That time of year is upon us…make plans to attend the Tennessee State Conference March 22-25 at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro. Official call to conference will be published in 2018-check your inbox in January!
Unit Leaders-if your Guard Members have not had an opportunity to protect their families with SSLI Term Life Insurance that pays loved ones in 24 hours, it is time to schedule a unit visit. NGATN has representatives in east, middle and west Tennessee trained and ready to support your unit’s readiness; all we need is 10 minutes to brief benefits and a table and chairs to asssist Guard Members. Minimal training impact, and no supervision required! Contact Katie at email@example.com or (615) 833-9100 to schedule a visit at your next PHA or home station drill today.
Calling all runners, walkers and patriots of all ages! Online registration is open through November 5 for the 2017 Patriot Dash 5K. After November 5, you may register on-site in Smyrna. Check in is 0730-0830 and the race begins at 0900. For more information, visit the Patriot Dash 5K Facebook Page. To register or volunteer, go to RaceEntry.com.
Seven-time Olympic Gold Medalist Shannon Miller is a wife, mom, business woman, and more recently, a cancer survivor. As an incredible athlete with a healthy lifestyle, she is a living example of how indiscriminately Cancer can influence lives. Shannon is partnering with Washington National to help better financially prepare Americans for the “C” word. NGATN Insurance Trust (NGATNIT) is also partnering with Washington National to provide a Cancer Indemnity Supplement that prepares Guard Members and their families to combat Cancer. From initial diagnosis, second opinions, and third opinions-to treatments, surgeries and recovery, Cancer Indemnity supplements a policy holder’s income so the family’s focus is on remission, not financial burden. Benefits are paid directly to the policy holder, and covered children’s benefits are 150% of policy standard. Prior Cancer patients with a medical prognosis of 2 years “Cancer Free” are eligible to apply for coverage, and after 20 consecutive years of coverage, 100% of… read more →
The Tennessee STRONG (Support, Training, and Renewing Opportunity for National Guardsmen) Act is establishing a pilot program to provide eligible members of the Tennessee National Guard tuition funding toward a first time bachelor degree, for the next four years, through a tuition reimbursement program, at eligible public and private Tennessee Educational Institutions. The STRONG Act provides educational opportunities for those who protect and serve our state and country, and supports the Drive to 55 goal of equipping 55 percent of Tennesseans with a degree or certificate by 2025. To learn more about this exciting opportunity and to see if you qualify, click on the following link or copy and paste into your web browser: http://www.tn.gov/nexttennessee/topic/nt-one-pager-tennessee-strong-act
Official NGAUS Job Announcement: Looking for a Senior Legislative Program Manager (Joint). Primary responsibilities for issue areas (joint) include: domestic operations, personnel, medical and benefits, and assisting in and directing the activities of the Legislative Department in the absence of the Director. For more information, visit the NGAUS website: http://www.ngaus.org/united-voice-national-guard/careers. Good Luck, Applicants!
You are invited to attend the 138th National Guard Association of the United States (NGAUS) National Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. More Information to come soon! Watch HERE for a View of the City!
While Spring Cleaning this year, don’t forget to Spring Clean your Insurance Portfolio. View and refresh your SSLI policy info on our Insurance Portal under the Insurance Tab, or contact Katie today to adjust your benefits, add coverage or update beneficiaries: firstname.lastname@example.org or (615) 833-9100.
The 87th Annual General Conference of the National Guard Association of Tennessee was held in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, 10-13 March 2016. The Conference was a HUGE Success. Please take the survey before 1630, Friday, 1 April. The survey can be found HERE. Let us know how we did this year!
Welcome Back To The 80′s Join us Friday night for food, fun, and dancing to gnarly 80′s Music Friday Night at the 87th State Conference. To sample the Groove Addiction sound, visit their official site above. For more information, click on 87thEntertainmentFlyer2 or visit the NGATN Facebook page. See you there!