Minnesota is fortunate to be home to over 353,000 veterans and service members. In fact nearly 3,000 of these brave men and women are members of the State of Minnesota workforce.
This November, Governor Dayton is honoring the state’s armed forces by proclaiming it Veteran and Service Member Appreciation month. To celebrate, the State of Minnesota is launching “Minnesota Honors You,” a statewide campaign to acknowledge, support, and extend appreciation to our veterans, service members, employees, and fallen heroes. Read Governor Dayton’s proclamation.
Here are a few ways you can join us in showing appreciation to Minnesota’s veterans and service members: