Company will donate tickets to nonprofit organizations for military
personnel, veterans, first responders, and their families for the fourth
MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) and the Washington
Nationals will team up again to present the Washington Nationals
Patriotic Series, a four-game series that honors the men and women who
currently serve or have served in the U.S. armed forces.
As the presenting sponsor for each game of the series, SAIC will
underwrite hundreds of Nationals tickets and donate them to partnering
nonprofit organizations, including Feeding America with its partner
Capital Area Food Bank, Luke’s Wings, The Mission Continues, Operation
Homefront, Pentagon Memorial Fund, and USO of Metropolitan
SAIC’s partnering nonprofit organizations will distribute these tickets
to members of each organization including, but not limited to, active
duty military personnel, reservists, retirees, veterans, wounded
warriors, and their families.
The 2017 Patriotic Series includes the following games:
Military Appreciation Day – Wednesday, April 12 vs. St. Louis
Cardinals at 4:05 p.m.
- Memorial Day – Sunday, May 28 vs. San Diego Padres at 1:35 p.m.
- Independence Day – Tuesday, July 4 vs. New York Mets at 11:05 a.m.
- Heroes Day – Sunday, Sept. 10 vs. Philadelphia Phillies at 1:35 p.m.
During the Military Appreciation Day game, SAIC will recognize Feeding
America with its partner Capital
Area Food Bank, the largest organization in the Washington metro
area working to solve hunger, and The
Mission Continues, an organization that redeploys veterans to
provide service in their communities while helping them adjust to life
after the military.
On Memorial Day, SAIC will host Operation
Homefront, a national organization that provides emergency
assistance to military families, and Luke’s
Wings, an organization dedicated to the support of service members
who have been wounded in battle.
In celebration of Independence Day, SAIC will recognize USO-Metro,
which provides programs and services to military members and their
families living and traveling throughout the Washington-Baltimore region.
Heroes Day, the Nationals’ Sept. 11, 2001 remembrance, will honor Pentagon
Memorial Fund by remembering the lives lost in the Sept. 11, 2001
attacks, as well as recognizing the resolve and compassion demonstrated
by first responders in the wake of disaster.
In addition to the Patriotic Series, SAIC will sponsor the Bryce Harper
starting lineup figurine, which will be given to the first 20,000 fans
entering the park and attending the Tuesday, Aug. 29 game against the
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