PARSONS, Kan. – On Tuesday, the President of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary for Brown-Bishop Post 704 in Parsons Patricia Chrisman and Senior Vice President Sherri Anderson, who also chairs the Americanism committee, presented the CEO of the SKIL Resource Center Shari Coatney with a Certificate of Patriotism.
Chrisman noted SKIL is being recognized for showing the American flag while providing service to the community. The certificate is presented in conjunction with the Americanism “Wake Up America” program to promote patriotism in the community.
Coatney said SKIL offers a number of services to veterans including information referrals, help in adjusting to life with disabilities, home health care, access to assistive technology including home modification and mobility outreach.
According to Chrisman, the presentation to SKIL was the first Patriotism Certificate awarded in the community by the Parsons VFW Ladies Auxiliary.