Crusaders for Veterans

Veterans with PTSD and fireworks

While many across South Mississippi are preparing for a week of festivities ahead of the Fourth of July holiday, some Coast residents may associate this time more with stress than fun.…

Wreath Walk for Biloxi National Cemetery

Participants woke up early Saturday morning to participate in the Wreath Walk to help raise funds for Wreaths for Biloxi National Cemetery. They walked three miles from the Ken Combs Pier to the Armed Forces Retirement Home…

Two local veterans need help with home repairs

Coronavirus put a halt on many large community fundraising events across the country, but the need for help is still there and more prevalent than ever. That rings true for nonprofit organization Crusaders for Veterans here on the Coast. After…

Local veterans need your help during coronavirus pandemic

In a Gulf Coast community largely made up of military members and veterans, our local veterans need your help now more than ever. The 501C3 nonprofit volunteer organization Crusaders for Veterans has been greatly affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Their…

Volunteers needed for wreath pick-up

Nearly 22,000 graves at the Biloxi National Cemetery still decorated with wreaths after this year’s wreath-laying ceremony honoring our Coast veterans. Now this weekend those wreaths need to be picked up. Crusaders for Veterans and other event organizers are asking…

Volunteers needed for wreath pick-up

Nearly 22,000 graves at the Biloxi National Cemetery are still decorated with wreaths after this year’s wreath-laying ceremony honoring our fallen veterans. Now those wreaths need to be picked up. Crusaders for Veterans and other event organizers are asking for…

Crusaders for Veterans hosting Lighted Boat Christmas Parade

Santa is getting wet-n-wild as they light up the water for Christmas in the ‘Bouffa this weekend! Crusaders for Veterans is hosting a fun event for the whole family, while supporting our local homeless veterans, with their lighted boat parade.…

Local veterans need help

If you want to give back, two local veterans need the help of the community this Saturday. The Crusaders for Veterans is looking for volunteers to help two families move. The Crusaders for Veterans is a group that helps veterans…

2019 Freedom Ball

Members of the public and military gathered on Saturday to honor every branch of the Armed Forces. The veterans advocacy group Crusaders for Veterans put on the 2019 Freedom Ball as a way to recognize current and fallen members of…

Freedom Ball 2019

Crusaders for Veterans is an organization that is dedicated to helping out veterans on the Coast. This year, you’re invited to the fourth annual Freedom Ball honoring every branch of our military. The Freedom Ball takes place at Oak Crest…

Freedom Ball 2019

Crusaders for Veterans is an organization that is dedicated to helping out veterans on the Coast. This year, you’re invited to the fourth annual Freedom Ball honoring every branch of our military. The Freedom Ball takes place at Oak Crest…

Freedom Ball 2019

Crusaders for Veterans is an organization that is dedicated to helping out veterans on the Coast. This year, you’re invited to the fourth annual Freedom Ball honoring every branch of our military. The Freedom Ball takes place at Oak Crest…