The Indianapolis Colts are joining the National Football League (NFL)'s "Salute to Service" initiative, encouraging fans to join us in recognizing and honoring the notable military service to our country by our nation's greatest men and women during the month of November. The team's November 20 game has been designated as their official "Salute to Service" game. It will include a variety of military-themed elements and special recognition for military personnel. In addition, the Colts will donate a portion of the proceeds from the game's 50/50 raffle to local military organizations.
Below is additional information regarding ways the Colts are celebrating Military Appreciation in November.
To learn more about the NFL's national "Salute to Service" efforts, visit www.nfl.com/salute.
EVENTS THIS SEASON
Holiday Mail for Heroes
The Indianapolis Colts have partnered with the American Red Cross to host Holiday Mail for Heroes, presented by ATI Physical Therapy. Colts fans will have two opportunities to sign holiday cards that will be sent to U.S. military personnel in Indiana.
Card stations will be available at:
Horseshoe Dreams Ticket Donation Program
In honor of the "Salute to Service" game on November 20, Indianapolis Colts Season Ticket Holders may donate their tickets to the "Horseshoe Dreams" community program to allow a non-profit United Way agency, such as HVAF (Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation), an opportunity to attend the Sunday game. All ticket donations are tax-deductible. For more information, visit Colts.com/horseshoedreams.
Honoring Heroes Social Media Campaign
The Indianapolis Colts and Cargo Services, Inc. are inviting fans to join them in honoring military heroes during the month of November as a part of the NFL's league-wide Salute to Service initiative.
Through November 30, fans can print off a custom Hero Card, fill in the name of their military hero and share a photo of them holding their card on social media using #ColtsHeroes. The Indianapolis Colts and Cargo Services, Inc. will donate $1 to local military organizations for every Hero Card that is shared using that hashtag on Twitter or Instagram, up to $2,500.
ADDITIONAL WAYS YOU CAN GET INVOLVED
Bid on Gameworn Camo Apparel
Through NFL Auctions fans are being given the opportunity to bid on some of the camouflage apparel worn by players during the month of November! Stay tuned to www.nflauction.nfl.com to bid on items from some of your favorite players!