My title< /title> </head> < body> page contents </body> </html> <table width="100%" style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td> <p align="center"> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><br /> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <b><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Pardon Our</span> </b><b style="font-size: 12pt;">Construction- This is a new website and webhost- we are working as best we can to get all links and pages working and user friendly. Thank you, Founders, SSFOA- Steven and Diana Newton.</b> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><br /> </p> <p align="center">              <span style="color: #42a8ef; font-size: 12pt;">Silver Star shining for sacrifice, honoring combat wounded, ill and dying members of our Armed Forces, and bringing remembrance to those so deserving of our thanks.<br /> We will never forget ... WELCOME HOME!</span></p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"><b>              </b><br /> </p> <p align="center"> <span style="color: #42a8ef;">"Silver Star Service Flag and Banner and the name are Trademarked"</span></p> <p align="center"><br /> <b>WELCOME TO THE SILVER STAR FAMILIES OF AMERICA<br />              </b><b>A TRADITION SINCE 1917</b></p> <p align="center"><b>JOIN US IN HELPING THE WOUNDED, ILL, INJURED AND DYING OF OUR ARMED FORCES!</b></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td>              </td> </tr> <tr> <td><br /> <table width="100%" style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td valign="top"> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <p align="center"> </p> <table width="100%" style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td valign="top"> <p align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 14pt;"> WELCOME</span></b></p> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <p align="center">SFOA is dedicated to supporting and assisting wounded, ill, injured and dying active duty and Veterans and their families of ALL Branches of Service from ALL Wars. Our goal is to recognize the blood sacrifice of wounded and those with injuries and illnesses originating in a warzone and remember their efforts by honoring them with the Silver Star Service Banner. Qualifications include: Purple Heart recipients, victims of friendly fire, those who suffer from PTS, Agent Orange effects and Gulf War syndrome. May 1 Silver Star Service Banner Day is recognized across our nation as the day to honor our Heroes together. </p> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <p align="center">SSFOA assists in educating the public concerning the plight of these wounded, ill or dying heroes and provide many programs to aid in their progress. We sit on the VA Volunteer Service Advisory Board and work together with other troop organizations and groups to support in whatever way possible. SSFOA is a not for profit, all volunteer org and depends totally on donations. All donations and proceeds go toward the purchase of Silver Star Banners and assistance programs relating to SSFOA mission. See our <a href="financial.aspx">Financial Page</a> </p> <p align="center"><b>                            </b></p> <p align="center"><b>          </b><br /> </p> <p align="center">Some of our attributes to honor our wounded, ill and dying servicemembers include our Silver Star Service Banner Package, Letter Writing Team, State Reps, Silver Star Banner Day Committee, Fundraising Committee, Advisory Board, Veteran Affairs Committee, Chaplain's Hospice Program , Food Cards for our homeless, and Games for Therapy. </p> <p align="center"><b>                                      </b><br /> </p> <p align="center">SSFOA also honors those who have assisted the wounded, ill and dying with our Certificate Program. We honor Military Working Dogs, Merchant Marines, Medics and those who assist them in any way, and Remembrance of Service via Thank You Foundation Please see links tabs to Request or Sponsor Banners, Purchase Silver Star Flag, Pictures of Banner presentations, SSFOA State Rep pages and event, Silver Star Families Store, Veteran Issues and Resources, PTS and TBI Resources and Helps, and much more.<br /> </p> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <table width="382" align="center" style="width: 382px; height: 128px; font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td width="50%" valign="top" style="padding: 15px; border: 2px solid #d02a2a; border-image: none;"> <p align="center"><b>TUNES FOR TROOPS </b><b>                         <br /> DONATE YOUR GENTLY USED MP3 PLAYER OR IPOD AND MUSIC CARDS FOR OUR WOUNDED, ILL AND SPINAL CORD INJURED VETERANS!</b></p> <p align="center"> Please let us know if we can add your name to our honor page for your support of our wounded and ill through the ;Tunes For Troops program.</p> <p align="center"> Please tell us what you think your donation is worth so we can send you a donation letter</p> <p align="center"></p> <a href="programs__services.aspx"> <p align="center"><b>CLICK HERE TO SEE DE</b><b>TAILS</b></p> </a> <p align="center"></p> <p align="center"> Contact: <a href="" target="_self">Steve Newton</a></p> </td> <td width="3%" valign="top"> </td> <td width="47%" valign="top" style="padding: 15px; border: 2px solid #d02a2a; border-image: none;"> <p align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt;">NEW NEEDS! </span></b> </p> <p align="center"><b></b>The SSFOA is now offering Ham radio classes to our wounded, ill, injured and in need veterans. If you have any old rigs or equipment sitting around in a closet we can use it! Contact Steve at <a href=""></a>. <br /> </p> <p align="center">We also need supplies for our new firing range for our wounded, ill and injured. Re loading equipment, ear protection, eye protection, targets, etc.<br /> </p> <p align="center">We can't help unless you do!