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Offline Mike Bobbitt

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Applebee's: Free meals for vets on 11 Nov
« on: November 04, 2011, 14:56:00 »
I'm normally reluctant to get involved in campaigns such as this, but as the preferred channels were used and it looks like a good deal for many of you, I thought I'd share.

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Hello Mike,

Hope you are well. I thought your members would be interested to know that my client, Applebee's Canada, is inviting all veterans and active duty Canadian Forces for a free lunch or dinner on Remembrance Day. This is the 3rd year we are extending the offer, and last year we served more than 2000 meals. I'm attaching a release that explains a bit more about the offer. Thank you again for all your dedicated work to Canada – we appreciate you. 

Best

Joe

Joe Murphy
Manager Corporate Communications

I'll go one further and suggest that anyone enjoying a free meal on the 11th donate the money they would have spent to the Solder On fund.


Cheers
Mike

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Re: Applebee's: Free meals for vets on 11 Nov
« Reply #1 on: November 04, 2011, 15:44:12 »
Good stuff. I just forwarded the release to NDHQ CWO and MCCPO and added your suggestion too.
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Re: Applebee's: Free meals for vets on 11 Nov
« Reply #2 on: November 04, 2011, 15:59:48 »
We've visited the local restaurant in each of the past two years... and gone back on different occasions. Sadly this year I'm working nights on Nov 11.
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