The South Carolina Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) awarded Charleston County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) the Seven Seals Award.  The award was a recognition for their leadership and support of men and women who serve in the National Guard or Military Reserve.

Seven Seals Awardee

The Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) program by the Department of Defense aimed to develop and promote “supportive work environments for Service members in the Reserve Components through outreach, recognition, and educational opportunities that increase awareness of applicable laws.” They also help resolve conflicts between service members and employers if issues arise that need intervention.

The award was accepted by Lt. Jason Cain and Sheriff Kristin Graziano during a luncheon in North Charleston.  Graziano expressed said,

We are a proud employer of over a dozen Guardsmen and Reservists who serve our community with a mission of ‘Service Beyond the Call.