AT&T sponsors veteran admission for Jackson County Fair

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JACKSON COUNTY, MI (WILX) -- AT&T Michigan is doing their part to make sure veterans get into the Jackson County fair for free this week.

On Thursday AT&T Michigan presented a $5,000 sponsorship to the Jackson County Fair to provide free fair admission for veterans on Friday, Aug. 9 and Saturday, Aug. 10.

Over the past five years, AT&T and the AT&T Foundation contributed nearly &20 million to organizations and projects that support the military, veterans and their families through corporate, social investment and AT&T Foundation giving programs.

"The Jackson County Fair is one of the most anticipated annual events in our community," said Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey. "Our veterans deserve our gratitude and thanks to AT&T's generous sponsorship, they can attend this year's fair for free."

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