The “Thank A Vet” card is a complimentary photo I.D. certified by the Erie County Clerk that a veteran has produced their original discharge paper and has been honorably discharged. The “Thank A Vet” card is available to any veteran who is an Erie County resident and honorably discharged from any branch of service of the United States Armed Forces.
Upon filing your ORIGINAL discharge papers with the Erie County Clerk, you will be issued a “Thank A Vet” discount card that can be used at our participating local businesses. Your original document is returned to you immediately upon recording. A scanned image is chronicled for safe-keeping and peace of mind. Discharge papers include: DD-214, DD-256, NGB-22 etc. For more information please click here.
"Thank A Vet" Cards are issued Monday-Friday between 9am-4:30pm.
Old County Hall (across the street from the Rath Building)
92 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202
Currently, we have over 900 local businesses and counting in our program! Please Click Here to view the most recent list. (to search the PDF list by company, town, etc. hit: Ctrl + F)
If you would like to enroll your business, please download the Merchant Application and return it to our office by fax, mail OR complete the form online.
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"Thank A Vet" card!
Thursday, September 4
Francis Donovan Post 1626
3210 Genesee Street
Cheektowaga NY 14225 / 11am-1:30pm
Thursday, September 18
South Buffalo ALP 721
136 Cazenovia Street
Buffalo NY 14210 / 11am-1:30pm
Tuesday, September 30
VFW Hamburg Township Post 1419
2985 Lakeview Road
Hamburg NY 14075 / 11am-1:30pm