The purpose of the event is to give around 350 USAA interns, employees, and executives a glimpse into the experiences that shaped the military members they serve daily.
“Military City, USA” is losing a treasured piece of pomp and pageantry supplied for more than a century by Fort Sam Houston’s Army band.
To the people who care for wounded, ill, and injured military members and veterans, the daily role of caregiver can prove a heavy burden.
Now officially designated as “Military City, USA,” San Antonio can provide its 153,122 veterans with the support services they need most.
Insomnia is the single most commonly reported symptom among military service members returning from deployment.
After years of informal recognition, the City received the official notification for the registered trademark of San Antonio as “Military City, USA.”
“How could I sit idly by and not try to do what I could to defend the military bases?” Menéndez said Sunday night.
It may not be the same Kelly AFB that he left in the ’70s, but Glawson is pleased that it still sees as much action and innovation as it did at its peak.
For all its love of history, San Antonio has no place for the local or visitor to gain a full appreciation of the city’s rich military past.
Many veterans miss the comradery when they leave the service. The co-working community at Geekdom can fill that void and offer professional opportunities.