Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise Share Their Thoughts on Memorial Day
Acclaimed actors Gary Sinise (“CSI: New York”) and Joe Mantegna (“Criminal Minds”) reunite an eighth time to host the 2013 “National Memorial Day Concert.” Both Sinise and Mantegna have deep personal connections to Memorial Day and have dedicated themselves to veterans causes as well as supporting our troops in active service.
Backstage with Joe Mantegna and Gary Sinise
Learn more about the causes Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna support:
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This program is committed to closing the gap and creating new futures for those who worked to make ours better by preparing and placing veterans in long-term careers.
Creating hope and new memories for children of fallen military heroes by bringing families experiencing the loss of a parent together so that they can realize they are not alone.
Developed by the Marine Corps to provide professional, anonymous counseling for Marines, attached Sailors, and families.
Provides the most advanced brain and spine treatment and imagery for U.S. wounded soldiers around the world.
Dedicated to constructing the nation's first, permanent national tribute to America's disabled veterans.
Officially formed in 2010, the Gary Sinise Foundation is dedicated to serving the nation by honoring our defenders, veterans, first responders, their families, and those in need.
Serves to ensure that no financially-stressed wounded warrior, veteran, or adversely-affected family member is denied access to distant -- specialized medical evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, counseling, rehabilitation, healing and restorative programs, programs assisting with reintegration into a productive life.
Their mission is to enhance the quality of life for post-9/11 service members, their families, and families of the fallen who have sustained physical and psychological wounds in the line of duty.
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Our co-hosts are involved in activities to help support the troops, and we can join in!