WASHINGTON – The 2023 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award nomination season opens October 1, meaning Guard and Reserve Service members across the nation can submit their exceptional employers for national recognition beginning October 1 until December 31.
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HUDSON, Wis. – With excellent coordination between Scott Legwold, Wisconsin ESGR State Chair and Thomas Simonet, Minnesota ESGR State Chair, a briefing regarding the importance of Uniformed Services Employment and Re-Employment Rights Act (USERRA) was given to the members of the Hudson Rotary.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – In this our 50th year, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve proudly announces the 2021 Volunteers of the Year (VOTY). 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 Operations.
WASHINGTON – In this our 50th year, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) proudly announces the 30 finalists for the 2022 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The finalists include small and large private and public sector employers nominated by a National Guard or Reserve Component employee employed in their organization. ESGR received 2,777 nominations for this prestigious award for employers throughout the 50 states, Guam-CNMI, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and District of Columbia.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- During an official signing ceremony on March 9, the Adecco Group signed the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve's (ESGR) Statement of Support, a formal commitment to support the Guard and Reserve in their careers during and after their service.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve announces the 2021 Regional Volunteers of the Year (VOTY). After being nominated by their State Chairs, these recipients were reviewed and recommended by Regional Awards Boards comprised of the State Chairs within each region.
BISMARCK, N.D. –North Dakota Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, a Department of Defense program, announced that retired Maj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk has volunteered to serve as the military outreach director for North Dakota. In his role he will inform and educate members of the Guard and Reserve regarding their employment rights and responsibilities under the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act (USERRA).
IRON RIVER, Mich. - Congratulations to Krist Oil for signing the Statement of Support on Nov. 11. To mark this important day, Krist Oil hosted a Veteran's Day event at the Iron River Historical Museum and provided a catered lunch by Curious Pig BBQ for veterans and active duty service members in their organization.