Support the Troops:
About 2,100 of our Fort Polk soldiers will be deploying in August for nine months. There is an initiative underway to find ways to reach out to the families of our deployed military to make Leesville "The Best Hometown in the Army." We can help in many ways and find the fo with suggestions that you, as a business might want to participate. We are hoping that the spouses of the deployed military will find staying here more attractive than moving.
One way that businesses are already helping is by offering an active duty military discount. I would like to publish a list of those businesses so that our military families are aware of that benefit. Will you please respond to this email and let me know if you are now offering or will start offering a military discount. I
Please reply just as soon as possible so that we can get this information out before the families go on "block leave."
Information on our China trip: