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Aug 11, 2014, 13:57 ET
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Operation Homefront Recognizes Back-to-School Brigade Sponsors

Operation Homefront's Back to School Brigade™ program, which distributes back-to-school supplies to children of military families, is off to...

Jul 07, 2014, 12:00 ET
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Operation Homefront Partners with Dollar Tree for Back-to-School Brigade to Benefit Military Children

 Operation Homefront and Dollar Tree, Inc. have joined forces again this pre-school season to gather school supplies for military...

May 28, 2014, 14:10 ET
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Operation Homefront launches 'My American Life' Photo Contest

America's military families lead extraordinary lives, and Operation Homefront wants to help share the iconic moments of those lives.  The...

Mar 27, 2014, 15:00 ET
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Joint Chiefs Chairman General Martin Dempsey and Legendary Rocker Bret Michaels Headline Military Child of the Year® Gala

General Martin Dempsey, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will speak at the Military Child of the Year® Award Gala on April 10,...

Mar 13, 2014, 12:33 ET
Singer Bret Michaels (center left) met with wounded warriors at Operation Homefront Village in San Antonio this week. The legendary musician, entrepreneur, and philanthropist visited the transitional housing facility to thank, support and provide a voice for our wounded warriors. (Also pictured, left, Operation Homefront Vice President Dino Sarracino; center right, wounded warrior Kenny Walker; right, wounded warrior Stephen Jackel.)  With Village communities in the San Antonio, Oceanside, Calif. and Washington, D.C. areas, transitional housing through Operation Homefront Villages constitutes a vital program for wounded warriors and their families as they undergo rehabilitation and transition from military to civilian life.  (PRNewsFoto/Operation Homefront)

** EXTENDED PHOTO CAPTION ** Singer Bret Michaels visits wounded warriors at Operation Homefront Village in San Antonio

Singer Bret Michaels (center left) met with wounded warriors at Operation Homefront Village in San Antonio this week. The legendary musician,...

Mar 04, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Recipients Announced For 2014 Military Child Of The Year® Award

Operation Homefront today announced the five recipients of the 2014 Military Child of the Year® Award.  The national non-profit...

Feb 24, 2014, 08:00 ET
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Charities Collaborate For Military Financial Health

Better Business Bureau and Operation Homefront, two national nonprofits, are entering into a collaborative partnership to better serve military...

Jan 23, 2014, 14:00 ET
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Operation Homefront Elects New Board Members and Leaders

Operation Homefront, the national military support nonprofit, has elected four new members to its national Board of Directors, elevated incumbent...

Jan 16, 2014, 11:36 ET
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Saba Partners with Operation Homefront to Assist Military Families

AMS Health Sciences dba "Saba," one of Americas' leading companies in the field of health and nutrition, today announced a partnership with...

Jan 15, 2014, 16:00 ET
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Semi-finalists Announced for 2014 Military Child of the Year® Award

Deserving Young Patriots Will Win $5,000 Operation Homefront today announced the 156 semi-finalists – representing all five service...

Dec 30, 2013, 14:25 ET
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Holiday Giving Meets Over 100 Needs for Military Families

Donations Through December 31 Deductible in 2013 Tax Year Christmas is a season of giving, and Christmas 2013 proved to be a season in which...

Dec 05, 2013, 17:18 ET
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Operation Homefront Kicks Off Holiday Meals for Military Events

Walmart is the presenting sponsor for 2013, extending program reach to 17,000 military families nationwide Operation Homefront, the national...

Nov 09, 2013, 12:00 ET
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Operation Homefront And Bellisio Foods Partner To Assist Military Families

 Operation Homefront and Bellisio Foods have teamed up to assist service members across the nation. Through the partnership, Bellisio Foods...

Oct 31, 2013, 12:00 ET
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Operation Homefront and Dollar Tree Launch Holiday Toy Drive Collection

Operation Homefront, the national non-profit organization that provides emergency financial and other assistance to military families, is joining...

Oct 08, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Operation Homefront Receives Seventh Consecutive Four-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

Operation Homefront, the national non-profit that provides emergency financial and other assistance to military families and Wounded Warriors,...

Oct 07, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Operation Homefront is Accepting Nominations for Military Child of the Year® Award

Operation Homefront, the national nonprofit dedicated to providing emergency financial and other assistance to military families, has announced...

Sep 11, 2013, 07:00 ET
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Operation Homefront Selects Three Veterans for Mortgage-Free Homes from Meritage Homes

Operation Homefront has selected three military families to receive newly-built mortgage-free homes from Meritage Homes Corporation (NYSE:...

Jul 30, 2013, 18:02 ET
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Klein Tools Doubles Its Pledged Donation to Operation Homefront

Presents check for $50,000 following success of camo pliers promotion  Today Operation Homefront (http://www.operationhomefront.net)...

Jul 07, 2013, 15:00 ET
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Operation Homefront Partners with Dollar Tree for Back to School Brigade(TM) to Benefit Military Children

 Operation Homefront and Dollar Tree, Inc. (NASDAQ: DLTR) have joined forces again this pre-school season to gather school supplies for...

Mar 05, 2013, 17:28 ET
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Charity Cruise To Benefit Veterans

Princess Cruises' Landmark Cruise Supporting U.S. Veterans to Feature Special Military Guests and Speakers Cruise Line Designated as a...