Monthly Archives: May 2018

Memorial Day is Monday, May 28 2018

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance of those who have died in the service of the United States of America. These men and women made the ultimate sacrifice and gave their lives to ensure the safety of their home and to keep their fellow citizens strong and free. Originally, this day was called Decoration [...]

Celebrate National Poppy Day® May 25

The American Legion Family encourages community to wear a red poppy on National Poppy Day®, May 25, 2018 as a symbol to honor the fallen and support the living heroes who have worn our nation’s uniform. With Memorial Day on the horizon, The American Legion Family reminds the public that Congress supports May 25, 2018 [...]

Saturday, May 19th is Armed Forces Day

On Armed Forces Day, we pay tribute to our Nation’s Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines. We thank the men and women who served our country in war and in peace as our land, sea and air defense, and for their patriotic service to our country. President Harry S. Truman led the effort to establish a [...]

Today is Military Spouse Appreciation Day!

America’s military spouses are the backbone of the families that support our troops. They are the silent heroes who lend their strength to our service members, make sacrifices every day and serve their country just like their loved ones. In 1984, President Ronald Reagan recognized the profound importance of spousal commitment to the readiness and [...]

Zeiders Ranked as a 2018 Best for Vets Employer!

Military Times recognized Zeiders as a Best for Vets Employer for 2018! Announced May 7, 2018 this ranking includes 100 organizations across more than 30 industries with selection focused on corporate culture and policies that caters to vets. “The companies on the Military Times Best for Vets list earned their rankings through determined efforts to [...]

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses are common and treatable. That’s why this year the Mental Health Month theme is Fitness #4Mind4Body. The focus is on what we as individuals can do to be fit for our own futures – no matter where we happen to be on our own personal [...]