Street Beat: Veteran’s Day

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This week on Street Beat, Host Ken Bryant finds out what is being done to honor and help our fighting men and women.

First, Co-Founders James Sperry and Eric Calley explain “The Fight Continues,” a nation-wide event honoring every single veteran who has fallen since America was born.

Then, Algonac resident Karen Straffon and Michael Chilcote, the general manager of Mt. Elliott Cemetery Association explain how Wreaths Across America is honoring veterans in Michigan and all of the United States.

Next, learn about a Michigan service-disabled, veteran-owned, business roundtable that promotes opportunities for businesses owned by veterans from the organization’s president, Keith King.

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Finally, Allison Koenigbauer from the American Red Cross explains how you can bring home a little closer for the members of our armed forces. Visit redcross.org/holidaymail to learn more about how to send greeting cards to members of the military, veterans and their families.

Watch Street Beat Sundays at 11 a.m. on CW50.

Archived video is always available at CW50Detroit.com/streetbeat.
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