Stand Down: In times of war, exhausted combat units needing time to rest and recover were brought from the battlefields to a place of relative peace and safety.

★ Events ★

Fundraising Table at Piersons
July 19, 2014, 8:30-4:00
Piersons Building Center
Volunteers will be accepting donations and promoting our fundraising dinner.
NCSD President Live on KHUM 104.7 FM
Cliff in the Morning
August 7, 2014, 8:30 A.M.
Fundraising Dinner and Auction
August 14, 2014
Blue Lake Casino
A good time for a good cause!
2014 North Coast Stand Down
October 3-5, 2014
Humboldt County Fairgrounds
NCSD Board Meetings - 6 PM
Jul 9, Aug 20
Elks Lodge, Herrick Ave, Eureka
Everyone's Welcome.
NCSD Coordinators Meetings - 6 PM
Aug 5, Aug 19, Sept 2, Sept 16, Sept 30
Elks Lodge, Herrick Ave, Eureka
Join us! We welcome new faces.

WIN This New Sea Kayak

"The Caper is a compact sea kayak. Stable and easy to maneuver, this kayak comes complete with a performance hull and storage options rare for boats this size. Throw it in the back of your pickup and head to your favorite fishing or paddling spot." From the Ocean Kayak Web site

Choose individual tickets at $10 each or buy a bundle of 6 for $50.

This beautiful kayak is only part of the prize package worth $700. The winner will also receive a paddle and Kayak Greg will provide a free lesson in how to wield it with skill and panache.

The drawing will take place August 14 at our annual Fundraising Dinner and Auction. Need not be present to win!

★ News ★

Donate Auction Items to the Stand Down!

We are still looking for silent auction items for our August 14th fundraiser. If you have auction items to donate please call Mona at 707-498-9995. Thank you!

Save the Date for our Annual Fundraising Dinner and Auction

Click on the ticket to buy tickets to our annual fundraising dinner on August 14! Thank you for supporting our local veterans!

August 14, 2014 at Blue Lake Casino

Each ticket is a chance to WIN this gas grill worth over $450* AND includes a FREE $10 casino play!
*need not be present to win

Donna Landry

Help us provide vital services such as dental care, food, warm clothing, sleeping bags and camping supplies, information and outreach to our local veterans, all the while having a great time for a great cause. Our annual dinner and auction is a vital fundraiser for the 2014 Stand Down in October.

Click the big red ticket above to buy tickets securely via Paypal, or mail a check to North Coast Stand Down, P.O. Box 1012, Arcata, CA 95518-1012.

Music will be provided by Swing Set with Donna Landry. The 'Balloon Bust' will be back by popular demand. Don't forget to buy your balloon early this year. They sell out fast!

We're also accepting donations for our silent and live auctions. We had some wonderful donations last year. Email the Donations Coordinator if you have something you would like to donate. No donation too small!

Ballon Bust Prize Bags