May  2018 Events


What:  Women Veteran Conference 

When:  Thursday, May 26 in Plymouth MN   


DAV and the MN Lynx Recognize Women Veterans with the Home Grown Hero!  A woman veteran is recognized at a Lynx Home Game.

On May 14th, the Minnesota Lynx along with Disabled American Veterans of Minnesota honored Sergeant First Class Deanna Griffin as part of our Homegrown Heroes program. Deanna is a retired non-commissioned officer with 25 and a half years of service in the Minnesota Army National Guard and two overseas deployment. She has over 500 volunteer hours with the Minneapolis VA Hospital and volunteers with many other local charities such as American Cancer Society, Dogs on Deployment and Gold Star Mothers.