VFW Announces "Honor a Veteran" Online Video Contest

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Just in time for Veterans Day (November 11th), the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has unveiled a new online contest to honor Veterans. All members of the public are invited to participate by creating a video honoring any U.S. military Veteran. Prizes in the contest include a trip for two to Orlando, FL, courtesy of Southwest Airlines Vacations, two Nintendo Wii systems, and gift cards to national retailers.

Regardless of a person's stance on politics or the war, our veterans deserve to be honored for their sacrifice and bravery. This contest gives everyone the chance to do just that.

Just in time for Veterans Day (November 11th), the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States (VFW) has unveiled a new online contest to honor Veterans.

All members of the public are invited to participate by creating a video honoring any U.S. military Veteran. Prizes in the contest include a trip for two to Orlando, FL, courtesy of Southwest Airlines Vacations, two Nintendo Wii systems, and gift cards to national retailers.

"Millions of Americans have a friend, family member, or loved one who is a Veteran. With the Honor a Veteran contest, they can now share that respect and love with the world." said George Lisicki, National Commander for the VFW. "Regardless of a person's stance on politics or the war, our veterans deserve to be honored for their sacrifice and bravery. This contest gives everyone the chance to do just that."

The deadline for the contest is November 3, 2007, and winners will be announced on Veterans Day, November 11th. Videos will be judged on creativity, originality, and how well they honor our nation's veterans.

The contest is being produced and promoted through the AIMS (Accelerated Interactive Media Saturation) program offered by SiteEDGE Agency, an interactive marketing firm located in Kansas City, MO. Janice Thompson, Managing Director of SiteEDGE Agency said "We are honored to be a part of helping the VFW with this important project. We hope to raise the profile of Veterans and the VFW in the online world by hosting and promoting this historic event."

For more information or to enter the contest, please visit the official contest website at http://www.HonorAVet.org

About the VFW
The VFW was founded in 1899. The 2.6 million members of the VFW and its Auxiliaries are located around the world. Through a system of service officers, it assists all veterans and their families in obtaining veterans entitlements and other services. As an organization of current and former servicemen and women, the VFW remains committed to our national security and the well being of those serving on active duty, in the National Guard and the Reserves. More information about the VFW can be found at their website at http://www.VFW.org

About SiteEDGE Agency
Established in 2005, siteEDGE agency develops comprehensive online marketing campaigns driven to produce concrete profits and return on investment. siteEDGE is staffed by a team of dedicated professionals from various industry backgrounds including marketing, advertising, internet strategy, professional acquisitions, and finance.
More information about siteEDGE can be found at their website at http://www.siteEDGEagency.com.

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