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Events

From outdoor trips featuring the opportunity to see the country that they served in uniform to showing off their trucks on the MATS showroom floor, we were so proud to take veterans on unforgettable adventures in 2023.

Honoring Deserving Veterans in the Transportation Industry

Events in 2023 included the Veterans in Trucking Showcase at MATS, the Freedom Drive Classic, and our Mission Veteran Expedition to Vietnam.

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Honoring Vietnam Veterans

Vietnam • November 4-12

Veterans In Trucking was thrilled to join forces with Waypoint Vets, FASTPORT, Wreaths Across America, and Radio Nemo to offer Vietnam veterans within the transportation industry an opportunity to return to the country they served in outside the context of war.

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Freedom Drive Classic

Cider Ridge Golf Club • Oxford, AL
June 8-9

Veterans In Trucking’s Charity Golf Tournament: Freedom Drive Classic took place June 8-9 at the Cider Ridge Golf Club in Oxford AL. We were thrilled to bring together companies and individuals from across the trucking industry in support of our nation’s greatest heroes, our veterans!

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2023 MATS Showcase

March 30-April 1

We were proud to show the deep patriotism and commitment of our industry to veteran drivers by displaying 10 custom-wrapped trucks on the MATS showroom floor.

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Mission Veteran Expedition: Zion, Utah 2022

VIT’s outdoor recreation events and the networking opportunities they represent can re-instill veterans’ sense of belonging, purpose, and community, consequently establishing veterans in their mission with transportation.

Sarah SherbonDirector of Veteran Affairs, Veterans In Trucking