Military

Military Families to receive $500 gift cards to Wal-Mart

SAN DIEGO – On December 13th the East County Posse, which is a group of over 80 East County business owners, will provide $15,000 to 30 military families in the form of a $500 gift card to Wal-Mart to brighten the holidays. The 5th Annual Gift Card Giveaway is a partnership with the Armed Services...
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Programs to Help Military Families During the Holidays

While for many the holiday season remains a joyful time to spend with family and friends, it can also be stressful. Purchasing gifts, entertaining, even arranging travel can sometimes ruin holiday cheer. This holds true for many military families as well. If you're interested in helping a family in...
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3 Burning Questions About Veterans Day Answered

As another Veteran’s Day approaches (it's Sunday, November 11, observed on Monday, November 12), Americans of every stripe have the opportunity to celebrate the sacrifice and selflessness that radiates from all military veterans. But a lot of Americans don’t know much about Veterans Day, and what’s...
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John and Tammy's 10,000 Cards for the Troops

It's back! John and Tammy need your help collecting cards to send overseas to our men and woman in the military that can't be home for the holidays. Our goal is to collect 10,000 cards to give to USO San Diego who will then distribute to those serving our country. You can bring your cards to any...
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Salute To Service

San Diego-area restaurants are coming together to support our veterans and military with a county-wide program dubbed Salute to Service Friday through Sunday, November 10-12. During that weekend, dine at any participating restaurant and a portion of the proceeds from your meal will be donated to...
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Military Families Get Free Admission at SeaWorld San Diego

SeaWorld announced that all active-duty military, veterans and their families can enjoy free admission to the park, now through the end of 2017. Tickets must be obtained by Sept. 30 and can be redeemed for park admission through Dec. 30, 2017. Veterans must register online at https://wavesofhonor...
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Kip Moore Becomes Official Chief Gratitude Officer for Military 1st Program

Kip Moore recently helped Country Inns announce their Military 1st Program and have named the country star as their official Chief Gratitude Officer. The program helps give thanks to military veterans and their spouses. Country Inns has partnered with Operation Gratitude to send care packages to...
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LIST: Memorial Day Freebies - Restaurants That Are Honoring Military Members

Memorial Day is about a lot more than BBQs and having fun. The holiday is meant to honor those who died while serving in the armed forces. As we honor those who have served in the military, many national retailers are offering freebies and discounts for those veterans and active military members...
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