Friday, November 20, 2009
Anthony served in the Army from 1979 to 1983, then he served till 1986 in the reserves. Anthony stated, "I got caught up in the economic draft, didn't see any other opportunities". He still remembers catching the bus on Thanksgiving day to head to boot camp.
Anthony plans to attend next years Huntsville stand down as a volunteer stating, "I have a passion for helping people." Anthony spent most of the weekend being of service to others, helping cook meals, arrange beds, make sure everyone had what they needed.
Posted by Atlanta Economic Justice Program/AFSC at 7:37 PM