The Community Military Appreciation Committee will hold its annual Our Community Salutes event on Thursday, April 25, 2019, 6:30 pm at Heritage High School.
The event celebrates high school seniors throughout the county who are planning to enlist into the military immediately after high school graduation.
“The Community Military Appreciation Committee invites you to join local civilian leaders, veterans and families in honoring more than 100 local high school students who are about to enter military service at Our Community Salutes.”
Guest speakers will be Gary Medvigy, Clark County Councilor, Rhona Sen Hoss, Governor Inslee’s Southwest Washington Representative, Julie Bocanegra, President, Evergreen Public School Board, and Ruth Zhang, U.S. Army veteran of Afghanistan.
Light refreshments will be served at a reception following the presentation and representatives will host booths to provide information about military life and support services.
Our Community Salutes is free to attend and open to all.
Our Community Salutes is a non-profit, all volunteer organization created in 2009 in New Jersey. CMAC began organizing annual Our Community Salutes events in Vancouver in 2011.
CMAC is a non-military community organization that plans events for holidays such as Memorial Day and Veterans Day. It provides recognition and support for military families from all branches.