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Apr 21, 2018, 10:00 ET Warriors Build Friendships at Cross-Country Skiing Event

Injured veterans and their guests enjoyed the last days of winter as they gathered with other warriors to ski cross-country with Wounded Warrior...


Apr 20, 2018, 16:48 ET AFGE Endorses Rep. Ruben Gallego of Arizona for Re-election

The American Federation of Government Employees today announced its endorsement of Rep. Ruben Gallego for another term representing the 7th...


Apr 20, 2018, 14:50 ET Four Military Heroes Inducted Into the Southwestern Veterans' Center Hall of Fame

The Southwestern Veterans' Center (SWVC) in Pittsburgh today inducted four military heroes into their Hall of Fame. The SWVC is one of six veterans...


Apr 20, 2018, 13:38 ET PepsiCo Fourth Annual "Rolling Remembrance" Campaign Will Benefit Children of Fallen Patriots Foundation

In remembrance of military members who have lost their lives while serving the United States, and in honor of the surviving families, PepsiCo...


Apr 20, 2018, 13:19 ET Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the USO Embark on Spring Tour to Show Service Members Appreciation and Support

WHAT: USO Spring Tour led by 10th Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff General Paul Selva WHO: Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of...


Apr 20, 2018, 09:00 ET Veterans Push For A Federal Study Of Hemp In Hopes Of Stemming Opioid Prescriptions At VA Facilities

A group of United States Armed Forces Veterans descended on the U.S. House of Representatives in Washington, D.C. Tuesday, April 17 to meet with...


Apr 20, 2018, 07:00 ET Kellstrom Defense Partners With Pat Tillman Foundation

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace Inc. ("KDA") is proud to announce its partnership with the Pat Tillman Foundation for the 14th annual Pat's Run in...


Apr 19, 2018, 16:56 ET Sierra Pacific Industries supports Homes For Our Troops with lumber donation

Sierra Pacific Industries (SPI), a third-generation, family-owned forest products company, is excited to be supporting a build project in...


Apr 19, 2018, 16:34 ET Exegistics Ranks No. 28th on the Inaugural Vet50 List of the Fastest-Growing Veteran-Led Companies in America

Inc. magazine and the Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF) at Syracuse University today ranked Exegistics No. 28 on their inaugural...


Apr 19, 2018, 16:15 ET Warriors Build Confidence, Find Veteran Support on Nature Hike

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) recently gave injured veterans the opportunity to experience the healing powers of nature and camaraderie during a...


Apr 19, 2018, 14:24 ET Homes For Our Troops and the NFL team up to celebrate groundbreaking on new adapted home for injured Marine

The national Military & Veterans nonprofit, Homes For Our Troops (HFOT), in collaboration with the NFL, will celebrate the start of...


Apr 19, 2018, 13:40 ET Survey Sets Out to Identify Unique Challenges Faced by Pennsylvania's Approximately 60,000 Women Veterans

A report by the National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics projects that by 2043 the number of women veterans will increase from about 10...


Apr 19, 2018, 12:03 ET Cohen Veterans Bioscience Releases Harris Poll Assessing Awareness of PTSD in U.S. Military Veterans

Cohen Veterans Bioscience today announced results of a Harris Poll survey of over 2000 respondents revealing that nearly 9 in 10 Americans (88%)...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:45 ET Consumer Financial Protection Initiative Highlights Preventing Elder Abuse, Saving for Retirement

Education and outreach staff from the Department of Banking and Securities will be meeting with senior citizens, members of the military and...


Apr 19, 2018, 10:00 ET PenFed Foundation Launches Veteran Entrepreneur Investment Program

Today the PenFed Foundation announced the launch of its new Veteran Entrepreneur Investment Program (VEIP). Through Foundation contributions and...


Apr 19, 2018, 09:05 ET United Spinal to Host Frances M. Ozur Cole, New Mexico Disability Advocate for "Roll on Capitol Hill" in D.C.

United Spinal Association will host Frances M. Ozur Cole from Albuquerque, New Mexico, at its 7th Annual Roll on Capitol Hill, June 24-27 in...


Apr 19, 2018, 08:00 ET Ameritech Financial on Veteran Disability Discharge and Student Loan Management Strategies for Ineligible Borrowers

Veterans, like millions of Americans, may have student loan debt weighing them down. The Department of Education recently announced plans to make...


Apr 19, 2018, 06:15 ET Leidos Named to Military Times Best for VETS Index

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), a global science and technology leader, was recently named to the Military Times Best for VETS IndexSM for the company's...


Apr 18, 2018, 15:11 ET Investors extend more than $550,000 to veteran-owned startups at Veterans Business Battle

Investors offered a combined total of $550,000 to veteran-owned companies at the 2018 Veterans Business Battle. The event at Rice University...


Apr 18, 2018, 14:19 ET National Baseball Hall of Famer Tony La Russa and Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick Lead List of Honorees and Speakers at PenFed Foundation's 14th Annual Night of Heroes Gala to Honor Veterans and Community Supporters

On May 2, 2018, the PenFed Foundation will host the 14th Annual Night of Heroes Gala, Washington D.C.'s premier fundraising event for our nation's...


Apr 18, 2018, 13:33 ET Carry The Load Honors and Remembers Our Nation's Heroes This Memorial Day

In an ongoing effort to connect Americans to the sacrifices made daily by our military, law enforcement, firefighters, rescue personnel and their...


Apr 18, 2018, 11:51 ET State Veterans Homes Recognize More Than 2,500 Volunteers

During the month of April, the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) will be recognizing and thanking their 2,535...


Apr 18, 2018, 11:11 ET Adaptive Workout Clinic Boosts Mental, Physical Wellness in Wounded Warriors

Injured veterans from across the region attended a three-day Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Physical Health and Wellness clinic in Phoenix. While...


Apr 18, 2018, 10:47 ET BaseFEST Powered By USAA, A Festival Experience To Hit Four (4) Major Military Bases Across The Country In 2018

On social media, the BaseFEST Team announced that in their second year, BaseFEST Powered by USAA will take place on four (4) military installations...


Apr 18, 2018, 08:35 ET Mesothelioma Compensation Center Issues an Alert for Nuclear Submarine Navy Veterans with Mesothelioma- The Nation's Best Lawyers Want to Help You Get the Best Financial Compensation Settlement

The Mesothelioma Compensation Center says, "We are the top-ranked source on the Internet for the best financial compensation for US Navy Veterans...