ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (May 8, 2019) — The Rock Island Arsenal Chapter of the Association of the United States Army (RIA AUSA) will host a signing event for new sculpture, the Freedom Medallion, released for the first time Memorial Day weekend. On Saturday, May 25th, at the Isabel Bloom Moline Studio, 1505 River Drive, 10AM–1PM, artist Donna Young will be on hand to sign sculptures purchased with all proceeds to benefit the local military community through Chapter support.

The Freedom Medallion will be sold for $20 and framed for $40. Purchases beyond this event will be available through the Rock Island Arsenal Chapter. This is a first of its kind collaboration. All military branches are welcome.

About the Association of the United States Army (AUSA):

AUSA is a private, non-profit, educational and professional development association serving America’s Total Army. Since 1950 AUSA has provided a voice for the Army, supported the Solider and honored those who have served in order to advance the security of the nation. With over 135,000 members and 123 all-volunteer chapters worldwide, AUSA is a dedicated team committed to building the best professional and representative association for the world’s best Army.

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