Heroes Among Us
February 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Heroes Among Us is a free event that highlights resources available for Veterans and Active Duty Service Members and their family members. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from federal, state and nonprofit organizations.
There will be informative talks, a free yoga class, service dog demonstrations and “behind-the-scenes” tours of the Museum’s future galleries.
Speakers and Guests:
Dakota Meyer, Sergeant, U.S. Marine Corps | Medal of Honor Recipient, Hiring Our Heroes Ambassador
Chef Andre Rush, Retired US Army Master Sergeant, White House Chef and advocate for military service and suicide prevention
Chef Rush, a key supporter of the USO campaign flex4forces, will be sharing with visitors why he does 2,222 push-ups a day to promote suicide prevention. Visitors are invited to join him in the push-up challenge!
Admission to the event is FREE and open to the public.