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American Widow Project

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

‘Red White & Badass’ benefit concert won’t be a lone star shindig

A crew of Texas country musicians will join Jake Kellen on stage in San Marcos this weekend for a concert benefiting the American Widow Project.

Monday, September 10th, 2012

War widow Taryn Davis to speak at CTMC dinner

Taryn Davis, the former San Marcos resident who started a foundation to support military widows, will speak at the Central Texas Medical Center Foundation's third annual Women's Council Dinner later this month.

Monday, November 28th, 2011

Free concert to honor troops slated Wednesday

The Academic Avenue Foundation will host a live musical concert at the Texas Music Theater on Nov. 30 to honor members of the U.S. armed forces.

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Reception to honor 7 distinguished SHMS grads

The San Marcos Education Foundation and the San Marcos High School Alumni Association will honor seven graduates in 2011 Homecoming pre-game activities on Friday, Oct. 21 at Bobcat Stadium. Honorees will be inducted into the San Marcos...

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

AWP story to air on ABC

The American Widow Project, which launched a nationwide tour in San Marcos last month, will be featured Wednesday night on ABC's World News Tonight.

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

REALTORS® to bowl for scholarship money

The San Marcos Area Board of REALTORS® will hold a bowling tournament to benefit the Corporal Michael W. Davis scholarship on March 13.

Friday, February 27th, 2009

AWP launches tour at Hays County Veterans Memorial

The American Widow Project, founded by a San Marcos widow of the Iraq War, began its tour Thursday at the Hays County Veterans Memorial.

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

Newstreamz Video Extra – American Widow Project launches nationwide tour

The American Widow Project (AWP), an organization aimed towards supporting young widows, unveiled the RV that it will take on a nationwide tour during a ceremony Thursday morning at the Hays County Veterans Memorial.

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

American Widow Project to begin nationwide tour in San Marcos

The non-profit organization will tour the nation supporting military widows, starting at the Hays County Veterans Memorial.