Video: 2023 TAPS Military Mentor of the Year Award Recipient

Author: TAPS Media

Each year at the TAPS Honor Guard Gala, TAPS presents the Military Mentor of the Year Award to an outstanding Military Mentor committed to bringing comfort and companionship to children and teens grieving the death of a loved one who served in the U.S. military along with more than 700 TAPS Military Mentors.

This year's award was presented to Chief Warrant Officer 4 Clavis "Carl" Gilbert, U.S. Army.

“You can tell from the second Carl walks into a room full of TAPS kids that his heart is in this.” - Bonnie Carroll, TAPS President and Founder

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