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Navy SEAL Museum, Schumacher Automotive Group, and Community Partners Donate Vehicle to Medal of Honor Recipient
West Palm Beach, Fla. – April 16,2019 – On Monday April 22, 2019, Schumacher Automotive Group, together with community partners Hulett Environmental Services, Anderson Construction and the National Navy SEAL Museum, will honor Medal of Honor recipient, retired United States Navy SEAL, Britt K.Slabinksi, with a gift of a 2019 black Chevy Silverado LT 4 x 4.
U.S. Navy SEAL Master Chief Special Warfare Operator Britt Slabinski was awarded the Medal of Honor on May 24, 2018 for his actions during the Battle of Takur Ghar.Slabinski’s operational assignments include SEAL Team Four (1990 –1993); Naval Special Warfare Development Group(1993 –2006); and Command Master Chief of Naval Special Warfare Tactical Development and Evaluation Squadron Two (2006 –2008). He was the Senior Enlisted Advisor of the Joint Special Operations Command, Washington, DC Office (2008 –2010), and Command Master Chief, Naval Special Warfare Group Two (2010 –2012).
Slabinski has completed nine overseas deployments and fifteen combat deployments in support of the Global War on Terrorism, including missions Operations Enduring Freedomand Iraqi Freedom. He retired in June 2014 as the Director of Naval Special Warfare Safety Assurance and Analysis Program after more than twenty-five years of service.
“The Navy SEAL Museum works tirelessly to acknowledge and venerate the service of our veterans,” said Rick Kaiser, retired Navy SEAL and Museum Executive Director. “We are grateful for the support of our community partners, who share our same patriotism and values, providing this unique opportunity to honor a Medal of Honor Recipient.”
The ceremony will open with the presentation of the Colors by the Boca Raton Community High School NJROTC, followed by the National Anthem sung by country music artist Emily Brooke, with a few words shared by participating donors and guests before the presentation of the vehicle. Festivities will include a meet and greet with Mr. Slabinski, Navy SEAL Museum staff and Board Members, Chuck and Amanda Schumacher, and representatives from Hulett and Anderson, as well as other dignitaries in attendance.
The ceremony will begin at 11:00 AM in the showroom of Schumacher Buick GMC of North Palm Beach, located at 3720 Northlake Boulevard in Lake Park, Florida. Light hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served. Press is welcome to attend.
About the Schumacher Auto Group
“Serving Customers For Life” is the mission of the Schumacher Family of Dealerships. It is the driving force behind the hard work and sincere commitment on the part of our team to provide you with the best automobile shopping experience possible. For over 40 years Schumacher has been an organization that people know to be of the highest integrity, providing world class products and a sincere focus on ongoing customer satisfaction. For more information on Schumacher Automotive Group, please visit: www.schumacherauto.com.
About Hulett Environmental Services
As a full-service, family-owned and operated, South Florida company, Hulett Environmental Services, with its customized Healthy Home program, has taken the lead in providing family, pet, and planet friendly pest control solutions for over 51 years. Their full-time, state-certified, pest control division, in conjunction with Bugs University, helps to ensure that all of their employees are continually updated on the latest products, proper usage and handling, and specific solutions to the invasive pest problems so prevalent in South Florida. For more information on Hulett Environmental Services, please visit: www.bugs.com.
About Anderson Moore Construction
Since 2000, Anderson-Moore Construction Corp. (AMC) has been one of Florida’s leading general contractors, with a diverse portfolio of projects that span the commercial, tenant improvement, retail, hospitality, country club, and medical sectors. AMC knows that every relationship and every project is built on a foundation of trust, experience, and integrity. Eighty percent of our projects come from existing clients and direct referrals, a testament to our commitment to exceptional customer service. For more information on AMC, please visit: www.amcbuild.com.
About The Navy SEAL Museum The National Navy UDT-S EAL Museum is the only museum dedicated solely to preserving the history of the U.S. Navy SEALs and their predecessors. Located in Fort Pierce, Florida, the Museum resides on the training grounds of the original Navy combat divers, the Frogmen. Built to honor the men who served with fortitude and ingenuity, the Navy UDT-S EAL Museum first opened its doors on Veterans Day in 1985. From humble beginnings, the facility has experienced tremendous growth, achieving national stature in 2007. The main objective of the Museum remains the promotion of public education by providing the opportunity to explore the history of the Navy SEALs through interactive exhibits, while honoring the fallen at the SEAL Memorial and caring for those warriors’ families through Trident House Char
The Navy SEAL Museum
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Fort Pierce, Fla. – May 7, 2019 – The Navy SEAL Museum will host its annual Memorial Day Ceremony, honoring those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for country. As part of the special ceremony, the Museum welcomes Vice Admiral Tim Szymanski as the keynote speaker.
Fort Pierce, Fla. – May 3, 2019 – The Navy SEAL Museum was recently awarded a generous grant from the Armed Forces Families Foundation (AFFF). The $170,775 gift will enable the Museum to renovate the outdoor obstacle course and make modifications to update and renew the equipment.
Fort Pierce, Fla. – March11, 2019 – As part of its K9 Project initiative, the Navy SEAL Museum has donated another working dog to a veteran of the Special Operations community. With the support of Baden K-9, the Museum’s K9 Project places working dogs with active military and veterans who have previously served.