An East Texas non-profit organization is working hard to take care of our nation's heroes.

The Combat Veterans Association hosting their Harvest Fundraiser at The Republic Icehouse in Tyler today.

The event featured a silent auction and 50-50 raffle.

The Combat Veterans Association works to support the military men and women who fought for our freedoms.

“We are here for them and if they need any assistance,” Event organizer Nicole Jenkins says. “If they need someone to talk to or just a friend, we are here.”

To learn more about the Combat Veterans Association please click here.