Seahawks, USAA Honor Military In 2019 'Change of Command' Ceremony
Seahawks rookies, Blitz, and the Seahawks Dancers teamed up with USAA to honor members of the armed forces at Coast Guard Base Seattle on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 as part of the annual 'Change of Command' ceremony that presents a 12 Flag to the team's honored military unit for the season. The Seahawks welcomed in the Thirteenth Coast Guard District - USCG as their honored unit for 2019 through a 12 Flag hand-off with 62nd Airlift Wing - USAF, which held the honor last year. Pizza Hut and Coca-Cola donated food and beverage for the event.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Recognize Army At USAA Change Of Command Event
USAA's "Change of Command" event is to celebrate a different military service each year: rotating through the 5 branches -- Army, Airforce, Navy, Coast Guard, Marines. This is the Seahawks' 11th year participating in the event.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Dancer Victoria's Father Honored During Salute to Service Moment
During Week 17's game vs. the New York Jets, the Seahawks honored Seahawks Dancer Victoria's father, David Wade, for the Salute to Service moment, presented by USAA. David Wade served over 26 years of service in the United States Air Force.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Team Up With "MVP - Merging Vets And Players" For A Holiday Huddle And Workout
On December 8, 2022, Seahawks local military community participated in a light physical fitness workout and huddle with Seahawks General Manager John Schneider, Seahawks Legends Paul Johns, Ben Obomanu, Lofa Tatupu, Orlando Huff, Edwin Bailey at Rebel Fitness. In addition, Marines from Toys for Tots were in attendance at the event.
PHOTOS: John Schneider Nominated For Salute To Service Award
For his ongoing efforts to support members of the military and veterans, Seahawks general manager John Schneider is the team's nominee for the 2022 NFL Salute To Service Award. Take a look back at photos of the GM in the community and supporting the military.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Host Movie Screening Of "MVP" With Active Duty Service Men And Women
The Seahawks and Seahawks Legend Nate Boyer hosted Service Men and Women from our local military community for a movie premiere of "MVP" followed by a live panel discussion. The event was one of many hosted by the Seahawks in advance of their Salute To Service game vs. the New York Giants on October 30, 2022.
PHOTOS: Military Families Visit Seahawks Practice As Part Of Salute To Service Festivities
Members of the military and their families had the opportunity to enjoy a Seahawks practice along with their families on October 26, 2022 at the Virginia Mason Athletic Center in Renton. The visit was one of several Salute to Service events taking place throughout the week in advance of Sunday's game vs. the Giants.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Host Military Halloween Family Fun Night
Over 100 military families were invited to a Family Fun Night at Tukwila Family Fun Center with prizes, games, and plenty of candy. The event was one of many hosted by the Seahawks in advance of their Salute To Service game vs. the New York Giants on October 30, 2022.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Host Task Force 12 Leadership Summit Breakfast
Seahawks leadership, including team president Chuck Arnold, hosted a meet and greet followed by roundtable discussion with leaders from Task Force 12 organizations in advance of Sunday's Salute to Service game.
PHOTOS: Seahawks And Falcons Visit Joint Base Lewis-McChord
Players and staff from the Seattle Seahawks and Atlanta Falcons visited Joint Base Lewis-McChord on September 20, 2022.
PHOTOS: Seahawks & USO Host Draft Party At Bremerton Naval Base
The Seattle Seahawks, USO, and Service members from the Bremerton Naval Base participated in an NFL Draft Party on April 30, 2022. Blitz, Seahawks Dancers, and Seahawks Legend Neiko Thorpe were all in attendance.
PHOTOS: Command Sergeant Major Alfie Alvarado-Ramos Raises The 12 Flag
Command Sergeant Major Alfie Alvarado-Ramos raised the 12 Flag before Week 11 vs. the Arizona Cardinals as part of Salute to Service on November 21, 2021 at Lumen Field. Alvarado-Ramos is the Director of the Washington State Department of Veterans Affairs, and a recipient of an Army Legion of Merit Medal and Military Order of Medical Merit.
PHOTOS: Seahawks Salute To Service Nominee Nino Gray
A look at photos of Nino Gray in action in his current role as Community Engagement Manager for the Seattle Seahawks. Gray was nominated by the Seahawks for the 2021 Salute To Service Award, recognizing an individual who displays exceptional efforts in honoring and supporting U.S. service members, veterans and their families.