2023 Beyond Call of Duty Award Honoree – Breona Calvert

Breona Calvert 1 e1687537921125 240x300 - 2023 Beyond Call of Duty Award Honoree - Breona CalvertActive Duty, Guard or Reservist Award Honoree Breona Calvert

From person who nominated her:

Member of Blue Star Moms; assembled 800 care packages for deployed personnel

Vice President of African American Heritage Committee for Beale AFB; hosted 6 Wing-wide events for Martin Luther King Jr. memorial and Black History Month

Lifetime member of Women’s Veteran Alliance and helped raise $5K for female veterans resources and tools when they leave service.

National Anthem singer for 14 local/military events

Recognized by State of California Assembly proclamation presented by 9th Dist Assemblyman Jim Cooper and Congressional Citation for honorable service.

Current title holder as Mrs. Continental Worldwide; first African American and servicewoman to hold international title; earned over 16 other candidates.

Emceed and Keynote speaker for the “A Day For Women” event with over 300 women from California who are entrepreneur/small business owners.

Most Patriotic finalist for Global Awards that recognizes men and women who exhibit patriotism in their everyday life; 1 of 6 in the nation.

Keynote speaker for Veteran Art Project

5K walk/run contributer for Pink October Breast Cancer Awareness

Certified Soldier to Sidelines Coach 2022

Dance instructor for Barefoot Dance Co in Gridley, CA

Honored guest for Lincoln Veterans Memorial Coalition

Donated 188 evening gowns for Prom giveaway 2 years in a row; 317 dresses found new owners.