Blog Posts in "Military Holidays & Appreciati"

Military Family Month was established in 1993 by the Armed Services YMCA, with the U.S. Government formally recognizing the occasion every year since. In 2009 proclamation, President Barack Obama called on all Americans to honor military families through private actions and public service for the tremendous contributions they make in the support of our service members and our Nation during Military Family Month. Each November, the Armed Services YMCA celebrates Military Family Month to demonstrate the nations support and commitment to the families of military personnel. With so many service m... read more

MILITARY TRIBUTE DAYS AT KNOTT'S BERRY FARM Nov. 1 – Nov. 15, 2018 & Nov. 26 – Dec. 21, 2018 Active, Retired and Veteran U.S. Military Personnel may receive free admission to Knott's Berry Farm for themselves and one guest from November 1 - 15 and November 26 - December 21, 2018. Show your Military I.D card or DD214 at the Knott's Berry Farm main gate to redeem this offer. Additional Knott's Berry Farm admission tickets may be purchased at a discounted rate by Active, Retired or Veteran US Military personnel Members only. Spouse and children are not eligible to purchase these tickets without ... read more

Mission BBQ is a big supporter of the military community through their Military Appreciation Events to Hiring Veterans Initiatives. This Veterans Day, November 11, 2018,Veterans and Active Duty will receive a FREE sandwich and cake! Find a Mission BBQ location near you! Related Posts MilitaryBridge's Big List of Veterans Day Discounts & Freebies (Update coming week of October 25, 2018) ... read more

Happy Navy Day! Navy Day is observed annually on October 27. (Via National Calendar Day ) The United States Navy (USN) is the naval warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the sevenuniformed services of the United States. The U.S. Navy is currently the largest, most powerful navy in the world,with the highest combined battle fleet tonnage. The service has over 340,000 personnel on active duty and more than 71,000 in the Navy Reserve. HOW TO OBSERVE Use#NavyDay to post on social media. HISTORY The Navy League of the United States organized the first Navy Day in 1922... read more

NATIONAL DAY OF THE DEPLOYED October 26 is annually designated asNational Day of the Deployed. National Day of the Deployed honors all of the brave men and woman who have been deployed, are sacrificing, or have sacrificed their lives to defend our country. The day also acknowledges their families who are separated from them during deployment and the sacrifices they make in order for theirfamily members to serve our country. HOW TO OBSERVE Use#DayOfTheDeployed to post on social media. HISTORY Shelle Michaels Aberle founded National Day of the Deployed in 2006. Ms. Aberle approached then North ... read more