Written by Mike Spain
Grammy-award winning country music artist, Lee Greenwood, has become an Ambassador for the DAV (Disabled American Veterans). It is certainly something Mr. Greenwood is proud to become. Lee has had a long history of supporting veterans and his best known song is the patriotic “God Bless the USA.”
Mr. Greenwood has shown a deep and abiding respect for our nation’s service members and veterans, and we could not be more thankful for his support,” said DAV National Adjutant Marc Burgess. “Our members were absolutely thrilled to hear him perform, and appreciate his patriotism and genuine gratitude for those who served. He is greatly admired within the veteran community and we look forward to working closely with him as advocates for our nation’s heroes.”
DAV is a nonprofit charity that helps Disabled American Veterans. It helps them by providing lifetime support for American veterans of all generations and their families. You can learn more about this great charity and the important work they do at their website.
Lee Greenwood is a Country music star having recorded seven number one hits. He has had a long career releasing 22 studio albums. Being an Ambassador for the DAV is a win-win situation for Lee Greenwood and the DAV. The charity gets a high profile celebratory to spread the word and help support the organization. Mr. Greenwood gets an another opportunity to support the troops.
Greenwood continues a heavy tour schedule this summer with dates across the country. For a complete list of tour dates and more information on Lee Greenwood, please visit leegreenwood.com and follow him on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.