Sen. Elizabeth Dole, Mayor Faulconer, Tom Brokaw, Tom Hanks, military and veterans’ caregivers have come together to launch ‘Hidden Heroes.’ This one of its kind and the initiative is aimed at bringing people together to focus on challenges that military families in America face and motivate them to speak out and take action. it is also aimed to create awareness of the existence of veterans and military personnel.
San Diego is home to about 330,000 veterans and military people.
The successful launch today focused on these three elements
- a) Hosting a public service announcement.
- b) Launching of HiddenHeroes.org that is based on posting of testimonials posted by military caregivers.
- c) Announcing of Hidden Heroes Cities. These are cities that are dedicated to recognizing and supporting military caregivers.