Photo courtesy of Laurie Johnson/Kirk Portrait Designs
As a token of appreciation, Tribute To The TroopsŪ presented a plaque to Co-Founder Gregg Schmitt on September 13, 2009. The plaque inscription reads:
"In recognition and celebration of a great American, a Patriot, a leader and a man of whole heart and honor. As the co-founder of Tribute to the Troops, Gregg Schmitt is responsible for giving life to a great American institution. His tireless efforts and years of dedication, honesty and commitment to soldiers and their families is the reason that this organization exists. Thank you Gregg for all you have done".