Hometown Hero: Jerry Flanagan

The Philadelphia Union are pleased to announce that the hometown hero for Sunday night's match against Houston Dynamo will be Jerry Flanagan.

Flanagan is an Army Veteran and the founder of JDog, a national brand dedicated to empowering veterans through business ownership. He launched JDog Junk Removal & Hauling in Berwyn in 2011, and it now includes more than 220 territories owned and operated by Veterans and military family members.

His newest franchise, JDog Carpet Cleaning, is designed to help reduce the Veteran unemployment rate to less than 1%.

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