where Veterans Come Together”


On Tuesday October 11th, we will be going bowling, meet up at the VAC at 1900 hrs, we will be leaving shortly after that. All Veterans invited, BOTGNY will be covering cost of games, shoes and food at the ally.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/175013642937631/


Tuesday night October 18th, Movie night at the VAC, were going to choose between, Dirty Dozen, Kelly’s Hero’s, Midway or The Longest Day.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1302458246434050/


Tuesday October 25th, we will be heading out to Long Island Adventure Park, to play in the trees and do some zip lining. Please email us if you wish to attend (as we do have a limit on participation) info@BootsontheGroundNY.com . We will be meeting at the park around 1800 hrs and will have run of the park till 2200. Further info will be emailed to you. We have worked out a group rate deal and all expenses will be covered by BOTGNY.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/699165083567278/



Tuesday November 1st and 8th – we will be at the VAC these two Tuesdays working on whatever mission we need to accomplish. On the 8th we will most likely be watching to outcome of the Election Votes

Make sure to Vote on Tuesday November 8th.



We will be having our Turkey Drive again this year, if you’re a Veteran who would like a Frozen Turkey along with a package of groceries, please email us at frankb@bootsonthegroundny.com or leave a message at 631-615-2200 and we’ll get you on the list. The Turkeys will be delivered starting in middle of November, last year we delivered over 300.


Interested in Security Guard Work?

Would you like to start a career or part time employment as a Security Guard?

Boots on the Ground NY has formed a partnership with Neary Confidential Investigative Service Security Training Academy (A Veteran owned and operated business) located at 38 Oak Street, Suite 4, Patchogue, NY 11772

Boots on the Ground NY will pay the tuition fees for the 8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training Course which is the first step to become a licensed Security Guard in the State of New York. Boots on the Ground NY will also assist with state fees for application.

The Security Training Academy’s Director and Lead Instructor, CWO2 Tim Neary, USCG (Ret.) will assist you with the Security Guard application and help you along the way with any questions you have with the process.

Call 631-730-5694, leave a message and someone will get back to you.

Check out Facebook @ www.facebook.com/NCISPI & check for class dates.

Dates also posted on BOTGNY Facebook page. www.Facebook.com/BootsontheGroundNY

Any questions email us at FrankB@BootsontheGroundNY.com or TEXT Tim @ 516-567-0519.





Volunteer work coming up

We will need a few Volunteers in an upcoming weekend or possibly week night evening to deliver furniture to Veterans transitioning into housing from shelters, and also help 2 Veterans move their belongings this month. if you can be part of the outreach team please contact us.


We have had a request from a disabled Veteran to assist him in painting the interior of his first home before his family moves in, any painters looking to assist and volunteer their talents?


For more information on anything please email us at Info@BootsontheGroundNY.com




Tuesday night at the VAC is a Veteran community evening.

Either stop in to chat with other Veterans, watch TV, play a game of pool, break bread with us, or assist us as we always have activities that help us accomplish our Veteran outreach missions.


The food and personal care pantries are available all evening.

Some weeks the group may go to outside activities, bowling, movies, sporting events, adventure park, etc. so please check event each week, or call the VAC at leave a message at 631-615-2200


Please help us spread the word to Veterans, there is a place to go.

Anything said in the VAC stays in the VAC & sometimes you just need to be around other Veterans.

Doors open by 1900 hrs., (sometimes earlier)

Chow, snacks, refreshments & food all available so come hungry.

(we are also always appreciative of home cooked meals and snacks being dropped off for this event, for years we have had community members and restaurants donating food for our group activity nights, we ask that chow be dropped off at 6:45 pm, or contact us at info@bootsonthegroundny.com)


This is a Veteran & Service member evening only.

(sorry no spouses, family members, kids, etc.)

The ‘VAC’ (Veteran Activity Center) is located at 2184 Pond Road, Ronkonkoma NY. 631-615-2200





%d bloggers like this: