Happy Veterans Day from DPTaughtMe!

From DPTaughtMe we want to sincerely wish all of our military men and women, specifically our proud members of NPHC, a Happy Veterans Day. We love, honor and appreciate everything you did and continue to do for our country. Words can’t really express the gratefulness and gratitude that we owe you, but we hope you accept what we have all the same.

VeteransDay1Just as a token of our appreciation, we compiled a list of Veteran freebies, deals and services you might enjoy! Special S/o to Military Greeks for the pics and for creating a space for our NPHC members! Follow them on Instagram Fam! Thank you again for your service!




Veterans Day Military Discounts: Restaurants

Applebee’s — Veterans and active duty military receive a free meal from a limited menu, on November 11.

Buffalo Wild Wings — Veterans and active duty military personnel receive one small order of wings and a side of fries for free on November 11 from 4:00 pm-7:00 pm.

California Pizza Kitchen – Veterans and active military receive a complimentary entrée from a special menu on November 11.

Carrabba’s — All veterans and active duty service members get a free appetizer November 9 through 15.

Chili’s — Veterans and active military service members get a free entrée from a limited menu on November 11.

Cracker Barrel — Veterans get a complimentary Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola Cake dessert during lunch and dinner on November 11.

Denny’s — Active, inactive and retired military personnel get a free Build Your Own Grand Slam on November 11, from 5 a.m. to noon at participating locations.

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Veterans Day Military Discounts: Travel

National Parks — On Veterans Day, November 11, veterans will have access to over 100 National Parks that require entrance fees for free.

Red Roof Inn Red Roof Inn is offering 15% off stays in the month of November to veterans, active duty military and their families.

9/11 Memorial and Museum — Veterans will receive free Museum admission from November 7 to November 11.

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Veterans Day: Giving Back to Those Served

AARP — From November 2 to November 16, get up to 20% off AARP membership dues. AARP will make a donation to several State Veterans organizations whose missions are to provide support to Vets and their families.

Baskin-Robbins — On November 11, Baskin-Robbins will donate 11 cents from every ice cream scoop sold in its U.S. locations to the USO, in honor of U.S. troops, military families and veterans.

Denny’s — Denny’s is extending their support of America’s heroes with a $23,000 donation to Fisher House Foundation, a non-profit organization providing free accommodation for military and veterans’ families during medical  treatment. The donation, in the form of Denny’s gift cards, will help feed nearly 1,000 families during their stay at a Fisher House.

Starbucks — From November 1 through November 11, Starbucks will contribute $5 to the USO transition 360 Alliance for each newly activated special edition Veterans Starbucks Card. $5 minimum Card load required.

Uber — On November 11, riders will be able to donate $5 towards a ride for a veteran experiencing homelessness. Move the slider over to ‘VETS DAY’ in your Uber app. Your uberX pick you up. At the end of your trip, you’ll get an SMS text message from Uber. Reply YES to complete the donation. Click here for details.

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special veterans assistance

Support Homeless Veterans:

Created in 2011 to combat the growing epidemic of homelessness among American Veterans, Support Homeless Veterans (SHV) is devoted to bringing quality of life to these forgotten heroes. We are committed to promoting purpose driven lives among our nation’s finest men and women, while increasing the awareness and involvement of our communities.

Veterans PTSD Program Locator:

The National Center for PTSD is dedicated to research and education on trauma and PTSD. We work to assure that the latest research findings help those exposed to trauma.

Veterans Crisis Line:

The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

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Veterans Job Assistance:


services makes it easy to reach transitioning military, National Guard, Reserve Component Members and veterans that have separated over the last several decades and, due to the services provided by VetJobs, are now productive members of the civilian work force in all disciplines as well as their family members.

Hire Heroes

Hire Heroes USA empowers U.S. military members, veterans and spouses to succeed in the civilian workforce. Their mission is to be the Nation’s preferred veteran employment service organization through a relentless focus on personalized career coaching that improves clients’ quality of life and strengthens the US economy.

Hire Veterans

2015 Military Friendly® Employers

Veteran Scholarships


One of the many veterans benefits available to service men and women is greater access to a low-cost education. Much of this greater access is possible through veterans scholarships from a variety of sources.

U.S Veterans Magazine Scholarship Directory

A variety of scholarships are available to veterans and their spouses and families.  Visit the individual websites for more information on the various scholarships, complete eligibility requirements, and deadlines. Also check with your college or university to search for other available scholarships.

Know about any other deals, steals or services that we can spread the word to our audience? Feel free to share and tweet us at @dptaughtme on Twitter! We’d love to hear from you!



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