OCS of Greater Richmond

2018 Recognition Ceremony

Our Community Salutes of Greater Richmond will hold its annual ceremony on:

May 22, 2018 at 6pm

Hermitage High School

8301 Hungary Spring Road, Richmond, VA 23228

About This Chapter

Our Community Salutes (OCS) is a non-profit organization created to recognize and honor graduating high school students (and their parents) who plan to enlist in the armed services after graduation.

Local citizens, veteran’s organizations, and private businesses donate their time and money to support events sponsored by OCS, including its annual Recognition Ceremony.

Greater Richmond has a long and historic background of supporting our country and our military. We are honored to be able to support the young people that have made the decision to serve their country.

Interesting Facts About Greater Richmond:

  • Second settlement in the original colony of Virginia established in 1634
  • Home to John Rolfe who later married Pocahontas
  • Henrico area was the site of many military actions during the Revolutionary and Civil Wars including battles of Seven Pines, Savage’s Station, Glendale, Malvern Hill, Yellow Tavern and New Market Heights

Volunteers

Want to support your community? We appreciate your desire to help as all of our events are made possible by volunteers like you. Individual, groups, organizations and businesses alike can volunteer to help. Want to act as a liaison with a service branch career recruiter? Help plan an event? Make a phone call to a potential sponsor? We welcome volunteers with various backgrounds, talents and skills. Please contact us to learn about volunteer opportunities and we’ll help you get started.

Sponsors

We’re proud to provide support from our sponsors who have an interest in serving the needs of your our military community. Sponsoring or advertising at an OCS event will create an authentic and lasting relationship with our graduates, enlistees, families and communities.

Contact us to see what opportunities can help your brand reach the enlistees and families of our communities.Sponsorship and advertising opportunities can include:

  • Publications
  • Social Marketing Communications
  • Marketing Materials
  • Events
  • Table-top Displays
  • … and much more!
Become a Sponsor

Contact Information

2017 Recognition Ceremony

Save the date for our 2017 recognition ceremony followed by reception for enlistees and parents.

Date: May 30, 2017

Time: 6:00 pm

Place: Hermitage High School

8301 Hungary Spring Road, Richmond, VA 23228

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