Please join me for a very special night in honor our military heroes.
On Wednesday, March 18th the 2015 TAPS Honor Guard Gala will be held at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C.
T.A.P.S (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors) mission is to provide compassionate care to those grieving the loss of a loved one in service to our nation. The annual black-tie event raises continued support and awareness for our military families in mourning.
Hosted by Masters of Ceremony Kyra Phillips (CNN) and John Roberts (Fox News), the 2015 gala program will recognize two award recipients for their outstanding dedication to families of the fallen. Opening remarks will be given by this year’s keynote speaker, General Martin Dempsey, USA Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Guests of the gala will include senior military officials, corporate and association executives, military survivor families, political leaders and Administration officials. Celebrity guest Eric Dane (CDR Tom Chandler from TNT’s The Last Ship) will also be in attendance. A Friend of Taps, he shares a commitment to honoring the families our nation’s fallen heroes.
What: 2015 TAPS Honor Guard Gala
When: Wednesday, March 18th 2015 6:00pm-11:00pm
Where: National Building Museum, Washington D.C.
Attire: Black Tie (optional) or equivalent military dress
Tickets: click here
To learn more about TAPS and their grief programs for survivors, visit www.taps.org
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TAPS is a nonprofit organization offering compassion, comfort and care to the thousands of family members coping with the death of a loved one serving in the military, or in support of, the military mission. TAPS helps surviving families cope and heal in the aftermath of their loss through a variety of programs, including a national peer support network, the annual National Survivor Seminar, Good Grief Camps, grief and trauma resources, and a toll-free 24-hour helpline.