Veterans - Temecula Valley


Congratulations! Veterans - Temecula Valley is proud to present your 2019 five Outstanding Community Service Honorees:


     First Lieutenant Daisy Tate, USMC                      

    Sergeant William Hamlett, USMC 

    Sergeant William Charles Boulton, USMC     

    Specialist Darell Farnbach, US Army          

    Petty Officer Third Class Kristopher Moorehead, US Coast Guard


Special thanks to The Young Marines leading us through the Pledge of Alliance; Miss Katrina Santos for her beautiful performance of our National Anthem; and Seargent William Hamlett with The Caregivers Healing Foundation filling in as Guest Speaker, short-notice.

Additionally, Veterans Temecula Valley extends its gratitude to Azusa Pacific University (Murrieta Campus) and North group Grumman for supporting this year's program.


Please enjoy the photos below:



California State Senator Jeff Stones’ Certificates of Recognition Presentation:

First Lieutenant Daisy Tate, USMC - - Veterans Supplemental Support Network (VSSN)

Chief Warrant Officer Marlon Ware, USMC (Ret.)

First Sergeant Anthony Ball, USMC (Ret.)

Master Gunnery Sergeant  Jonathan S Lindquist, USMC (Ret.)

Staff Sergeant Everette Brooks, US Army

Petty Officer First Class Marc Armitage, US Navy (Ret.)

Petty Officer First Class Bren A Beniqued, US Navy

Petty Officer First Class DeWayne Dodson, US Navy (Ret.)

Staff Sergeant Wilfredo Ibay, US Army

Staff Sergeant Josephine Spence,  US Air Force

Petty Officer Allan Santos, US Navy

Petty Officer First Class Efren Salcedo, US Navy

Sergeant William Hamlett, USMC - - Caregivers Healing Foundation

Sergeant William Charles Boulton, USMC - - The Alaskan Project for Wounded Veterans

Specialist Darell Farnbach, US Army - - Vail Ranch Restoration Association

Petty Officer Third Class Kristopher Moorehead,  US Coast Guard - - The WAVE Project

Petty Officer Third Class  Randy Stephens, US Navy

Petty Officer Third Class Rae McCracken, US Navy

Petty Officer Third Class Madison Peschka, US Navy

Petty Officer Third Class Aaron Henderson, US Navy

Corporal De'Shawn Patterson, USMC

Airman First Class Timothy Estabillo, US Air Force

SHSN Matthew Powell, US Navy

~ Founder’s Acknowledgements ~

On behalf of Veterans – Temecula Valley, I want to personally thank the following nonprofits:  


Caregivers Healing Foundation

The Alaskan Project for Wounded Veterans

The WAVES Project

Vail Ranch Restoration Association (VaRRA)

Veterans Supplemental Support Network (VSSN)


Together, we gladly share our success with your organizations’ passion in recognizing and honoring ALL veterans, past, present, and future – as demonstrated through your support of our program and your service to those whom served. 


Michael “Kaizen” McCracken Founder/President