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Nov 29, 2016, 09:05 ET Prostate Cancer Foundation Announces $50 Million Oncology Precision Medicine Agreement with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) have announced a new $50-million precision medicine...


Nov 29, 2016, 09:00 ET BelieveWithMe Launches Second Annual American Gold Star Christmas

BelieveWithMe announces the launch of its second annual American Gold Star Christmas project, offering grateful Americans the opportunity to give...


Nov 29, 2016, 08:59 ET Cota to present the Cota Nodal Address™ System at "Launch Pad: Pathways to Cancer InnoVAtion" event hosted by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Prostate Cancer Foundation in support of the White House Moonshot Cancer Initiative

Dr. Andrew Pecora, the Founder & Executive Chairman of Cota, the leading data and technology platform for precision medicine, will present the...


Nov 29, 2016, 08:00 ET Herzing University Named as 2017 Military Friendly® School

Herzing University, an accredited private nonprofit institution with 11 campuses in eight states and an online division, announced today that it...


Nov 29, 2016, 08:00 ET Hair Cuttery Donates More Than 67,000 Free Haircut Certificates to Local Veterans

Hair Cuttery, the largest family-owned and operated chain of hair salons in the country, announced today that 67,730 haircuts will be donated to...


Nov 29, 2016, 07:14 ET FirstLight Home Care Named Top Franchise for Veterans

FirstLight Home Care, a national provider of non-medical home care, was recently named as one of the top franchise systems in the U.S. for veterans...


Nov 28, 2016, 16:23 ET Santa Rita Ranch, Highland Homes and Operation Finally Home Honor Veteran David DeTuccio with Mortgage-Free Home

November 11 is a day set aside to honor veterans for their service and sacrifice—this year, Santa Rita Ranch partnered with Operation Finally Home...


Nov 28, 2016, 10:56 ET New PSA Featuring Actress Kerry Cahill Promotes Craft Therapy Sponsored by Help Heal Veterans

Help Heal Veterans (Heal Vets), the nation's largest provider of free therapeutic arts-and-craft kits to U.S. veterans and active duty military...


Nov 25, 2016, 18:39 ET President Trump's VA Cabinet Pick "SHOCK & STRAW"?

In a recent interview with Aaron Shapiro, Admiral Ed Straw shares his thoughts on the Veterans Administration. Photo -...


Nov 25, 2016, 18:35 ET Anthony Kearns Joins Cyndi Lauper, Gavin DeGraw, Wanda Jackson, CeCe Winans, Ricky Skaggs, and Others for Nationally-Broadcast Concert honoring Veterans, "America Salutes You"

World-renowned tenor Anthony Kearns joins a star-studded musical cast in "America Salutes You," a multi-platform broadcast celebrating active duty...


Nov 23, 2016, 08:40 ET Thorlos® Launches Troop Donations Program for Holiday Season

"Socks, cushion sole, O.D. green. Try and keep your feet dry. I want you boys to remember to change your socks wherever we stop." Gary Sinise's...


Nov 22, 2016, 23:48 ET Conservative and Progressive Experts Join Forces to Expose Under-the-Radar Consequences of 21st Century Cures Act

Experts from opposite ends of the ideological spectrum were united over concern about the 21st Century Cures Act at an emergency briefing in the...


Nov 22, 2016, 14:30 ET Military families to spend less this holiday, cite income & rising costs

Every family deals with budgeting constraints and financial concerns around the holidays, and this year military families are no different. Based...


Nov 22, 2016, 11:01 ET Wounded Warrior Project Sets New Record in Veterans' Benefits Secured

Veterans with service-related health issues receive instant relief as Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) sets a new record, securing more than $250...


Nov 22, 2016, 10:30 ET Cindy Lauper and Gavin DeGraw Headline Concert Honoring Military Service Members, Veterans, and Their Families, Airing Thanksgiving Weekend

Active members of the military, veterans and their families will be honored over Thanksgiving weekend during America Salutes You, a star-studded...


Nov 22, 2016, 10:27 ET Momentum Solar Committed to Actively Hiring Veterans

Momentum Solar, one of the fastest-growing private companies in the country, is doing its part to help preserve the environment and grow the...


Nov 22, 2016, 09:15 ET Visa and AFCPE® Announce New, Free Financial Counseling Program for Veterans

Visa Inc. and the Association for Financial Counseling & Planning Education® (AFCPE®) today announced the launch of a new program designed to...


Nov 21, 2016, 14:39 ET CoBank Launches "No Barriers" Program For Veterans with Disabilities From America's Rural Communities

CoBank, a cooperative bank serving agribusinesses, rural infrastructure providers and Farm Credit associations throughout the United States, today...


Nov 21, 2016, 12:14 ET Continued Support Leads Veteran to Connect with Wounded Warrior Project

As an 11-year Army veteran who served two tours in Iraq, Yvette Francis was certainly familiar with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP). In fact, she...


Nov 21, 2016, 10:52 ET The Veterans Inaugural Ball Tickets and Sponsorship Have Sold Out

The American Legion and the Veterans Inaugural Committee announced today the Veterans Inaugural Ball — A Salute to Heroes, which will take place on...


Nov 21, 2016, 10:31 ET The Veterans Inaugural Ball Tickets and Sponsorship Have Sold Out

The American Legion and the Veterans Inaugural Committee announced today the Veterans Inaugural Ball — A Salute to Heroes, which will take place on...


Nov 21, 2016, 09:42 ET Veterans Join Wounded Warrior Project for Sushi-Making Class

From nori to bamboo mats to the perfect sticky rice, there is great effort that goes into the art of making sushi. A group of Wounded Warrior...


Nov 21, 2016, 08:30 ET Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges a US Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma to Call for Direct Access to the Nation's Top Attorneys Who Massively Overachieve on Compensation Results

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "If you are a US Navy Veteran who has been diagnosed with mesothelioma, or this is a family member, please...


Nov 18, 2016, 15:56 ET SUNation Solar Systems Donates Free Solar System To A Long Island Veteran's Family In Oceanside, NY

Ronkonkoma-based SUNation Solar Systems' not-for-profit organization, SUNation Cares, turned on a donated solar system at the home of a deceased...


Nov 18, 2016, 15:25 ET Statement Regarding Introduction of Military Hunger Prevention Act by U.S. Rep. Susan Davis

Abby J. Leibman, President & CEO at MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger today issued this statement in response to the introduction of...