403848 02: People depart a Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant April 12, 2002 in Naperville, IL. The NAACP has joined the racial discrimination lawsuit against Tennessee-based Cracker Barrel restaurants. David Sanford, a lawyer representing other plaintiffs in the case, said the lawsuit was being amended to name the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People as a plaintiff and co-counsel. The class-action lawsuit accuses the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc., headquartered in Lebanon, Tenn., of segregating black customers in the smoking section and denying them service. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

First off, I want to say thank you for your service. Cracker Barrel announced its plans to kick off Military Family Appreciation Month and honor our nation’s military heroes!

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store® is inviting guests to join them in one of our nation’s greatest traditions – supporting U.S. military veterans and their families. Today, Cracker Barrel announced that in recognition of Military Family Appreciation Month, it will donate a $10 Cracker Barrel gift card to Operation Homefront for each Country Fried Turkey Family Meal Basket sold in the month of November (up to $50,000)*, and the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Foundation will make an additional $50,000 donation to Operation Homefront – totaling up to $100,000 to support military families this holiday season.

Additionally, on Veterans Day – Wednesday, November 11th, Cracker Barrel will thank the brave men and women who have served our nation by offering all U.S. military veterans a complimentary slice of Double Chocolate Fudge Coca-Cola® Cake when dining at any Cracker Barrel location nationwide. Check out some of the yummy food below.

Thank you for all you do for our country! To place an order for Cracker Barrel’s Country Fried Turkey Family Meal Basket and support American military families, visit crackerbarrel.com/giveback.

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