An award-winning songwriting and photography program at the Minnesota Veterans Day Center. With Charlie’s guidance, participants wrote songs, took photos, and constructed a movable art gallery. OSS members sang their songs and photos with audiences in other adult day centers, nursing homes, and at the Minnesota State Fair. 


  • Minnesota Veterans Home Initiative Award

  • Leading Age Innovation Award

  • Minnesota State Government Innovation Award

OSS logo 1 high res.jpg

Press release from VA

Writing songs

Photographing the lyrics

Performing the songs and displaying the photo flag

Click here to find out how Charlie can help your vets.