MGM Resorts International celebrates wounded warriors during “Salute to Troops” weekend

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LIVE: Hundreds of MGM employees line the hallways of The Mirage Hotel & Casino to welcome 80 wounded warriors and their guests for the "Salute to the Troops" weekend.

Posted by 8 News Now on Friday, November 8, 2019

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — MGM Resorts International is celebrating 80 wounded warriors during a weekend-long “Salute to the Troops” celebration. The event is in its 9th year and brings active duty service members from Washington D.C. and Southern California to Las Vegas for a weekend brimming with entertainment and relaxation.

Today, they’re presenting a ‘wall of gratitude,’ comprised of hundreds of MGM employees who will line the walls of The Mirage Hotel & Casino, welcoming the warriors and their guests.

MGM is partnering with American Airlines and the USO of Metropolitan Washington-Baltimore, USO Camp Pendleton and USO Las Vegas to make this annual event possible.

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