Darin Pastor founded and serves as the CEO of Capstone Affluent Strategies, Inc., in East Amherst, New York. Passionate about nonprofits focused on serving the community, Darin Pastor supports the West Hollywood, California-based organization Cops 4 Causes.
At one of its recent events, Cops 4 Causes honored a very special person, Lt. Col. Robert (“Bob”) J. Friend. Lt. Col. Friend is a 95-year-old U.S. veteran and one of the only surviving members of the World War II era Tuskegee Airmen known as the Red Tails. He was a recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor in 2007.
Attended by first responders, veterans, and active military personnel, Cops 4 Causes’ special evening also including a performance of the play FLY by the Pasadena Playhouse. FLY recounts the story of the Tuskegee Airmen, who were the first African-American pilots who served as Army Air Corp fighters in WWII. In addition to honoring Lt. Col. Friend, the Cops 4 Causes event raised money for the Tuskegee Airmen Scholarship Foundation and a camp program for Los Angeles County foster youth.