NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Nashville Salutes: A Tribute to Our Nation's Most Honored Heroes announces the addition of Athlon Media Group as a "$25K Gold Sponsor". Funds raised support the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation's (CMOHF) Medal of Honor Character Development Program (CDP). The CDP is a set of curriculum aimed at middle and high school students teaching character traits while practicing academic skills like writing, critical thinking and analysis of complex text.
Nashville Salutes is an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for Nashville and Middle Tennessee to celebrate and honor the nation's living Medal of Honor recipients for the values and character they exemplify while supporting their CDP program. Nashville Salutes will host 27 of the nation's living Medal of Honor recipients as they arrive in Nashville for events scheduled August 6-8, 2015. Both the Governor and Nashville Mayor have declared the week of August 3-9 as Service and Sacrifice week.
From small towns to major cities, AMG/Parade aims to inspire as a neighbor, teammate, adviser, parent, teacher, and proud American, through their stable of mass reach vehicles across key areas of interest: Entertainment (Parade), Food (Relish), Family & Lifestyle (American Profile, Spry Living, CommunityTable.com) and Sports (Athlon Sports). "We promote a strong sense of commitment to family, community, and country," said AMG/Parade CEO Chuck Allen. "Those values are brought to life in our support of Nashville Salutes, as they honor our nation's heroes and the future."
For more information about Nashville Salutes: A Tribute to Our Nation's Most Honored Heroes, or to see a full list of scheduled events, please visit mohnashville.com. For additional information about the CDP education initiative, visit www.cmohedu.org.
SOURCE Nashville Salutes