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Jacksonville Massage Envy Locations Benefit Hundreds with Massages & Facials for Active Duty Military and Veterans

Military Personnel and Veterans received a free 1-hour massage or facial session

Published Monday, December 2, 2019


The seven Jacksonville area Massage Envy franchise locations showed their appreciation for the local military personnel and veterans by providing free one-hour massage or facial sessions on Monday, November 11th and Tuesday, November 12th, 2019. Massage Envy Jacksonville locations have provided over 3,000 free one-hour massage and facial sessions since beginning the program in 2012.  


“This was our fifth year honoring the men and women who have dedicated their lives to serving our country.  We are so privileged to welcome them to our clinics,” said Sue Kowalewski, franchise owner for Massage Envy Jacksonville locations.  “We received an overwhelming response to our event and were able to provide 722 one-hour massage and facial sessions to our military men and women this year.”   


“The Greater Jacksonville Area USO staff and Board of Directors want to thank the owners and the employees of Massage Envy for providing 722 free massages on Veteran’s Day, November 11th this year to our military heroes,” said Mike O’Brien, President and CEO of the Greater Jacksonville Area USO. “For five years now, Massage Envy has been incredibly generous to our USO and the troops we serve. Thank you most sincerely!”


About Massage Envy

Massage Envy, based in Scottsdale, Arizona, is a national franchisor and, does not independently own or operate any of the Massage Envy franchised locations nationwide. The Massage Envy franchise network, through its franchise locations, is the leading provider of therapeutic massage and skin care services and proprietary assisted stretching service, Total Body Stretch. Massage Envy franchisees are, collectively, the largest employer of massage therapists and estheticians, with more than 35,000 dedicated wellness professionals that provide best-in-class service to over 1.65 million members. Founded in 2002, Massage Envy has more than 1,150 franchise locations in 49 states that have together delivered more than 100 million massages and facials. For more information, visit, or follow us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook at @MassageEnvy.


The Greater Jacksonville Area USO

Each year, the Greater Jacksonville Area USO touches the lives of more than 250,000-plus local active-duty military, including local and statewide Army and Air National Guardsmen and Reserves, and their immediate families. See further details regarding The Greater Jacksonville Area USO and their programs here




Sue Kowalewski