OCS of Coastal Bend
Welcome to OCS of Coastal Bend! We are now accepting registrations for our upcoming ceremony.
About the Ceremony
Our Community Salutes of Coastal Bend (TX) is holding its inaugural OCS High School Enlistee Recognition Ceremony on April 25, 2020. Please come out and join us, as we thank the graduating high school seniors (and their parents) who plan to enlist into the military after high school graduation.
Our Community Salutes, in partnership with the United Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce and the South Texas Military Task Force, will honor and support high school seniors who plan to enlist into the U.S. Armed Services after graduation.
This event is intended to bring greater Corpus Christi together for the purpose of honoring our nation’s youngest and newest heroes.
The ceremony includes
- Keynote speaker
- Call forward by branch
- Procession line to be congratulated by Senior Officer and NCO for each branch
- Presentation of certificate & coin
- Ceremonial Swearing In
- GEN Colin Powell Award
- Cake Cutting & Refreshments
Initial attendance forecast is approx. 1000 with enlistees, family members, school support network and local dignitaries
Learn more: http://www.ourcommunitysalutes.org/about/