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ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve recognized the 2018 Volunteers of the Year (VOTY) during the National Leadership Meeting Nov. 15. Volunteers who serve in following functional and operational areas were nominated by their respective State Committee for the prestigious honor of being named Volunteer of the Year: Military Outreach, Employer Outreach, Public Affairs, Training, Ombudsman, and Operational.
JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. – Director John F. Hedderich III, U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Armaments Center (CCDC), was presented the Department of Defense Patriot Award by Alexander Hernandez and Marty Bishoff, who are respectively the Northern Area Chair and Training Director for the New Jersey Committee of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.
JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J –Brian Bain, a supervisor in the Smashburger restaurant chain, was recently presented the Department of Defense Patriot Award by Jack Fearing, who the is Hunterdon County Chair for the New Jersey Committee of Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve.
BRIDGEWATER TOWNSHIP, N.J. – New Jersey Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve was invited to throw out the first pitch and participate in the Somerset Patriot’s Veterans of America Day Tribute, held Aug. 25.
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. – The New Jersey Air National Guard 108th Wing and New Jersey Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) conducted a very successful Bosslift for twenty-five local employers August 23.
WASHINGTON – Fifteen private-sector and municipal employers received the 2019 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award at a Pentagon ceremony for providing exceptional support to their employees who serve in the National Guard or Reserves.