A partnership between the Hornets and the Armed Services YMCA Fort Bragg designed to support children of military families enrolled in Operation Hero, a free afterschool program to help military kids cope with the unique challenges they face, such as frequent moves and deployment separation.
A unique community initiative which features volunteers packing care kits for deployed U.S. military service members. The care kits, which include snacks and hand-written thank you notes, are distributed by USO North Carolina to U.S. military service members preparing for and returning home from deployment.
Yellow Ribbon Program
A program in which the Hornets honor and recognize military veterans and retirees for their unwavering service to our country and their impact in the community at various home games throughout the NBA season.
A program in conjunction with USO North Carolina in which the Hornets host and recognize active duty service members stationed in North or South Carolina at various home games throughout the NBA season.