NEWBERRY, Fla. – Florida Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense program, announced today Florida State Representative Chuck Clemons signed a Florida House of Representatives Tribute in recognition of National Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Week and the men and women who serve in the National Guard and Reserve not only in Florida District 21, but throughout the State of Florida.
Representative Clemons said, “North Florida benefits greatly from the volunteers who have been granted the unique privilege to stand beside those who defend our nation, protecting us against all enemies, foreign, domestic, and public emergencies.”
“It is an honor to have Representative Clemons sign a Tribute recognizing National ESGR week and the Guard and Reserve Service Members in his Florida District 21. Supportive Legislators and employers are critical to maintaining the strength and readiness of the nation’s Guard and Reserve units,” said Tim Lambert, State Vice-Chair for the North Florida Region.
Representative Clemons also signed a Statement of Support for the Guard and Reserve.
ESGR is a Department of Defense program that develops and promotes supportive work environments for service members in the National Guard and Reserve through outreach, recognition, and educational opportunities that increase awareness of applicable laws. ESGR also provides assistance in resolving conflicts between Service members and their employers.
For more information about ESGR outreach programs or volunteer opportunities, call 1-800-336-4590 or visit www.ESGR.mil/FL.