Guard, Reserve honor employers
National Guard and U.S. Army Reserve soldiers are invited to honor employers who support their service.
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense agency, is encouraging guardsmen and reservists to nominate their civilian employers for the 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award.
Employers of every size and industry are eligible to receive the honor. Guard and Reserve members, or family members acting on their behalf, can make nominations.
The deadline is Jan. 21. For more information, visit www.freedomaward.mil.