what is GOT YOUR 6?

So yes I KNOW it is “I got your back”, I personally like NCIS Tony saying “On your 6, boss”. Gosh I love NCIS, I totally have my mom into it now…I know what she is getting for Christmas!!! OK SO here it is want to know what is going on before the Presidental National Conventions???HMMMMM

So now I am aimed at bringing you information on military charities, and voting, well so I was contacted to let you all know about an Exclusive performance by Wyclef Jean during Republican National Convention, with Special Guest & Author Meghan McCain on August 29, 2012 10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. at Glazer Museum, 110 West Gasparilla Plaza Tampa, FL 33602, with Meghan & Cindy McCain, and music by Wyclef Jean.

In addition to the Tampa event, Got Your 6 and The Mission Continues previously announced that red-hot, Grammy-nominated artist Flo Rida will light up the stage at the Got Your 6 & Lifetime Television event during the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC on September 5, 2012.

 As part of an ongoing effort to create opportunities for U.S. military veterans reintegrating into civilian life, Got Your 6 and Lifetime Television’s Your Life. Your Time. Your Vote. campaign will throw a pair of gala concert events during the upcoming national political conventions. 
Music legend, Wyclef Jean will headline the Got Your 6 & Lifetime event in Tampa, FL on August 29, 2012, during the Republican National Convention.  Special guest, Meghan McCain will be signing copies of her new book America, You Sexy Bitch.  The event also features veteran-focused nonprofit, The Mission Continues, a lead partner of the Got Your 6 campaign.
All proceeds raised during the events will benefit Got Your 6, which collaborates with more than two dozen non-profit activation partners dedicated to supporting veterans via programs focused on Jobs, Housing, Education, Family, Health and Leadership. Lifetime Television’s Your Life. Your Time. Your Vote. campaign leverages the network’s media assets to encourage women to vote, lead and run in the 2012 election and beyond.
Variety is the media partner for both events.
Got Your 6 is a campaign designed to change the conversation in America such that veterans and military families are seen as civic assets and leaders who will reinvigorate our community. The campaign combines the reach and resources of the top American entertainment studios, networks, guilds and agencies with the expertise and commitment of more than two dozen non-profit organizations. Through an extensive media footprint and a set of substantial service commitments, Got Your 6 will ensure successful reintegration of veterans into civilian life. In addition to its entertainment partners, Got Your 6 also enjoys the support of organizations such as, Goodwill Industries and University of Phoenix. For more information, visit www.gotyour6.org. ServiceNation is the organizing body and fiduciary agent for Got Your 6. The campaign is managed by Propper Daley.
Lifetime Television is committed to offering the highest quality entertainment and information programming, and advocating a wide range of issues affecting women and their families.  First launched in 1992 and continued through every presidential election cycle, Lifetime’s signature election campaign — Your Life. Your Time. Your Vote. — is our country’s only nonpartisan effort dedicated to amplifying women’s voices in the political process, encouraging them to register to vote, speak out on the issues they care about and run for office. The network posted major growth in viewership among the key demographics in Second Quarter 2012 versus Second Quarter 2011, posting a 13% jump among Women 18-49, +5% among Adults 18-49 and +1% in Women 25-54.  Additionally, among Women 18-49, Lifetime marked the network’s strongest 2Q growth in 10 years.  Lifetime Television®, LMN®, Lifetime Real Women® and Lifetime Digital are part of Lifetime Entertainment Services, LLC, a subsidiary of A+E Networks.  A+E Networks is a joint venture of the Disney-ABC Television Group, Hearst Corporation and NBC Universal. For more information, visit www.mylifetime.com and www.mylifetime.com/yourvote2012.

The Mission Continues challenges veterans to serve and lead in communities across America. The organization was founded by former US Navy SEAL Eric Greitens in 2007 when he returned from his final deployment to Iraq, fueled by the deep belief that veterans are civic assets.   The Mission Continues offers six-month community service fellowships to veterans, awarding over 360 fellowships to date.  The organization does not offer charity; rather, it challenges returning service members to utilize their tremendous skills and leadership to continue serving our country at home.  For more information, please visit http://www.missioncontinues.org

Let’s Check out the new TV Show

I was contacted to get you excited about this new TV show called Stars Earn Stripes”. IT LOOKS PRETTY COOL and it has some of my favorite stars in here, especially Nick Lachey and Dean Cain…What a couple of hotties, and I tell you what remember when Dean was Clark in Lois and Clark (ages ago) I had such a crush on this TV superstar or remember when Nick and Jessica had the show on MTV, I totally thought that was cute, she was so naive in some of her thinking and he was so HOT, still is very hot….sorry got off topic…

This new show benefits military veterans and first-responder charities. The charities featured on the show serve to benefit the people currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces, those who have previously served and the families connected. Please share my post with everyone you know! 

IF YOU HAD A QUESTION for the stars of the show what would you ask?

Stars Earn Stripes” (premiering August 13th at 8/7C on NBC) follows eight celebrities, as they gather at a remote training facility and are challenged to execute complicated missions inspired by real military exercises. 
These organizations have partnered with the show, hoping to shed light on the grueling tasks that our U.S. Armed Forces face daily in order to protect our country and our safety.
During each challenge, the teams will be competing for a cash prize on behalf of their selected charities, including:
  • MILITARY CHILD EDUCATION COALITION, which works to ensure quality education opportunities for military connected children.
  • WOUNDED WARRIOR PROJECT, which provides medical care to injured service members after their period of active duty.
  • THE PAT TILLMAN FOUNDATION honors Pat Tillman by providing education scholarships and community opportunities to military veterans and their spouses.
  • THE BADGE OF HONOR MEMORIAL FOUNDATION hopes to provide the families of officers who have been killed in the line of duty a lasting symbol of recognition for the life of service, as well as providing the survivors of officers with statutory benefits.
  • ARMED SERVICES YMCA OF ALASKA provides educational, recreation and social programs and opportunities to all service members and their families
  • HIRING OUR HEROES helps to find jobs and maximize job opportunities for veterans and military spouses.
  • GOT YOUR 6 is a campaign led by the entertainment industry to support veterans and military families, promoting their societal role as leaders and civic assets.
  • United Service Organization, or USO, privately funds programs in an effort to lift the spirits of America’s troops and their families.
Hosted by General Wesley Clark (retired) and Samantha Harris, “Stars Earn Stripes” is an action-packed competition show that pays homage to the men and women who serve in the U.S. Armed Forces and our first-responder services.
Who are the movie stars?
The star-studded cast includes four-time undefeated world boxing champion Laila Ali, actor Dean Cain (“Out of Time,” Five Days of War”), actor and former National Football League player Terry Crews (“The Expendables 2,” “The Newsroom”), multi-platinum recording artist, actor, producer and television personality Nick Lachey (NBC’s “The Sing-Off”), Alaska businessman and four-time Iron Dog snowmobile race champion Todd Palin, NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” trainer Dolvett Quince, Olympic gold medalist Picabo Street, and WWE diva, Eve Torres.

Who are these BAD ASS MILITARY Operatives are: Andrew Mclaren, Brent Gleeson, Chris Kyle, Dale Comstock, Grady Powell, J.W. Cortes, Talon Smith & Tom Stroup.