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 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-5pm.
Old County Hall (across the street from the Rath Building)
92 Franklin Street, Buffalo, NY 14202
Currently, we have over 1,150 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.
Take 20% off a regular dinner price with your Clerk's Office "Thank A Vet" card!
Valid up to 8 guests. May not be combined with other offers. Discount does not include to-go orders, beverages, desserts, tax or gratuity.
Thursday, August 13
Cheektowaga Senior Center, banquet hall
Cheektowaga, NY 14227 / 12:30pm-3pm
Thursday, August 27
Amherst Senior Center, activity room
370 John James Audubon Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14228 / 10:30am-1pm
Tuesday, September 8
David McKeever American Legion Post 64
1770 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14220 / 12:30pm-3pm
Monday, September 21
D.F.K. Pavilion in Lincoln Park, next to pool
Hosted by Tonawanda Town Clerk Greco
1200 Parker Boulevard
Tonawanda, NY 14223 / 11am-1:30pm