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While getting involved a great cause of the same time look no further than -- first annual.
How harbor -- warrior recreational weekend event for our wounded warriors it takes place next weekend.
In north for a Long Island -- joining us to share the details behind that cal -- initiative is Rocco did you know.
He's the president of cal harbor warriors and wounded warrior Robert and -- gentlemen great to have you here Rocco let's start with you what he's beat cal harbor.
Group friends of -- and family we decided.
Just saying thank you isn't enough for all the warriors and what they've done and for our country and we never take freedom for granted.
So what we decided do we live in this unbelievable area in Long Island new York and we wanted to team up with it would -- warrior project and bring in our wounded men and women and for from.
-- Iraq and Afghanistan wars and really just honored them.
And enable them to do the things that they did.
Before -- -- might have been hurt.
And it's it's just been great experience for all of -- one of our wounded warriors is here with us right now sergeant Robert -- -- -- In Iraq tell us what.
Happened over there.
December 1 2006.
He did vehicle borne improvised explosive device.
Was headed towards a group group of us soldiers to -- monitoring and I.
Interfered got in the way detonated the vehicle receive some shrapnel but really between TV MPT it -- of that.
Those wounds that no -- can really see him.
You know events such as -- harbor they really.
When soldiers up there with the wounded war project and we really enable and empower soldiers and get back on the -- the life.
We should mention you received the purple hearts.
And data so bloody brought -- PT EST because that the invisible wounds are what so many of our brave warriors are suffering with -- Yes you know the invisible wounds when you come back and there's such a fast pace of life and you're just trying to learn how to focus and -- and sometimes you start earlier speech and it's.
It's slow it with the wounded warrior project and events like this they should.
You slow down.
You learn how to adjust on your own terms.
And you know it's very effective and it's a beautiful things have guys.
So let's talk more about the what the events are if you want more info on how to donate to this.
You can visit FOX & Friends Weekend web -- to hear all the weekend.
Deet tails -- -- a hot point.
Well we have four mile warrior run and quite frankly the following weekend it is the great.
-- -- ten K run which is one of the five.
Ten case in the nation where we have 5000 people come to north port so this is the great warmup for that.
But we have fishing and we have adaptive water sports and we have a golf tournament and we have certainly a welcome parade for a warriors and it's going to be great we -- It sounds wonderful and so great to keep -- -- -- shining on this great cause so Robert -- now.
And sergeant Robert Gil of rock of certain if -- that anybody who wants more information again go to our website for this great -- settlements and they can -- let's go to.
Great to have you guys here thanks so much for your service to our country.
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