Blog Posts in "Military Holidays & Appreciati"

NATIONAL EVENTS FOR MEMORIAL WEEKEND Memorial Weekend Events Washington DC Area: National Memorial Day Concert Washington DC, Sunday, May 27, 2018, 8 p.m. EST Gates open at 5 p.m. PBS sponsors a FREE concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol.On the eve of Memorial Day, a star-studded lineup will grace the stage for one of PBS’ highest-rated programs. The National Memorial Day Concert features uplifting musical performances, documentary footage and dramatic readings that honor the military service of all our men and women in uniform and their families at home. One of PBS’ highest-rated prog... read more

National Military Appreciation Month is celebrated in May every year to honor the selfless servants of this great country. Regardless of branch, service members work selflessly overseas and on the home front to guarantee that we remain the home of the free. What better way to honor them than spending an entire month in appreciation? Here are 7 AWESOME ways to show your appreciation for Service members who are currently serving, prior military and those who died fighting while brave. These tips work all year long, so don’t worry about cramming them all in for the month of May! PAY RESPECTS AT ... read more

T oday is Armed Forces Day, May 19, 2018 May is a month dedicated to honoring and showing appreciation for our military both past and present. Take a moment this month and THANK a military person you know. (Photo courtesy of Department of Defense) May 1-31st, 2017 isNational Military Appreciation Month. Congress designated May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999 to ensure the nation was given the opportunity to publically demonstrate their appreciation for the sacrifices and successes made by our service members - past and present. Each year the president makes a proclamation, rem... read more

Are you a business owner that loves to show your support of the military community through a special military discount, appreciation offer or event? If so, let MilitaryBridge help you in reaching the military consumer. MilitaryBridge is an online platform that connects the military community to the best local, national and online companies that are known for great service and military incentives. Many companies love to show their appreciation surrounding specific military related holidays and appreciation months such as May-Military Appreciation Month. Within Military Appreciation Month you a... read more

Dove 5th Annual Real Beauty----Women of the Military Luncheon All women of the military are welcome and encouraged to attend. Event Details: Speaker Brian Searcy, cofounder of Main Street Pilot, veteran and business entrepreneur.An interactive workshop, led by Michelle Keefer of Main Street Pilot, that focuses on building awareness around decision-making and how it affects our choices. The opportunity to meet, mix and mingle with other military women. A complimentary, gourmet three-course lunch, gift bags and giveaways! Date:Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Time:11:30 AM to 2:30 PM Location:Kingsmill ... read more