REAL.OKIE MILITARY AND VETERAN BANNER PROJECT

The Greater Muskogee Area Chamber of Commerce Military and Veteran Banner program recognizes and honors those brave individuals who are serving, or who have served in the United States Armed Forces. The program was created to recognize and show appreciation for veterans and military personnel and their families who live, or have lived, in the Muskogee area. Banners will display a photo of the service person, as well as their name, rank and dates of service and branch of the United Stated Armed Forces.

DEADLINE for SUBMISSIONS
The deadline to submit an application for a banner is SEPTEMBER 8, 2017.


QUALIFICATIONS
To qualify for the Military and Veteran Banner Program, the following criteria must be met:

The honoree is an active duty member of the United States Armed Forces; OR the honoree is a retired or honorably discharged member of the United States Armed Forces who has, or did, reside in Muskogee, or resided in Muskogee and are now deceased; OR

The applicant must be a current resident of Muskogee County or have resided .


BANNER LOCATIONS
Banners will be located throughout Downtown Muskogee, then to other downtown streets as quantity necessitates. Banners will be installed and displayed approximately October 1st through November 27th.


BANNER STYLE AND DISPLAY
Each banner is double sided, full color, 18″ x 36″ and custom made with an image of the honoree. Upon removal, the banner will be given to the honoree or applicant and eligible to re-use the following year.

For more information, please contact the Muskogee Chamber of Commerce at 918.682.2401 or email Angela@muskogeechamber.org