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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...


Aug 09, 2016, 08:45 ET Purple Heart Homes, State Credit Union Leagues, and Credit Unions Join Forces to Help Military Veterans with Home Renovations

 Purple Heart Homes, a national public charity based in Statesville, NC, announces the kick-off of its inaugural campaign, Operation Veteran...


Aug 08, 2016, 16:05 ET From Service Medals to Gold Medals, U.S. Army Soldiers Shoot for the Win in Rio

The United States has won more Olympic medals in marksmanship than almost any other sport, and Army Soldiers make up more than a third of the team....


Aug 08, 2016, 11:11 ET "Pokemon Go" Trainer Travels Across America to Catch 'Em All for Wounded Warrior Project

 Over the years, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) has had many supporters travel the nation in support of its mission to honor and empower...


Aug 08, 2016, 08:30 ET PAYBACK TIME! America's Veterans Unite To Challenge VA For Overdue Benefits

Author "Dusty" Trimmer delivers this credible PAYBACK TIME message across the VA's minefield of issues that get stepped on by veterans deserving...


Aug 05, 2016, 19:08 ET Veteran Discounts Now Available With New ID Card

 Veterans can finally get hundreds of discounts by using a new ID card made by Military Veterans ID through their web site:...


Aug 05, 2016, 15:18 ET Wounded Warrior Project takes veterans to Ravens Training Camp

 With football season less than a week away, teams are busy getting their players into top form – but that did not stop the Baltimore...


Aug 04, 2016, 17:38 ET Snowball Express Announces Partnership With La Quinta Inns & Suites and Their Significant Financial Support

 Snowball Express, a Texas-based national non-profit which serves the children of America's fallen military heroes, today announced that La...


Aug 04, 2016, 16:43 ET Wounded Warrior Project Takes Veterans and Service Dogs Out on the Water

 During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) program event, a group of wounded veterans took to the waters of Dundee Creek to try stand...


Aug 04, 2016, 15:50 ET No More Summers Lost: The Camp for Kids of Wounded Warriors

 When the veterans who fought and sacrificed for this nation return home, they sometimes face a difficult transition back to civilian life....


Aug 04, 2016, 08:45 ET Valytics LLC Awarded Sub Contract by U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

 The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced July 1st that they have awarded the Software Quality Integration Results and Evaluation...


Aug 04, 2016, 08:38 ET Military.com creates free mobile app to help military members transition successfully

Military.com launched a free mobile app today that assists military members through their transition out of military service and prepares them for...


Aug 03, 2016, 11:06 ET Warriors Transported to Revolutionary War Era

Wounded veterans and their families recently took a trip back in time at Fort Ticonderoga with Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP). The outing gave...


Aug 03, 2016, 11:00 ET Lockheed Martin to Modernize Veteran's Affairs Enrollment Health Benefits Determination System

Systems Made Simple, a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) company, was recently selected to modernize and maintain the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs...


Aug 03, 2016, 10:50 ET AFGE: By attacking the Khan family, Donald Trump has gone too far

Retired Veterans Affairs nurse J. David Cox Sr., who currently serves as national president of the American Federation of Government Employees, has...


Aug 03, 2016, 09:48 ET Aimco's Golf Event Raises $483,000 for Military Causes, Scholars, and Local Nonprofits

 With the help of its business partners across the country, Apartment Investment and Management Company (Aimco) raised $483,000 during its...


Aug 03, 2016, 09:22 ET Wounded Warrior Project Group Visits Exotic Zoo

 During a recent Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) program gathering at Gators and Friends Alligator Park and Exotic Zoo, injured veterans...


Aug 02, 2016, 15:33 ET Injured Veterans Explore Nutrition Goals with Wounded Warrior Project

For many wounded veterans, the struggle to stay healthy is an ongoing concern – their injuries can sometimes limit mobility, hindering the...


Aug 02, 2016, 15:17 ET Tribute to American Airmen of WWII to Open at Wings Over the Rockies

 On August 6th, Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, will be the temporary home to "Lest We Forget: The Mission," an exhibit of...


Aug 02, 2016, 13:31 ET ORBIS Wins Navy Task Order

Orbis Sibro, Inc. (ORBIS) announced it has recently been awarded a new multi million-dollar task order contract for Information Systems Support...