Every Day Is Veteran’s Day

Veteran’s Day rolls around once a year, every November 11.

But instead of only taking the time to remember the men and women who risk their lives and livelihood only one day a year – we’d like to extend our thanks and gratitude to every day. And Starbucks is thanking veterans in very special ways.

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Starbucks is proving that it can ‘walk the walk’ when it comes to helping veterans. The coffee company has pledged to commit to American soldiers and their families:

  • Hire at least 10,000 veterans and active-duty military spouses within the next 5 years.
  • Match military members and spouses’ unique skill set to the right job opportunities within the company.
  • $.10 of every dollar spent at 5 Starbucks locations in military communities will go to aiding the transition of veterans to civilian life.
  • On Veteran’s Day – every veteran, active-duty member, and military spouse were offered a free tall brewed coffee.

Starbucks – we’d like to thank you for being such an advocate for the American soldier.

View Starbucks’ page on veterans here.

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