Gulf Coast Village will celebrate veterans and active-duty military of Southwest Florida with a Power of Gratitude Drive-Thru Lunch on Thursday, Nov. 11 in Cape Coral.

In honor of their many services, past and present military members can pick up a complimentary meal prepared by Gulf Coast Village dining services, along with a special gift on Veterans Day.

“This lunch gives us the opportunity to celebrate all of our hometown heroes and show our appreciation as a community, so we look forward to treating them to a well-deserved meal on this special day,” said Greg Anderson, executive director for Gulf Coast Village.

The Power of Gratitude Drive-Thru Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 11 at Gulf Coast Village, located at 1333 Santa Barbara Blvd. in Cape Coral. To sign up for a slotted pick-up time and for more information, visit GulfCoastVillage.com/Events or call 239-323-9267.

About Gulf Coast Village

Founded in 1989, Gulf Coast Village is the premier Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Cape Coral, Florida. Residents enjoy active living in an unparalleled lifestyle of comfort and convenience with a rich array of services and amenities that are focused on living well. The community also offers the security of knowing there is a full continuum of care, including independent living, assisted living, specialized memory support, skilled nursing, home health, rehabilitation services and Senior Choice at Home, a continuing care at home program. Gulf Coast Village is located at 1333 Santa Barbara Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33991. For more information, call 239-772-1333 or visit GulfCoastVillage.com.

Gulf Coast Village is sponsored by Volunteers of America, a national, nonprofit, faith-based organization dedicated to helping those in need live healthy, safe and productive lives. Since 1896, VOA’s ministry of service has supported and empowered America’s most vulnerable groups, including veterans, seniors, people with disabilities, at-risk youth, men and women returning from prison, homeless individuals and families, those recovering from addictions and many others. Through hundreds of human service programs, including housing and health care, Volunteers of America helps almost 1.5 million people in over 400 communities. For more information about Volunteers of America, visit VolunteersofAmerica.org.