Blog Posts in "Military Holidays & Appreciati"

In 1947 President Truman signed the National Security Act which established this new defense organization, and along with it the creation of the US Air Force as an independent service, equal to the US Army and US Navy. The official birthday of the US Air Force is 18 September 1947 . Learn more about the United States Air Force History https://www.airforce.com ... read more

HAPPY 231st BIRTHDAY U. S. COAST GUARD HISTORY The United States Coast Guard , one of the country's five armed services, is a unique agency of the federal government. We trace our history to 4 August 1790, when the first Congress authorized the construction of ten vessels to enforce tariff and trade laws and to prevent smuggling. Known variously through the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries as the Revenue Marine and the Revenue Cutter Service, we expanded in size and responsibilities as the nation grew. The service received its present name in 1915 under an act of Congress when the Rev... read more

Happy 246th Birthday United States Army Two hundred forty-six years ago, our nation's leaders established the Continental Army. Today, the Army is the strategic landpower of the joint force; called upon to prevent, shape, and win against our adversaries. The U.S. Army's 246th Birthday is June 14, 2021, a day we celebrate the Total Army Force comprised of multi-component Soldiers and Department of the Army Civilians and their contributions to national defense. The American Soldier trains, deploys, engages, and destroys enemies of the United States in combat operations as the world's premier la... read more

For every $5 donated at the bottom of the check, guests will receive a $5 certificate to use on their next visit (up to $50 back in certificates per transaction). On Wednesdays, guests will receive $10 in certificates for every $5 donated (up to $50 back in certificates per transaction). Donations over $50 will not receive more than $50 in certificates. Additional restrictions found on the certificates. All domestic locations participating. No cash value. 100% of donations go directly to The Honor Foundation. ABOUT THE HONOR FOUNDATION The Honor Foundation (THF) is a career transition program... read more

Celebrating Armed Forces Day 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. May 1-31st, 2021 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, reminding Americans of the important role the U.S. Armed ... read more