</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p align="center"><br /> <u> </u></p> <p align="center"></p> <span style="font-size: 14pt;"> <p align="center"></p> <a href="request_banner.aspx"> <p align="center"><b>REQUEST </b><b>FREE SILVER STAR BANNERS</b></p> </a> <p align="center"></p> </span> <p align="center"></p> <p align="center"> <b> <br /> </b> </p> <p align="center"><b> <span style="font-size: 12pt;"><a href="ert1.aspx">REQUEST ASSISTANCE FROM OUR SSFOA EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM</a></span></b><br /> <b><span style="color: red; font-family: Times New Roman; font-size: 14pt;">*</span> </b><b>SSFOA does not offer financial assistance</b></p> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <div align="center"> <a href="" target="_blank"><img width="199" height="168" id="banner" style="width: 121px; height: 117px;" alt="" src="" /></a></div> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <p align="center">                                        </p> <div align="center"> </div> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <div align="center"> <span style="color: #42a8ef; font-size: 12pt;"><img alt="" src="./Tumb%202.jpg" border="0" /></span></div> <div> </div> <div> </div> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <div align="center"> <img width="720" height="468" style="width: 381px; height: 274px;" alt="" src="./Gov%20pic.jpg" border="0" /></div> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <div align="center"> </div> <p align="center"><b>                                      </b><br /> </p> <div align="center"> <img width="460" height="381" alt="" src="./Turn%201%20pic.jpg" border="0" /></div> <p align="center"><b>                                    </b></p> <p align="center"><img width="213" height="159" alt="" src="./Diana%20Banner%20Presentation%20Nixa.jpg" border="0" /> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div> </div> <div> </div> <p align="center"><img width="683" height="341" style="width: 376px; height: 160px;" alt="" src="./wwe.jpg" border="0" /> <div align="left"></div> <p> </p> <div>  <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt;">WWE Superstars and Divas receive the 2015 Silver Star Families of America </span></p> <div align="center"><span style="font-size: 10pt;">(SSFOA) Commendation during a recent ceremony in St. Louis. </span></div> <div align="center"><span style="font-size: 10pt;">The commendation is awarded annually to individuals or organizations </span></div> <div align="center"><span style="font-size: 10pt;">that have positively affected the lives of wounded and ill veterans. <i>Courtesy of Travis Cook </i></span></div> <p align="center"><br /> </p> <p> </p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> </p> </div> <div align="center"></div> <p> </p> <p align="center"><b>  </b><br /> </p> <div align="center"><b><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><a href="donations.aspx">MAKE A DONATION</a> TO HELP THE SSFOA AND AMERICA HONOR WOUNDED WITH SILVER STAR BANNERS </span></b></div> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <p align="center">PLEASE HELP your donations will help purchase <br /> Silver Star Banners that will honor the thousands of Wounded Heroes <br /> on our waiting list and help support our other programs for our wounded, ill, injured and dying. <br /> THANK YOU! </p> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <p align="center">SSFOA is a 501 c 3 tax exempt nonprofit organization.<br /> All donations are tax deductible; see your tax advisor.</p> <p align="center"> <br /> </p> <div align="center"> </div> <div align="center"> <table width="100%" style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 10pt;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><img width="80" height="135" alt="" src="./images/logo1.gif" border="0" /></td> <td align="center"> <form action="" method="post"> <input name="cmd" type="hidden" value="_s-xclick" /> <input name="submit" type="image" alt="PayPal - 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We do not buy, sell or trade your personal information to anyone. The SSFOA takes diligent measures to protect any and all personal information that is collected. For further information contact Steve Newton at <a href="" target="_self"></a></p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">To review our full Privacy Policy and security measures we have in place please see our <a href="file:///E:/Old%20Silver%20Star%20Families%20of%20America%20web%20site/" target="_self">Financial Page</a></p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">The Silver Star Families of America is a non-partisan, not-for-profit charitable organization committed to supporting the United States combat wounded, ill, injured and dying military members and Veterans from all wars, past and present,  and honoring their sacrifice with Silver Star Banners.Content within this web site is the sole property of  The Silver Star Families of America"All photos and letters sent to the SSFOA become the property of the organization to be used in any way we deem appropriate." </p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> </p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">* DISCLAIMER: Any photographs of military personnel in no way imply DoD endorsement of the Silver Star Families of America.</p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> </p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">SSFOA reserves the right to conduct the day to day business of the organization as they deem appropriate. SSFOA does not and can not offer monetary or legal assistance, due to the nature of our IRS filings, it is a violation of our by-laws and mission, SSFOA cannot assist anyone in this manner.</p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"> </p> <p align="center" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">While the SSFOA attempts to exercise due care, we are not responsible for the performance, accuracy or content of external links or individuals we offer as referrals.  All materials, ideas, projects etc made for the SSFOA while you are a member becomes SSFOA property. State Coordinators and Reps will be chosen at the discretion of  SSFOA National Headquarters. SSFOA is an all volunteer 501(c)(3) tax exempt nonprofit public charity organization. Proceeds go toward the purchase of Silver Star Service Banners and wounded, ill and dying assistance programs, less than 5% for administration. 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