In a heartfelt and patriotic gathering, Mayor John McCann and the City of Chula Vista City Council came together on November 15th to make a significant proclamation: November is now officially recognized as Veterans Month in the City of Chula Vista. This momentous declaration stands as a testament to the unwavering support and appreciation for our nation's veterans within the community.
Representing the Us4Warriors Foundation at this remarkable event was our CEO, Tony Stewart, who joined several veterans representing various organizations, including the American Legion Post 434, Fleet Reserve Association Branch 61, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2111, Elks Lodge 2011, Marine Corps League Detachment 1207, and many others. Us4Warriors joins with others Declaring November as Veterans Month in City of Chula Vista. Together, they celebrated this important occasion that acknowledges the sacrifices and contributions of our veterans.
The proclamation ceremony was a poignant reminder of the profound impact veterans have had on our country and the local Chula Vista community. It served as a platform to honor their dedication, service, and the sacrifices they and their families have made in the name of freedom and protection.
Our CEO, Tony Stewart took the opportunity to applaud Mayor John McCann, the City Council, and the city's citizens for their steadfast commitment to veterans over the years. He expressed gratitude for the city's continuous support and dedication to improving the lives of veterans and their families, emphasizing that Chula Vista has set a remarkable example for other cities to follow.
This declaration of Veterans Month in Chula Vista holds great significance for our community. It serves as a reminder to recognize, appreciate, and support the brave men and women who have selflessly served our country. Veterans Month is a time to reflect on their sacrifices, listen to their stories, and extend a helping hand to those in need.
Throughout November, the City of Chula Vista and its residents will have the opportunity to participate in various events, initiatives, and activities that honor and celebrate veterans. These events not only pay tribute to their service but also provide a platform for veterans to connect with one another and with the community.
During Veterans Month, let us all take a moment to reflect on the bravery and dedication of our veterans. Whether it's through volunteering, attending events, or simply expressing our gratitude, we can all contribute to making a positive difference in the lives of those who have served our nation.
We extend our heartfelt appreciation to the City of Chula Vista for this meaningful proclamation and for their ongoing support of veterans. Together, we can continue to honor and uplift our heroes, not only during Veterans Month but throughout the entire year.