Terrabis is announcing its Veterans 22 Discount at the Grand Opening of its second dispensary, located at 7766 N. Lindbergh Blvd. in Hazelwood, starting Friday, June 18 through Sunday, June 20.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony with the Greater North County Chamber of Commerce will kick off the event at 11 a.m. Friday. Patients and the general public can enjoy giveaways, DJ music, food trucks, and vendor exhibits throughout the weekend, from noon to 6 p.m. Medical marijuana cardholders can take advantage of special discounts, while those not yet registered as patients can learn more about the benefits of alternative medicine and how to access it.
The new discount for veterans will apply at each Terrabis location, said CEO Dan Ambrosino. The company’s O’Fallon location opened in May; additional dispensaries will soon open in Creve Coeur, Springfield and Kansas City.
“We believe what differentiates Terrabis from other dispensaries is our individualized approach toward patients’ journeys,” he said. “And while every patient is unique, there are some citizens who are frequently overlooked or marginalized. For example, many veterans face physical and mental challenges, with an estimated 22 committing suicide daily.
“Inspired by the nonprofit cannabis advocacy group Veterans Initiative 22, Terrabis is