ASMC Wags 4 Warriors - Donation Drive

Wags 4 Warriors has been selected as the designated charity for the ASMC Cleveland Chapter for the current program year. The mission of WAGS 4 WARRIORS is to unite veterans whom upon returning home from war suffer with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) with an appropriate dog, and to provide all of the training, equipment and support for the dog to become the veterans service dog at no cost to the veteran. The ultimate goal is for the service dog to take away the struggles the veterans face every day. For more information, please visit: Caution-



The Chapter would like to collect items for the service dogs for Wags 4 Warriors:

-Collars, leashes, treat bags, clickers, chew toys, bones, cages, gentle leaders.



Items can be given to ASMC Cleveland Chapter Representatives:


15th floor: Cotton, Paul C CIV DFAS JFL (US) <>;  Room 1549. When you come in take a left and his cube in the second set of cubicles to the right.


17th floor: Coghlan, Julie A CIV DFAS JFB (US) <>; Double doors 1719.  Turn right, the last cube alley, 2nd cube on the right up against the wall and  across from the Ombudsman's office.


17th floor: Zielaskiewicz, Lynn R CIV DFAS JBK (US) <>; Door 1749 by the window.


The last day to drop off items is Friday, September 22, 2017.


Laura's Home, September Volunteer Opportunity

Please join us on Wednesday, September 13th, from 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm at Laura's Home, a women's crisis center that is part of the City Mission, located at 18120 Puritas Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44135. We will assist with serving dinner at 4:45 pm.  We also will assist the staff in a clean-up and a deep cleaning of the dining room. If you are interested in volunteering, please RSVP with Lynn Zieslaskiewicz ( by COB on Tuesday, September 12th. Please ensure that you complete and bring the volunteer waiver form below with you the day of the event. For more information on Laura's Home, please visit:


Thank you,

ASMC-CL Community Service Committee


St. Patrick's Hunger Center,  September Volunteer Opportunity

Please join ASMC on Thursday, September 7th or Thursday, September 28th to help those in need at St. Herman's House of Hospitality, just a short distance from DFAS in Ohio City.  We will meet at 5:00 PM at St. Herman's located at 4410 Franklin Blvd in Cleveland.  We will plate and serve meals, as well as clean dishes and tables afterwards, ending by 6:30 PM.  For September, we can have up to four volunteers for each session. If interested, please email Jessica Huff at with the session you would like to attend so you can be added to the list.


Please consider joining in the 35 year tradition of serving the poor and homeless population in the Ohio City community.