AEONRG is community focused and dedicated to helping veterans and the community both through the individual efforts of owners, Bill Belknap and Cass Forkin, and through AEONRG's social responsibility program promoting veteran organizations, seniors, and the community.
Bill Belknap and Cass Forkin define success by the good they do in the world.

AEONRG Gives Back to
Veterans and the Community

AEONRG proudly supports the following causes:

NVSBC (National Veterans Small Business Coalition)

Bill Belknap, Board Director 2020 – Present.

NSBA (National Small Business Association, Washington, D.C.)

Bill Belknap, Board Director since 2020 and Chair of Environmental and Regulatory Committee, 2021.

West Point Association of Graduates, West Point, NY

2020 Platinum Giving Level Sponsor William J. Belknap, Sr. and Catherine P. Forklin.  Bill Belknap is a proud graduate of the Class of 1981.

Twilight Wish Foundation, Inc.

Granting wishes to WWII and Vietnam veterans and Rosie the Riveters and other seniors.  Cass Forkin, Twilight Wish Founder, is an owner of AEONRG LLC.

WPS of Phila – West Point Society of Philadelphia

Veteran charitable work.  Bill Belknap served 10 years on the Board.

WPS of Phila Leadership and Ethics Conference

Promoting integrity and ethical education for high school students in the greater Philadelphia area.

The Chapel of Four Chaplains

Promoting selfless service “Unity without Uniformity”.

GPVN – Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network

Promoting veteran entrepreneurship in the local Philadelphia area.

Veteran Shark Tank

Annual event encourages veterans returning back to work to be entrepreneurial.

Bill Belknap's service:

2019 – Present:

Board of Trustee for National Small Business Association

NSBA, Washington, DC.

2020 – 2023:

Board of Trustee for National Veteran Small Business Coalition

NVSBC, Washington, DC.

2018 Bill Belknap served as the Southeastern Pennsylvania Veteran Coordinator for Paul Mango for PA Governor 2018

The West Point Society of Philadelphia (WPSOP)

Bill Belknap served as President from 2010-2017 and as Treasurer from 2007-2009. WPSOP highlights Veteran charities and nonprofits and brings awareness to Veterans inclusive of Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard and the Marine Force. Key members include prominent members of the local Philadelphia business community and the Philadelphia Police Force, West Point graduates and family, and members of all services.

2013 Bill Belknap interviewed Cardinal Edwin O’Brien in Rome, Italy

This video has been watched hundreds of times as West Point, NY, made it available for new cadets.  WPSOP Guardian of Liberty Award Recipient, Cardinal Edwin O’Brien.

2013 to Present – Greater Philadelphia Veterans Network

Bill Belknap serves as advisor for the annual Veteran Shark Tank Event.

Past Secretary of ELITE SDVOB

A national disabled veteran business association.

Past Executive Board

Chester County Chamber of Commerce and Industry – CCCBI.

Past Chair

CCCBI Strategic Planning Committee.

Past President

Toastmasters in Chester County.

Cass Forkin's service

2003 to Present – Cass Forkin serves as the Founder and Chairwoman, Twilight Wish Foundation, Inc.

First national nonprofit to grant wishes to seniors, with a segmented Veterans Program. Over 3,065 heartfelt, fun, once in a lifetime or need based Twilight Wishes have been granted to deserving seniors including 1,111 WWII, Korea and Vietnam and other Veterans. Twilight Wish inspires thousands of other wishes for seniors through earned media reaching millions of people each year, and helped start six other similar mission nonprofits and 18 chapters across America. Twilight Wish veteran stories and photos are on the Twilight Wish website at

2017 Rosie the Riveter Initiative through Twilight Wish Foundation

Cass Forkin provided the marketing inspiration and creative concept that became the tipping point for the first national day to honor the women of WWII…March 21, 2017. 

  • Assisted Mae Krier and Phyllis Gould, Rosie the Riveters, American Rosie the Riveters Association, American Rosie Movement and others with media and marketing support to get the Congressional Votes for first ever National Rosie the Riveter Day in 2017, 75 years after their work during WWII.
  • Hosted Congress and Senate in the Lincoln Room in the Capitol Building on March 21, 2017 with two original Rosies for first National Rosie the Riveter Day celebrations.
  • Represented with the Rosies on the WWII Spirit of ’45 Float on Memorial Day in Washington, DC. Another first, first time Rosies were ever invited on the float.

Founding Member

Women’s Business Forum of Bucks County, 2003-2018.

Past Treasurer and Board Member

Lenape Valley Foundation.

Past President

American Business Women’s Association of Bucks County.