Texas Panhandle Honor Flight Telethon for area veterans set for May 19

The Texas Panhandle Honor Flight program and KVII, ABC News Channel 7 are teaming up to raise funds for the 2016 Honor Flight. The telethon airs Thursday, May 19 from 4:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. on KVII News Channel 7. The Honor Flight organization is a non-profit with a mission to transport America's veterans to Washington, DC to visit memorials dedicated to honor the service and sacrifices our veteran's made protecting America. Priority is given to senior veterans who survived World War II and veterans who are terminally ill.

To make a donation during the telethon, please call (806) 322-2085.

Thursday, May 19, 2016 - 4:30am to 7:00pm