SIMI VALLEY, Calif. - MilitaryConnection.com
(http://www.militaryconnection.com) is proud to
announce that they have become a corporate supporter of
the Defense Department's America Supports You program. The
relationship continues to benefit the military community through
alliances and partnerships with a number of the nonprofit
organizations that are part of the America Supports You program.
"At MilitaryConnection.com, we are committed to supporting those
who serve, past and present, and their families," said Debbie
Gregory, president and chief executive officer of
MilitaryConnection.com. "It is our pleasure to join forces with many
fine nonprofits and assist with programs that contribute to the
welfare of our nation's Armed Forces. MilitaryConnection.com is
embraced by the military community, which contributes to our
extraordinary traffic and high rankings."
"MilitaryConnection.com's work and their commitment to ASY
nonprofit organizations truly demonstrates what the America Supports
You program is all about," said Allison Barber, Deputy Assistant
Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs and founder of America
Supports You. "By connecting with nonprofit groups to share their
time and resources, Debbie and her team are strengthening Americans'
ability to provide support to our military members and their
MilitaryConnection.com, a portal of all things military, takes great
pride in providing a multitude of resources for our nation's
military audience. "MilitaryConnection.com
is widely accepted as the 'go to' site for getting things
accomplished for troops and their families," said retired Brig. Gen.
James P. Combs, USAR. "The efforts of this company have resulted in
an improved quality of life for thousands of troops."
specializes in connecting those seeking employment with outstanding
government and civilian employers. All areas of the website are free
to users, including the Directory of Employers with over 30,000
employers and the brand new Scholarship Directory featuring thousands
of scholarships. They continue to develop new resources and are
excited about the forthcoming launch of MilitaryConnection.com's
improved job board with a section that allows users to advertise on
the site at no charge, items for sale such as cars, motorcycles,
computers, etc. Also coming soon is a directory of veteran-owned
businesses with free listings.
First introduced to the Defense Department program when they
co-sponsored the 2006 America Supports You Freedom Walk in Simi
Valley, Calif., MilitaryConnection.com joins forces with other
outstanding America Supports You groups on a regular basis.
Last summer MilitaryConnection.com, along with several nonprofits,
produced a free concert headlined by country music super star Phil
Vassar for thousands of Marines and their families at Camp Pendleton.
They also work with Soldier's Angels on numerous programs including
securing and delivering comfort items for deployed troops.
MilitaryConnection.com is proud to work with ThanksUSA and also funded
a scholarship this year. "We have found MilitaryConnection.com to be a
terrific gateway for communicating with military families far and wide
about our scholarships for the kids and spouses of active duty
personnel," said Bob Okun, CEO of ThanksUSA."
About MilitaryConnection.com http://www.militaryconnection.com
Offering one of the most comprehensive directories of military
resources and information on the web, MilitaryConnection.com
specializes in connecting members of the military community with top
government and civilian employers. With something for everyone, this
web site offers a directory of commissaries, a directory of over
30,000 employers, pay charts and calculators, a virtual job fair, a
job board and more. MilitaryConnection.com assists hundreds of
military organizations and nonprofits by featuring their press
releases, newsletters and special events. You will find directories
for each branch of service, articles of interest, benefits, forms, DoD
news, valuable columns, Centcom, videos, music and more. When the next
tour is back home, it's on MilitaryConnection.com.
About America Supports You http://www.americasupportsyou.mil
America Supports You is an ongoing, nationwide program organized by
the Department of Defense to showcase Americans' support for the men
and women of the Armed Forces and their families. Since its launch in
November of 2004, the America Supports You program has welcomed nearly
360 homefront organizations and more than 35 corporations to the
program. Many America Supports You supporters help the troops through
letter writing, care packages, helping the wounded when they return
home, assisting military families, sending an email or kind
gesture - to learn more about how you can support military personnel
please, visit www.AmericaSupportsYou.mil.