veterans day

100 Flags Fly in Florida to Honor Duke Energy Veterans

For Veterans Day on Nov. 11 and all month long, fields of honor across America honor those who served

Almost 500 American flags planted in a green field outside the Seminole, Fla., city hall and post office are a red, white and blue reminder to honor veterans on Nov. 11 and all month.

Duke Energy is sponsoring 100 of those 479 flags on the Field of Honor organized by the Kiwanis Breakfast Club of Seminole. The Fields of Honor across the country is a growing tradition for Kiwanis clubs during November.

Ships to Chips: Gisele Bonitz Shares Her Story


For Gisele Bonitz, director of Risk and Controls for Intel’s Datacenter and AI Group and retired Navy captain, Veterans Day is an opportunity to reflect. On November 11, Gisele recalled fond memories from her military service, honored the sacrifices of those who served and supported those who are currently serving by helping their families.

Illumina Salutes Service Members on Veterans Day


This Veterans Day, we saluted employees like Martin Holguin, as he shared with us his personal journey from military service to civilian life as a Staff Program Manager of Manufacturing Technologies and Transfer here at Illumina.

Walmart Honors Veterans and Military Families With Jobs, Opportunity and Peer Connections

By Brynt Parmeter, Senior Director, Military & STEM Programs, Walmart

Walmart’s commitment to our Veterans is nothing new. In fact, it began a long time ago, with our very first veteran: Sam Walton. He served in the U.S. Army Intelligence Corps and brought with him the values that define us to this day. It’s that same set of values that make us so grateful for our nation’s veterans, and as we reflect on their sacrifices, we look to honor their futures too.

The Home Depot Foundation Surpasses $400 Million in Support of Veterans

Press Release

ATLANTA, November 11, 2021 /3BL Media/ - The Home Depot Foundation has surpassed $400 million invested in support of U.S. military veterans since 2011, when it first announced a formal commitment to veteran causes. This pledge has since grown to $500 million by the year 2025, primarily focusing on veteran housing initiatives.

Truist Recognizes National Veterans and Military Families Month

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Truist is honored to usher in the observance of National Veterans and Military Families Month in November.

With the leadership of our Supporting Emergency Responders & Veterans Engagement Business Resource Group, we’re engaging our teammates in a host of events to recognize, celebrate and show our gratitude for the many sacrifices made by veterans in all military branches and their families and emergency responders.

Alkermes Recognizes the Value of Veterans

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Chris, an Alkermes employee who has been involved with the Veteran community since retiring from the Marines, understands the challenges of those who struggle with addiction.

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Mohawk Honors America's Bravest Through Tunnel To Towers Foundation

75 veteran homes and counting
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Mohawk is proud to partner with the Tunnel to Towers Foundation to provide flooring for smart homes for our nation’s most catastrophically injured veterans. The manufacturer recently had the honor of presenting its 75th veteran home in partnership with the organization. 

Thank you to all who have served.


Click here to find out more about the organization and its Smart Home Program.

Smithfield Foods Launches "Helping Our Heroes" Initiative Supporting U.S. Veterans

Press Release

SMITHFIELD, Va., November 11, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Today, Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced the launch of Helping Our Heroes, a new initiative that expands upon the company's long-standing commitment to honoring the service and sacrifice of American veterans and their families. The program will encompass Smithfield's three veteran-related focus areas: prioritizing veteran employment and career development; helping power veteran-owned businesses; and strengthening the community and family support systems that veterans rely on every day.

Vistra Donates $50,000 to Organizations Working to Support and Celebrate Veterans

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IRVING, Texas, November 11, 2020 /3BL Media/ — Vistra (NYSE: VST) announced today it is donating $50,000 to several organizations working to support active and veteran military members and to celebrate our nation’s heroes. With more than 400 veterans, guardsmen, and reservists in the Vistra family, the company has long recognized the immense value military experience adds to the workplace. In addition, the company is committed to working with veteran-owned businesses.


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