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Tampa Bay Squad of The Florida Garrison took part in a Lupus Foundation of America’s Walk to End Lupus Now™, there they experienced firsthand the power of the movement to end lupus. The Tampa Bay Squad assisted with raising money for lupus research, increase awareness of lupus, and rally public support for the estimated 1.5 …

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Parjai Squad of The Florida Garrison joined together to help support the 2nd Annual Walk the Talk in Pensacola. The goal was to raise money for the Epilepsy Foundation of Florida – a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) – and assist raising awareness for epilepsy. 1 in 26 will be diagnosed with epilepsy in their lifetime. 1 in …

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Members of Makaze Squad of the Florida Garrison paid their annual monthly visit to Florida Hospital for Children. They were joined by members of the Rebel Legion, and brought plenty of laughter and joy to the kids being treated during their visit.

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The members of Florida Garrisons Parjai Squad participated in the Davidson Dash Run for a Cure, to help raise money for the American Cancer Society.  This event raised over $8000 to assist the American Cancer Society with its fight against this terrible disease. Several members of the Florida Garrison have strong ties with the fight …

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Pensicola Comic Con 2015 \ Image: Danni Hauss Photography

This week we get the latest news from the Paraji Squad, which encompasses the Florida panhandle area! Pensacon 2015 The 2nd year of Pensacon was another great success! Economic impact reports indicate $3.8 million dollars was spent during the 3-day weekend event, which was near double of last year’s figures. Estimates of attendance were in …

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Members of the Florida Garrisons Everglades Squad invaded the 20th Annual Buddy Walk for the National Down Syndrome Society.  A very worthy cause, great work troops! About the National Down Syndrome Buddy Walk Source: http://www.ndss.org/Buddy-Walk/About-the-National-Buddy-Walk-Program/History/ Since 1995, the Buddy Walk® has become the premier advocacy event for Down syndrome in the United States. It is also …

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Members of The Florida Garrisons Makaze Squad showed their support for yet another great cause the HCRC Runners for Hope Superhero Run Walk 5K Photos Source: http://s415.photobucket.com/user/MikkiNorthman/slideshow/Makaze%20Squad%20Pics/Year%202014%20Troops About the HCRC Runners For Hope SUPERHERO Run/Walk 5K Source: http://www.active.com/orlando-fl/running/distance-running-races/hcrc-runners-for-hope-superhero-run-walk-5k-race-is-at-5pm-2014 Founded by the Hunters Creek Running Club, the HCRC Runners For Hope have grown to include runners, friends, and family …

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Members of Squad 7 gathered to support the Jacksonville Children’s Tumor Foundation Fun Run to help raise awareness and funds to end Neurofibromatosis. [Show slideshow] 12► About NF Walk NF Walk Program – Purpose The Children’s Tumor Foundation’s NF Walk Program was established in 2009 as a fundraising initiative to support NF research, raise awareness, …

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Source: http://www.nerdist.com/2014/07/get-to-know-the-charitable-side-of-the-501st-and-rebel-legions/ GET TO KNOW THE CHARITABLE SIDE OF THE 501ST AND REBEL LEGIONS BY AMY RATCLIFFE ON JULY 14, 2014 At just about any convention you attend, you’ll probably spot at least one Stormtrooper. They seem to travel in packs, not bothering to hide their numbers in Tusken Raider fashion. If the troopers or other Star Wars characters you …

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Known to her fans as the droid with a heart of gold, R2-KT is the only pink droid in the Empire. She started out as a child’s wish and has since grown into a life all her own. Recently, I was given the chance to interview R2-KT about her work with the Empire, charities and her life …

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