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HONOR BELL TO TOLL THROUGHOUT THE SUMMER AND FALL AT COMMUNITY EVENTS

We’ve been updating our list of event appearances for the remainder of the summer and into the fall. Here’s where you can find us! July The El Paso County Fair in Calhan on July 17th Display and tolling of the Honor Bell at the Operation Hero Trek Golf Tournament at the Red Hawk Ridge Golf Course in Castle […]

MORE CHANCES TO SEE THE HONOR BELL AT EVENTS THIS SUMMER

The Honor Bell and its corps of veteran stewards will be making appearances throughout the summer, and hope to see you at one or more of these events: We will be at Behind the Scenes Tap House in Centennial for more Honor Brews on August 10th from 8:30 AM until 7 PM. Behind the Scenes […]

FRANKLIN MACON, TUSKEGEE AIRMAN, HONORED WITH VIRTUAL BELL HONORS

FRANKLIN MACON PHOTO: FRAMNKLINMACON.COM MACON ENTERING A T-6 TRAINER TO FLY ON THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY, AT THE AGE OF 95. PHOTO: COLORADO SPRINGS GAZETTE On November 30th the Honor Bell was tolled for US Army Air Corps 2nd Lt Franklin Macon, a Tuskegee Airman. This virtual tolling was the first of its kind, […]

LARRY PETERSON JOINS THE HONOR BELL FOUNDATION BOARD

LARRY PETERSON, OUR NEWEST FOUNDATION BOARD MEMBER. Larry Peterson of Colorado Springs has joined the Honor Bell Foundation Board of Directors. A Vietnam-era US Air Force Gunner, Peterson was drawn to the Honor Bell’s mission when he heard about it during our outreach efforts in Colorado Springs. “I have a new job — and, being […]

HONOR BELL TOLLED TO HONOR KOREAN WAR ARMISTICE

On the 25th the Honor Bell tolled as part of a ceremony to commemorate the 67th anniversary of the Korean War Armistice & the 24th anniversary of the dedication of the Korean War monument in Colo. Springs. The tolling party comprised David Earp, Joe Dempsey & Larry Peterson.

DINE TO DONATE AT TEXAS ROADHOUSE ON FEBRUARY 22ND!

Join us at the Texas Roadhouse on Powers Blvd. in Colorado Springs from 11AM-3PM on February 22nd. Texas Roadhouse will donate 10% of your total food purchases to the Honor Bell Foundation — just show them this flyer on your phone and they’ll make the donation. Stop in and say hi!

HONOR BELL #2 CAMPAIGN KICKOFF A SUCCESS

We kicked-off the campaign to bring an Honor Bell to the Colorado Springs community late last month at Elks Lodge #309. Over 100 people attended the event, which included a presentation on the Honor Bell’s mission, how the Foundation’s programs support veterans and their families, and information on how to get involved. “We’ve been hearing […]

HONOR BELL SHINES AT USAF-ARMY MATCHUP

We were thrilled to meet with football fans from across the nation before the US Air Force Academy / US Army football game this past weekend in Colorado Springs! Thanks to the Academy for hosting us and letting us share the stories of Duty, Honor, and Respect that the Honor Bell embodies.

HONOR BELL FOUNDATION TO MAKE A SECOND HONOR BELL

In 2016, the Honor Bell Foundation cast the first bell specifically to honor veterans at their passing. Since Memorial Day of that year, the Honor Bell has tolled at Fort Logan National Cemetery for nearly 2,000 military veteran funerals. The Foundation is pleased to announce that it intends to create a second Honor Bell to […]