As Naval Station Everett commander Capt. Thomas Mascolo looks on, Councilmember John Koster presents a joint resolution recognizing May 2008 as Military Spouse Appreciation Month in Snohomish County at the Hire-AVet/Military Spouse Job Fair held May 9th at the Smokey Point Naval Fleet and Family Support Center.
May is Military Spouse Appreciation Month
Under the sponsorship of Councilmember John Koster, has recognized May 2008 as Military Spouse Appreciation Month, as an opportunity for Snohomish County to demonstrate its support in making the community aware of the diversity and talents of the numerous military spouses who live in our community.
The resolution, cosponsored by the County Council and County Executive Aaron Reardon, further recognizes the important work of educating the public on the contributions and support the over 100 employers have pledged to support the Snohomish County Military Family-Friendly Employment Partnership being spearheaded by the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber's Military Affairs Division.