(PRWEB) November 07, 2013
Charleston, SC: http://www.VetFriends.com - the largest Web site for reuniting U.S. military veterans - carries the spirit and tradition of Veterans Day and has initiated its 13th annual Veterans Day 'Honor & Thanks' campaign. The site offers a nationwide parade directory, a Veterans Day forum, a Veteran Discount Center and photo tribute free for all to view and submit information to. Additionally, veterans can search and reconnect with service-time friends and family nationwide.
At VetFriends.com a Veterans Day parade/events directory is available for people to find events in their area to show their support. The directory will highlight locations, dates and times of the Holiday's events at http://www.vetfriends.com/parades. Coordinators along with the community can submit and register their events at this site address as well.
A Veterans Day forum has been developed on the Web site at http://www.vetfriends.com/veteransday reaching out to veterans and anyone else interested in contributing their thoughts and insights in regard to Veterans Day, or to give a message of thanks to veterans. These submissions will be posted online in a Veterans Day collection and will be distributed to the media. Veterans Day e-newsletters, press releases and tribute videos will also be posted, published and e-mailed all in support of U.S. veterans.
The Veterans Discount Center at http://www.vetfriends.com/veteran-discount-center/ provides an easy way for veteran and military heroes, along with their family and friends to search and find discounts locally and nationwide. New company discounts are updated weekly, and will be promoted on the VetFriends.com site. The Veterans Discount Center provides an ideal platform for companies to give back and thank our U.S. military veterans by posting their special discounts for free on the network.
The VetFriends.com photo collection at http://www.vetfriends.com/militarypics is made up of thousands of pictures in honor of U.S. veterans and military personnel. Visitors can search for images by specific military branch, military base, year, war, state and country. Each picture contains background information along with a brief message and/or description. Honor a loved one who served and post their photo in the VetFriends collection.
Veterans wear their medals and ribbons with pride on Veterans Day, as they take part in parades, events and ceremonies nationwide. The VetFriends.com Military Ribbons/Awards page creator tool allows veterans to display their decorations in a new and unique way. Veterans can select their military ribbons and awards online in order of rank – to then be displayed on a personal awards page with information showing: date awarded; location; service friends present; military stories and more. Veterans are invited to create a free profile at: https://www.vetfriends.com/new_member/index.cfm.
Other features available on VetFriends.com include: search the member database of over 1,500,000 people to make contact with old service friends; information on how to obtain military records and medals; veteran job postings; message boards; upload past and present photos; military jokes; search and post reunions; military products and discounts; along with a variety of other features and services.
This Veterans Day and all year long, VetFriends.com encourages all Americans to honor and support U.S. veterans and active military of the U.S. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard -- All heroes of our nation.
Founded in 2000 by a U.S. military veteran, thousands of people have been reconnected through VetFriends.com, spanning from World War II through to Vietnam, Operation Desert Storm and the present. For further information and/or interview opportunities please contact VetFriends.com at the provided contact information.