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Dec 14, 2019, 21:15 ET 2019 National Wreaths Across America Day Sees the Placement of 2.2 Million Veterans' Wreaths at 2,158 Participating Cemeteries

Today, on National Wreaths Across America Day at 2,158 participating locations nationwide, grateful Americans in every state volunteered to help...


Dec 13, 2019, 09:02 ET Abuelo's Raises $10,000 for Honor Flight Network In November "Queso for Heroes" Fundraiser

Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant, famous for its authentic, made-from-scratch Mexican cuisine, raised $10,000 during its "Queso for Heroes" promotion to...


Dec 12, 2019, 13:18 ET New 'Heroes Tribute Bar' On Carnival Panorama Honors Military Personnel, Supports Operation Homefront

Continuing its longstanding support of military women and men, Carnival Cruise Line debuted the "Heroes Tribute Bar," a first-of-its-kind venue on...


Dec 12, 2019, 12:24 ET The World's Toughest Rowing Race - The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge - Returns Bigger and Better Than Ever Before

The world's toughest rowing race – The Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge – returns for 2019 This will be the biggest fleet in race history as well...


Dec 12, 2019, 09:15 ET RIP Medical Debt Announces Abolishment of $1 Billion in Medical Debt. 500,000 US Families Experience Relief from Their Crushing Medical Bills

RIP Medical Debt, the only national nonprofit that raises funds to relieve un-payable medical debt for Americans in need, announced Thursday morning...


Dec 12, 2019, 08:36 ET US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate Now Offers Direct Access to Attorney Erik Karst of Karst von Oiste for a Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma to Explain How the Compensation Process Works-As Opposed to Ordering a 'Free' Book

The US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate greatly fears that a Navy Veteran with recently diagnosed with mesothelioma or their family will get...


Dec 11, 2019, 20:00 ET The Holidays are Here... Helpful Tips to Manage the Stress

There is a lot of activity during the holiday season: exchanging presents, lots of eating, and, of course, an overload of gatherings and family...


Dec 11, 2019, 13:49 ET Campaign Pledges $1 to Charities for Every Person Who Goes Vegan for January and Helps 'Make America Healthy Again'

Some of America's leading physicians and nutritional research scientists are supporting a campaign urging Americans to eat a vegan diet in January...


Dec 11, 2019, 13:04 ET Veteran's Benevolent Beard Honored as Best in America

Zack Brown from Marietta, Okla., has many gifts. He has a gift for gab, he has a gift for giving back and he has a gift for growing great facial hair....


Dec 11, 2019, 12:54 ET PenFed Credit Union Receives Northern Virginia Technology Council Foundation's Veterans Employment Initiative Veteran Service Award

PenFed Credit Union, the nation's second-largest federal credit union, was honored by the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) Foundation with ...


Dec 11, 2019, 09:13 ET NewDay USA Named Top Workplace by The Baltimore Sun

NewDay USA, one of the nation's leading mortgage companies, has been named a Top Workplace by The Baltimore Sun, based on confidential surveys of its ...


Dec 11, 2019, 08:00 ET #USOHolidays Brings Military Families Closer to Home this Holiday Season

As part of the USO Holidays campaign, the USO and Google Nest are helping military families stay connected to the things they hold most dear this...


Dec 11, 2019, 07:03 ET Tint World® named top franchise opportunity for veterans

Tint World® Automotive Styling Centers™, a leading auto accessory and window tinting franchise, has been named by Entrepreneur as a top franchise...


Dec 10, 2019, 20:33 ET Healthcare Startup Mako Medical Awarded by U.S. Department of Labor

The U.S. Department of Labor has recognized Mako Medical for their extensive programs focused on military veterans. The Honoring Investments in...


Dec 10, 2019, 13:30 ET NFL Players Support Wounded Warriors with #MyCauseMyCleats

Christian McCaffrey has been a blur this season, an apparition to the opposition. But while the Carolina Panthers star may be hard to spot for...


Dec 10, 2019, 06:00 ET PenFed Foundation Military Heroes Fund Receives $220,000 Donation from Innospec Inc. Annual Golf Fundraisers

Innospec Inc. raised $220,000 for the PenFed Foundation's Military Heroes Fund at its two annual golf tournaments. The Military Heroes Fund provides...


Dec 10, 2019, 03:00 ET Providing Hope Va Steps Up to Save the Life of a Veteran in Need

Everybody needs a hand at some point in life. But it seems our nation's heroes, veterans who served, usually have a harder time asking for help than...


Dec 09, 2019, 08:33 ET US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate Now Offers a Navy Veteran or Industrial Worker with Lung Cancer Because of Asbestos Exposure to Call Them for Direct Access to the Lawyers at Karst von Oiste to Discuss Possible Compensation

The US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate says, "We are urging a US Navy Veteran or any type of person with lung cancer to call us anytime at...


Dec 09, 2019, 06:00 ET PenFed Credit Union Joins Wreaths Across America and The Tommy Show to Lay Wreaths Commemorating Veterans

PenFed Credit Union is pleased to announce it has joined Wreaths Across America and The Tommy Show to lay wreaths at national cemeteries around the...


Dec 06, 2019, 11:37 ET Tilson Expands Internship Opportunities for Veterans and 2020 Summer Participants

Tilson, a national network deployment and IT professional services firm, is pleased to announce that it has expanded its summer and year-round...


Dec 06, 2019, 10:07 ET Conn's HomePlus Surprises Families of Bastion Community of Resilience with $22,000 Furniture Donation

Continuing its mission of positively impacting local non-profit organizations in the communities it serves, Conn's HomePlus (NASDAQ: CONN) has...


Dec 05, 2019, 18:57 ET Korean War Vet Denied VA Benefits for 50 Years, Granted His Retroactive Due - 5 Years after his Death

Thomas Nielson, a veteran who served the U.S. military in Korea from 1950 to 1954, first applied for VA disability benefits in 1960 when an...


Dec 05, 2019, 13:23 ET Dr. Keith Ablow and Commander Kirk Lippold USN (Ret) Launch #HELP22 An Effort to Combat Veteran Suicide

According to a recent Veteran's Department study, more than 20 veterans and active duty personnel commit suicide each day. A prior VA study put that...


Dec 05, 2019, 13:09 ET Wedbush Securities Honored by the Department of Defense's Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Program

Wedbush Securities, one of the nation's leading diversified financial services firms announced that the firm, along with three of its colleagues,...


Dec 05, 2019, 13:00 ET Louis Hernandez Jr.'s Foundation For A Bright Future Awards Semper Fi "Honor" Scholarship to Ralph Salimbagat of National City, California

Ralph Salimbagat, 19, of National City, California, has been presented the inaugural Semper Fi "Honor" Scholarship by Louis Hernandez Jr.'s...