NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE) – FOX News Media’s franchise series Proud American will begin its eighth year by celebrating the United States Armed Forces and those who have served by highlighting American heroism on organizational platforms, including the FOX News Channel (FNC), FOX News Audio and FOX Digital News. In commemoration of Memorial Day, the Signature Series will feature uplifting and powerful stories of serving members of the United States military as well as its veterans. Additionally, in recognition of the 2021 edition of Proud American, FOX News Media will donate $ 25,000 to the Navy Seal Foundation and $ 15,000 to the USO’s effort to deliver meals to service members supporting military missions. COVID-19 vaccination.
Before and during the Memorial Day holiday, FNC will feature branded Proud American segments throughout the network’s daytime and evening programming, including interviews with veterans, senior military officials, and military philanthropists, among others. inspiring content. Special coverage will begin Friday May 28e with FOX & Friends’s Janice Dean broadcasting live from the Intrepid Air, Sea & Space Museum, while Griff Jenkins will co-host FOX News Live from the Marine Corps Memorial in Washington, DC on Saturday May 29e 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. / ET.
FNC will also present “Proud American: Tunnel to Towers Special” hosted by Pete Hegseth, veteran and FOX & Friends weekend co-host, on Saturday May 29th.e at 8 p.m. ET from Liberty State Park with the Freedom Tower as a backdrop. Sponsored by the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, the special will offer viewers a glimpse into the history of the charity, introduce audiences to the families Tunnel to Towers has impacted, and highlight the next 20.e anniversary of September 11. Sunday May 30e At 10 p.m. ET, Hegseth will also host “Modern Warriors: Reflections,” honoring four American warriors, among the veterans who bravely served our nation. Coverage will continue through FNC’s prime-time programming on Memorial Day (May 31) with various programs showcasing the franchise.
Additionally, FOX News Audio will feature The Proud American Podcast Series with all new episodes leading up to Memorial Day. In this special five-part podcast series, FOX Nation veteran and host Johnny Joey Jones reminds listeners of those who served and guaranteed the many freedoms Americans enjoy today. Additionally, FOX News Radio will run two hour-long specials to its affiliate network, including Proud American Special with Jones, and a special edition of Jason in the House with FNC contributor and former congressman from the Utah Jason Chaffetz. FOX News Digital will also provide Proud American content curated on a dedicated FOXNews.com webpage leading up to Memorial Day.
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