Media Advisory #12-001 “Game Day” with former NFL Players
January / 11 / 2012
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. —
A “Game Day” with former NFL players and service members is scheduled for 11:45 a.m. here Sunday at the Pacific Views South Mesa Club.
The Real Warriors Campaign and the NFL Players Association will discuss common reintegration challenges facing service members as well as the tools and resources available to address them.
During the event, former players will join service members and their families to watch NFL games, socialize and discuss the importance of reaching out for support during life transitions.
The Real Warriors Campaign is a multimedia public education campaign designed to encourage help-seeking behavior among service members and veterans with invisible wounds. The campaign is an initiative of the Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and traumatic Brain Injury.
*** MEDIA COORDINATING INSTRUCTIONS***
Media interested in covering this event must call the Camp Pendleton Media Relations Office at (760) 214-5574 and must RSVP no later than Noon Friday. Members of the media who have RSVPed will meet at Camp Pendleton's MAIN GATE at 11:30 a.m. Sunday to be escorted to the event. Players will be available for media interviews.
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton
Public Affairs Office -
MCI West - MCB
Camp Pendleton, CA 92055-5019