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Dinner Dance to support our troops

Col. Charlie Carr at the head table. Photo courtesy of Bill George.

The SaddleBrooke Troop Support (STS) Dinner Dance was held on November 13 at MountainView’s Ballroom with over 100 people in attendance to enjoy the dinner, entertainment and dancing. To start the festivities, Joyce Sutay introduced the special guests at the head table, Marine Colonel (ret.) Charlie Carr and his wife, two active duty Marines and…

SaddleBrooke Troop Support helps military food banks

SaddleBrooke Troop Support (STS) is active throughout the year, providing food to the military food banks in the area to support our troops. In addition to the trunk loads of canned goods and other non-perishable items delivered to the food banks every month, in October, STS donated $500 worth of $20 Fry’s gift cards to…

MPMGA 2015 Club championship

Mike Jahaske, Don Bilyk, Dennis Marchand and Bob Eder

Bob Edelblut The annual MPMGA Club Championship was played November 11 and 12 at The Preserve and MountainView courses, respectively. A field of 94 players filled nine flights grouped by tee choice and handicap. The overall winner club champion would be the player who recorded the lowest gross score for the two day event while…

New feature at 2015 Troop Support Dinner Dance

This year’s SaddleBrooke Troop Support (STS) Dinner Dance has a new dimension. In addition to entertainment by Dick Police, a Vietnam veteran who will DJ and play sax, providing dance music from the 50s to the 90s, the program will feature U.S. Marine Colonel (retired) Charlie Carr. Following the sold-out Conversation with Two American Heroes…

Wonder what SaddleBrooke Troop Support does?

SaddleBrooke Troop Support (STS) continues its good works for the military, both active duty and veterans. Your donations support many ongoing projects that supply food and clothing to those in need. Every month STS purchases food items worth $300 and delivers them along with any donated food to three military food banks in the Tucson…

What’s new at 2015 Troop Support Dinner Dance

This year’s SaddleBrooke Troop Support (STS) Dinner Dance has a new dimension. In addition to entertainment by Dick Police, a Vietnam veteran who will DJ and play sax, providing dance music from the 50s to the 90s, the program will feature U.S. Marine Colonel (retired) Charlie Carr. Following the sold out Conversation with Two American…

Marty Burke STC-coordinator

Marty Burke

Jay Clayton Wilson Marty, a California aerospace engineer who tested scientific satellites for a living, found his way to Tucson where he played tennis until a second knee replacement ended his tennis playing days. Significantly, this Chicago boy has always been devoted to volunteering, first as an AARP tax counselor and then as a math…

Successful SOT golf tournament

Golfers thanked the troops for their service at the honorary U.S. Marines hole.

The SaddleBrooke Troop Support (STS) annual golf tournament on March 7, 2015, raised a record amount to benefit Tucson area active and retired military and their families. One hundred sixteen golfers participated at SaddleBrooke HOA1 courses and then enjoyed a buffet lunch at the Vistas Restaurant. Congratulations to the winning teams: First Place, Jon Grantham,…

Tucson Troop Support – January 2015

Marines honored at the dinner dance, left to right: Marine Captain Zachary Knight, Military Food Banks Chair Moose Creighton, STS President George Bidwell and Marine First Sergeant Jason Hamm.

STS hosts successful dinner dance George Bidwell The SaddleBrooke Troop Support (STS) had a very successful Dinner Dance this past October. After a sumptuous dinner prepared by Chef Robert, we had entertainment provided by Shawne Cryderman of Unit 49. Working with a small entertainment crew, Shawne provided a unique variety show. Shawne emceed the show…