One of Illinois’ last two living Congressional Medal of hHonor recipients spoke before several hundred people at cress creek country club.
Army veteran Allen Lynch was the guest speaker at the annual “strength and honor” breakfast for Naperville Responds for Our Veterans.
The not-for-profit raises money, building materials and volunteerism to repair, build, and donate homes for veterans in and around Naperville.
Lynch is a former sergeant who received the Medal of Honor for risking his life during the Vietnam War and the recognition was a catalyst for his devoted service to others.
Naperville Responds for Our Veterans is always looking for veterans that need help with their homes. If you know of one, call the group at (630)276-7567.
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