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23 Apr, 2017, 12:40 ET Newton, Mass. Youth Sweeps to Victory, Earns $18K Scholarship in American Legion Oratorical Contest

A junior from Roxbury Latin School in Roxbury, Mass., capped a busy weekend of competition in Indianapolis by earning an $18,000 college...


21 Apr, 2017, 19:45 ET Ford Lauderdale Air Show Kicks Off With Friday Night Sound Waves Concert featuring the Shane Duncan Band

The Friday Night Sound Waves concert series will help the Ford Lauderdale Air Show fly into Fort Lauderdale Beach this year! On Friday, May...


20 Apr, 2017, 16:21 ET Miss USA Deshauna Barber Headlines Goodwill® Summit To Help Veterans And Military Families Build Their Careers

Deshauna Barber, a captain in the U.S. Army Reserve and Miss USA 2016, will serve as a keynote speaker and participate in the Goodwill for...


20 Apr, 2017, 15:50 ET Military Dog Reunited with Former Air Force Handler After Three Years Apart

Today, American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, and Crown Media Family Networks, home of Hallmark Channel and Hallmark...


20 Apr, 2017, 14:51 ET American Legion invites veterans to share VA experiences at Alaska town hall meeting

The American Legion, the nation's largest and most influential veterans service organization, invites all Anchorage area veterans and their...


20 Apr, 2017, 11:11 ET New Wounded Warrior Project Mental Health Support Line Acts as Ultimate Battle Buddy

Having recently hit a huge milestone of serving more than 100,000 combat warriors – in addition to their families and caregivers – Wounded Warrior...


20 Apr, 2017, 09:15 ET Wounded Warrior Project Families Connect During Day at Arcade

Whirling sounds and flashing lights of electronic games along with the uncontrolled laughter of children of all ages served as a perfect backdrop...


20 Apr, 2017, 09:00 ET RCI's Bombshells Formally Launches Franchise Marketing Program

RCI Hospitality Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: RICK) announced the formal launch of its multi-channel Bombshells restaurant and sports bar franchise...


20 Apr, 2017, 08:30 ET Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Offers Diagnosed Navy Veterans Who Were Over-Exposed to Asbestos at a Shipyard Instant Access to the Nation's Top Compensation Lawyers

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We are urging a US Navy Veteran who was exposed to asbestos at a shipyard and now has mesothelioma to call...


19 Apr, 2017, 13:56 ET Military.com Reporter Wins Prestigious Award

Military.com announced today Hope Hodge Seck, a reporter and associate editor for the website, has been awarded the prestigious Marine Corps...


19 Apr, 2017, 11:11 ET Wounded Warrior Project Offers Multi-day Mental Health Workshops for Warriors

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) offers intense multi-day mental health workshops for veterans coping with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)....


19 Apr, 2017, 10:40 ET Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Empowered on Springtime Stroll

A recent two-hour hike through the Martin Park Nature Center connected veterans with one another and Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) in a springtime...


18 Apr, 2017, 16:08 ET Celebrate Volunteerism and Grab a Leash

Communities around the country are grabbing a leash and coming together with dogs big and small at DogFest Walk n' Roll, a dog- and family-friendly...


18 Apr, 2017, 15:33 ET Presenting Sponsor Named for Wounded Warrior Project Courage Awards & Benefit Dinner

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) announced today that USAA® (United Services Automobile Association) will be the Presenting Sponsor of the 11th...


18 Apr, 2017, 15:23 ET Veterans Business Network hosts Networking Event

The Veterans Business Network (VBN) of Orange County is hosting a networking mixer in the Greater Orange County area to promote its mission of...


18 Apr, 2017, 14:11 ET Veterans Connect Through Cooking with Wounded Warrior Project

Publix recently hosted Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veterans for a healthy cooking class. As warriors learned to substitute healthy ingredients...


18 Apr, 2017, 11:11 ET Veterans Help Veterans with New Wounded Warrior Project Mental Health Support Line

Having recently hit a huge milestone of serving more than 100,000 combat warriors – in addition to their families and caregivers – Wounded Warrior...


18 Apr, 2017, 09:17 ET Actor Wilmer Valderrama to Recognize Team Rubicon on NBC's GIVE

Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster response organization, will be featured on the April 22nd episode of NBC's GIVE, which introduces viewers to...


18 Apr, 2017, 08:30 ET Phoenix VA Health Care System, TriWest, and CVS Health Partner to Increase Veteran Access to Health Care Services

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced today a new initiative between the Phoenix VA Health Care System (PVAHCS), TriWest Healthcare...


18 Apr, 2017, 06:45 ET Leidos Launches Pro Bono Legal Initiative to Serve U.S. Veterans and Community Non-Profits

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a global science and technology company, today announced the launch of a pro bono legal initiative to serve U.S. veterans,...


18 Apr, 2017, 06:07 ET PeaceJam Announces the Billion Acts Heroes who are Changing the World

While many of us are waiting for someone else to change the world, this year's Billion Acts semifinalists decided to take this task on themselves....


17 Apr, 2017, 22:30 ET Ambitious Campaign to Restore Two Iconic Fighter-Bombers at the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History will launch an ambitious campaign through Indiegogo - a funding platform for creative...


17 Apr, 2017, 16:30 ET Toyota Presents RAV4 Hybrid to Heroic Soldier at New York Auto Show Opening Ceremony

In 2012, Sgt. Joe Mille lost his right leg to a roadside bomb during the final month of his deployment to South Kandahar, Afghanistan, where...


17 Apr, 2017, 12:30 ET Wounded Warrior Project, REI Empower Veterans at Wilderness Class

Backpacking in the wilderness and maintaining your bicycle are activities that require a certain level of preparation and technique. That's why...


14 Apr, 2017, 14:51 ET Smoky Mountain Service Dogs Serve Those Who Have Served Our Country

In the Volunteer State, Tellico Village community members donate their time to help wounded veterans find their canine companion. Since 2010, the...


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