Published on urbanmilwaukee.com on Oct. 24th, 2919
Businesses encouraged to offer discounts or other promotions for military families
MILWAUKEE, Wis. — The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber is asking Milwaukee businesses to celebrate Veterans Day by holding discounts or other promotions for veterans and military families during this year’s Milwaukee Veterans Week, Nov. 4 to Nov. 11.
The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber will highlight the promotional efforts of local veteran-friendly businesses offering giveaways, discounts and other promotions to veterans and their families. Current promoters include the Milwaukee Bucks, Harley-Davidson, and the Milwaukee Rep among others. If you are a business interested in running a promotion or to find a full list of participating businesses heads to the Milwaukee Veterans Week website.
“Every year Milwaukee Veterans Week is an opportunity for Americans to recognize and celebrate the sacrifice military families make to keep our country safe,” said Saul Newton, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce. “This year, it is great to see so many Milwaukee businesses choosing to observe the holiday by giving back to such a deserving community of veterans and their families.”
Milwaukee Veterans Week also encourages everyone to support their local veteran businesses community by offering a series of business-focused events throughout the week. This year’s events include the Veterans in the Workforce Luncheon (Nov. 4) at the Harley-Davidson Museum, the Veterans Business Breakfast (Nov. 6) at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts and wrapping up with the Wisconsin Veterans Chamber 4th Anniversary Muster (Nov. 7) at the Milwaukee Yacht Club.
Learn more about Milwaukee Veterans Week events and promotions at mkeveteransweek.org.
The Wisconsin Veterans Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting military veterans, veteran-owned and veteran-friendly businesses.