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Aug 19, 2016, 10:07 ET Milestone Consulting Advocates for Families of 1983 Beirut Terrorist Attack Victims

 Milestone Consulting, LLC ("Milestone"), a settlement planning and management firm located in Buffalo, NY, received approval from the New York...


Aug 18, 2016, 15:20 ET Colorful Camaraderie: Wounded Warrior Project Hosts Paintball Outing

The presence of heavy rain did nothing to stop the fun at a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) programmatic outreach gathering. Through...


Aug 18, 2016, 11:40 ET Veterans Observe Creatures of Land and Sea with Wounded Warrior Project

 Injured veterans and their family members recently joined Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) to celebrate nature and view its diversity at...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:12 ET Reading Is Fundamental Appoints Alicia Levi as President and CEO

 Reading Is Fundamental (RIF), the nation's largest children's literacy organization, is pleased to announce the appointment of Alicia Levi as...


Aug 17, 2016, 15:25 ET Farewell to Summer: Families, Veterans Celebrate with Wounded Warrior Project

 Before the hustle and bustle of a new school year, many families like to get out in the sun and enjoy one last bit of summer fun. Wounded...


Aug 17, 2016, 10:52 ET AvaCare Medical Announces New Veterans Initiative

AvaCare Medical, an online medical supply store, has announced the launch of the AvaCare Medical Veterans Initiative, a program designed to express...


Aug 17, 2016, 09:30 ET Combined Insurance Named to U.S. Veterans Magazine's Best of the Best List of Top Veteran-Friendly Employers

 U.S. Veterans Magazine (USVM) has selected Combined Insurance, a leading provider of individual supplemental accident, disability, health and...


Aug 17, 2016, 08:54 ET Lovell Government Services Awarded a VA FSS Contract for Bodimetrics Telehealth Devices

 Bodimetrics is pleased to announce the inclusion of their products on a Veterans Health Administration Contract Award through its Federal...


Aug 16, 2016, 14:47 ET Wounded Warrior Project Set Annual Record

 Veterans with service-related health issues receive instant relief as Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) sets an unprecedented record,...


Aug 16, 2016, 12:41 ET Veterans Paddle Out for Competition with Wounded Warrior Project

 During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) program gathering, wounded warriors and their guests had the opportunity to try something...


Aug 16, 2016, 11:26 ET Agfa HealthCare Awarded its Fourth U.S. Government DIN-PACS Agreement

- Agfa HealthCare is the only company to have held all four DIN-PACS contracts since 1998. - Over its ten-year term, Agfa...


Aug 16, 2016, 09:13 ET Wounded Warrior Project Hosts Seminar for Healthy Lifestyles

One of the biggest challenges wounded veterans face during their recovery is living healthy and active lifestyles. Years of regimented physical...


Aug 16, 2016, 05:50 ET Star Studded Rally Behind Nation's Veterans

 Paralyzed Veterans of America, the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes, Disabled American Veterans, the Military Order of the Purple Heart...


Aug 15, 2016, 15:52 ET Wounded Warrior Project Strengthens Bodies and Minds Alongside Salukis

Southern Illinois University put its hospitality on display – and guests to the test – during a recent group workout hosted at its...


Aug 15, 2016, 09:17 ET Philanthropist Lois Pope And American Humane Launch National Effort To Design American Military Hero Dog Monument

 There are some 2,700 dogs currently in active military service and about 700 who have been deployed overseas, according to the U.S. Department...


Aug 15, 2016, 08:00 ET Local Company Hosts Event to Give Back to Soldiers' Angels

 The Inflection Point Inc. is hosting their "Dance & Laugh" for Soldiers' Angels on Saturday, August 20th from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m....


Aug 12, 2016, 14:20 ET Veterans and Families Spend a Day at the Lake with Wounded Warrior Project

 During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) program gathering, a couple opened their lake house to injured veterans and their families...


Aug 11, 2016, 15:04 ET Injured Veterans Splash in the Sea with Wounded Warrior Project

Once wounded in battle, it's not always easy for warriors to participate in fun physical activities such as surfing and swimming. At a recent...


Aug 11, 2016, 09:54 ET Military foodservice professionals hone their culinary skills and build their careers at The Culinary Institute of America at Greystone

Servicemen and women from all branches of the U.S. military took part in advanced culinary education, training, mentoring, and networking sessions...


Aug 11, 2016, 08:00 ET Fleet Week Announces Star-Spangled Roster of Events to Honor San Diego's Military

The men and women that defend the land of the free and the home of the brave are honored each year by San Diego's Fleet Week military...


Aug 10, 2016, 10:40 ET New Television Series Hunting Nazi Treasure Asks the Public to Join the Hunt for Priceless Objects Missing Since World War II

 The Monuments Men Foundation for the Preservation of Art is pleased to announce its participation in a new original investigative television...


Aug 09, 2016, 18:50 ET Stroller Warriors, a running club for military spouses, receive nine 99-second shopping sprees at 99 Cents Only Stores to donate items to military families in need

 Stroller Warriors® is a free running club for military spouses and their family members.  Their mission is to help military...


Aug 09, 2016, 10:47 ET VA Awards $200,000 Assistive Technology Grant to SimplyHome, LLC, to Empower Independent Living for Veterans and Servicemembers

SimplyHome, LLC, a leader in the field of customized assistive technology, is pleased to announce that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has...


Aug 09, 2016, 10:39 ET Folded Flag Foundation Honored with $15,000 Grant from USTA Foundation

The Folded Flag Foundation received a $15,000 grant from the United States Tennis Association (USTA) Foundation on Friday as part of Military...


Aug 09, 2016, 10:00 ET What strikes fear in the heart of a hero? It's not what you think.

As his military retirement date drew near, instead of becoming excited, Jesse Yandell became anxious. The military had been his only career and he...