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One corporation lends a hand to the military during the federal government shutdown.

Sam's Club is giving all active and retired military members and their families free temporary memberships until the shutdown is over.

Assistant Manager Julie Simpson told 59News they wanted to give back to our armed forces.

"At our local club we love to be active in the community. Whether it's a storm and being able to provide water during an emergency, what it is we can do, that's what we want to be apart of," Simpson said.

Throughout the entire year, Sam's Club offers military families a $15 discount on memberships.