Navy Chief’s Ride Nets Donations for Veterans Home
Posted by Compass Systems
This year, the Navy Chief’s Ride to the Wall held May 27 raised $2,605 in donations. The event was sponsored by Compass Systems Inc. and Naval Tees LLC. With the money raised, Compass Systems donated clothes detergent, body wash, clothes baskets, paper plates, coffee cups/lids, forks, spoons, knives, bowels, coffee, headsets and football tickets to two Naval Academy football games this season to the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home. Pictured from the left are Frank Deaton, Executive VP of Compass Systems, Inc. and founder of the Chief’s Ride; Ashley Ettleman, Chiefs’ Ride coordinator; Charles Konerth, who served 1951-55 on the Navy’s USS Midway; Echo Brannan, FSO of Compass Systems; Bonnie Pelletier, Director of Activities-Assisted Living Charlotte Hall Veterans Home; and Jadis Rhodin, Chief’s Ride coordinator.