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Well just like lieutenant Dan's new gig is Forrest -- first made our nation's veterans are reentering the civilian workforce every day and now we can help suit -- -- actor Gary -- great friend of our show played that -- is partnering with Joseph -- banks.
Uniform of success event which will give the thousands of suits to military members returning to the workforce joining us now is a CEO Joseph -- bank.
Neal black and Brian Anderson the ambassador for the Gary -- foundation who Gary himself dubbed the real lieutenant Dan nice to see both of this morning.
Welcome be here but talk a little bit about the program in just a moment but Brian -- wanna start with you tell us about your story and how you came to then be -- an ambassador for the Gary -- -- Well in 2005.
And I wreck I got blown out in October.
Losing three limbs both -- my legs at the box here.
And my left hand.
And I spent thirteen months at Walter -- night rain literally ran into Gary Sinise.
Town and that's where we initially first met -- -- say to you when he signed.
He called me and lieutenant Dan.
I kind of fell into him.
And he looks at meaning it was holy crap the real lieutenant Dan like.
-- citizen Easton no no no.
And I was like you always be lieutenant Dan and everybody in the world.
And he's in he's the real deal and Neil from Joseph -- -- perspective.
This is a real issue getting that returning veterans back into the workforce tell us about this program and how your suiting these men up for success.
Well we've we've been dog providing close of men -- to work for over a hundred years and that means we've been hoping returning veterans.
Since before World War I.
To get him back into the workforce and lately we -- have become known for -- big promotion called buy one get two free.
And we were thinking about.
Based on some customer suggestions.
How we did.
Veterans and titles to together.
And so we came up with this promotional concept.
And we said now let's how do we.
A connection with the veterans who can help us reach them we still closed but we don't want to deal with veterans on a daily basis and we -- -- -- Gary Sinise and he.
He embraced the idea from from day one and and an -- off.
So July 1 for the seventh he when you buy C get an additional two free Susan you're gonna donate a suit to returning veterans through the -- society's foundation -- I'm sorry Brian.
What does this mean for those returning veterans coming back trying to get acclimated again to civilian life.
More poignant comment -- in the military you're one uniform for so long that share a tire that's what you know you don't really know.
What looks good what works best.
So this is really going to make an impact and it's important to look good and and feel confident when you're walking into a job interview.
That can make all the difference in the world I mean yeah they can obviously do these jobs.
And that's the important message yes they can do these jobs and what a great service you have been to our country.
And of course of these employers would be thrilled to have these returning veterans in this workforce.
Neil and Brian we thank you so much for joining us this morning and if our viewers want more information please go to FOX & Friends dot com we'll have more information out there.
About how you can get involved in this great program thanks -- its prescription.
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