WASHINGTON, DC - On December 3rd, Reps Adam Smith (D-WA), Mac Thornberry (R-TX), Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee respectively, together with Military Personnel Subcommittee Chairwoman Rep. Jackie Speier (D-CA), and Subcommittee Ranking Member Trent Kelly (R-MS), will host dozens of military spouses as they kick off their “storm the Hill with kindness” effort on Giving Tuesday.
The effort is part of a worldwide Giving Tuesday Military mission to inspire one million acts of kindness. Led by Jessica Manfre, 2019 Armed Forces Insurance Coast Guard Spouse of the Year, Brian Alvarado, 2018 Armed Forces Insurance Navy Spouse of the Year and Krista Anderson, Gold Star Spouse and 2018 Armed Forces Insurance Army Spouse of the Year, military spouses in the National Capitol Region from all branches of service, and with hometowns across the country, will converge on the Hill on Tuesday, December 3rd. The spouses plan to visit Members and staff in their offices in a “nonpartisan effort to show kindness and be an example of America coming together…”
Armed Services Members will host the spouses at an informal kickoff event ahead of their office visits.
WHO: HASC Members and Military Spouses
WHAT: Storm The Hill With Kindness kickoff event
WHEN: Tuesday, December 3rd, 9:00 AM-10:00 AM
WHERE: 2118 Rayburn
For more information on Giving Tuesday Military, go to: www.givingtuesdaymilitary.com