Outdoor Association for True Heroes, Incorporated, or OATH, Inc., is a faith based Nonprofit Organization that utilizes various outdoors activities centered around Faith, Family, and Community to improve the quality of life of our eligible veterans.

 

Welcome to the OATH New York page !   We are incredibly proud of the hard work put forth by our amazing OATH New York team, and we are absolutely excited about what is yet to come for their Chapter.  If you or your friends and family would like to directly donate funds to support the OATH New York Chapter, you may do so safely and securely using the PayPal button below.  This PayPal button has an embedded code that will earmark the money received via its use specifically for the OATH New York Chapter, so you can rest assured that your donation to OATH New York will go to OATH New York  !

Gary Romig serves as the General Manager of OATH New York, and we are blessed to have him in our OATH family.   He was born on December 24, 1964 in Pittsburgh, PA, but was raised in Texas most of his life.  He graduated from Chester W. Nimitz High school May 1983, and he worked in construction after high school until age 24 when he joined the United States Army in November 1988.  Gary served in many units around the globe during his 20 plus years of service to this great nation.  He met his wife Kim at Fort Drum, NY and married in October 1993.  He and Kim have three wonderful children:  Caleb 25, Amber 21 and Peyton 18.  Gary retired from Active Duty Army on September 30, 2009 and started working as a government employee, holding many position from GS-5 through GS-11.  He then retired from his Federal Government duties in November 2012.  His hobbies include Motorcycling, Golf, Fishing and Hiking.  Gary loves the outdoors.  When approached to start a Chapter of OATH, Inc in New York, he jumped at the opportunity.  He enjoys service and helping our nation’s greatest assets:  our veterans.  Gary says, “It is an honor to be able to help on a much larger scale as State General Manager for OATH, Inc. New York.  God has blessed my life in so many ways and I am eager to pay it forward with positive results in the future.”   We are quite certain that Gary and his motivation will be a tremendous force multiplier for our organization, and we are proud to have him in our leadership group !   Gary’s favorite Bible verse is “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me” — Philippians 4-13.   Powerful !!!  If you are an Outfitter/Guide, local business owner or general member of society that loves and cares for our Veterans and would like to discuss supporting OATH New York by way of an event, a donation or volunteering, please contact Gary Romig at your convenience.