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Dec 08, 2017, 10:24 ET SBA Hosts Veterans Small Business Advisory Committee Meetings Dec. 13 & 14

The U.S. Small Business Administration's Interagency Task Force on Veterans Small Business Development, and the Advisory Committee on Veterans...


Dec 08, 2017, 10:00 ET Southwest Airlines Named A 2018 Military Friendly® Employer By Victory Media

Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) announced that it has earned the 2018 Military Friendly® Employer designation by Victory Media. To achieve this...


Dec 07, 2017, 19:42 ET CEO of Major VA Mortgage Company Defends the VA IRRRL

Recent negative discussions about VA lenders and their products prompted the CEO of Low VA Rates, Eric Kandell, to join the conversation in order...


Dec 07, 2017, 16:22 ET Wreaths Across America Accepts Support from the Pittsburgh Steelers

Wreaths Across America (WAA) today announced that is has accepted with gratitude a contribution of $20,000 from the Pittsburgh Steelers. The...


Dec 07, 2017, 15:03 ET Lon Smith Roofing Honors Air Force Veteran With New Roof

Lon Smith Roofing today saluted a Fort Worth-area veteran by installing a new roof at no charge. Fred Hebb served 16 and ½ years in the Air Force...


Dec 07, 2017, 15:00 ET American Humane Seeks Veterans in Need of Service Dogs

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, is seeking veteran applicants for its Shelter to Service program, which provides...


Dec 07, 2017, 14:45 ET Local Community Renovates Home for Wounded Warrior Project Veteran

The Jaynes Corporation recently rallied around a wounded veteran and his family by providing some much-needed renovations to their home. The Schei...


Dec 07, 2017, 09:00 ET Museums and Researchers Join Forces to Open Up America's MIA Files

America's missing in action troops and buried unknown soldiers are the focus of a new alliance between Texas military museums and a team of global...


Dec 06, 2017, 17:00 ET New Exhibit "The Marines and Tet" Opens at the Newseum on Jan. 26, 2018

On Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, the Newseum will open its latest exhibit, "The Marines and Tet: The Battle That Changed the Vietnam War." The innovative...


Dec 06, 2017, 16:55 ET Magician Hosts Go-Kart Race to Support Veterans' Charity

Whether it's young entrepreneurs, college students, or corporate executives, the supporters of Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) come from all walks...


Dec 06, 2017, 16:31 ET AFGE: Merger of TRICARE and Choice Program Shortchanges Veterans

The American Federation of Government Employees thanks Reps. Ruben Gallego of Arizona, Salud Carbajal and Ted Lieu of California, Collin Peterson...


Dec 06, 2017, 14:38 ET RPP Announces 4 Breakthrough Products Now Available to Veterans and Active Military

Dr. C. Randall Harrell, the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) of Regenerative Processing Plant (RPP), was recently the keynote speaker at the Veteran's...


Dec 06, 2017, 14:30 ET Major Veterans Groups Deliver 182k-signature Petition to Congress

Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans), DAV (Disabled American Veterans), the American Legion, and Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) today...


Dec 06, 2017, 14:21 ET Panoply Media's New Series "Battle Scars" Shares Powerful Stories from Veterans

Some war stories never make the news or history books, but they're major events that forever change the lives of those involved. On each episode of...


Dec 06, 2017, 14:00 ET AT&T Contribution to Fuel Team Rubicon's Growth Across North Carolina

AT&T is continuing its long-standing support for military veterans and local communities by contributing $100,000 to Team Rubicon in North...


Dec 06, 2017, 09:00 ET Hankook Tire-DAV Mobile Service Program Triples Number of Veterans Helped Across the U.S.

Hankook Tire America Corp., the leading and one of the fastest growing tire companies in the world, continued its successful partnership with DAV...


Dec 06, 2017, 08:45 ET PotCoin Sends Dennis Rodman on Humanitarian Mission

Hall of Famer and former NBA bad-boy Dennis Rodman embarks on a multi-stop trip in Asia-Pacific on Wednesday, December 6th, 2017, once again backed...


Dec 06, 2017, 08:30 ET From Armed Forces to Allegra: Local Business Owner Continues His Service Helping Fellow Veterans Grow Their Small Businesses

Following a military career spanning more than 23 years, Glenn Read, owner of Allegra Marketing Print Mail in Schenectady, N.Y., remains just as...


Dec 06, 2017, 07:05 ET Potentia Labs Wins Contract with VA Center for Innovation to Boost Veterans' Mental Health

Potentia Labs, developer of a unique interactive e-learning platform that teaches emotional wellness skills like resilience and mindfulness,...


Dec 06, 2017, 06:00 ET Purple Heart Homes Approaches Its 10th Anniversary

Purple Heart Homes (www.phhusa.org) is pleased to announce its plans to recognize its 10th anniversary in 2018 by launching a partnership with...


Dec 05, 2017, 12:00 ET Cinergy Entertainment to Support Our Military with Toy Drive This Weekend

Cinergy Entertainment announced today that they will be hosting a toy drive at their Copperas Cove location to benefit Toys for Troops this holiday...


Dec 05, 2017, 11:05 ET Rosa's Cafe To Feed Families Of Fallen Soldiers

Rosa's Cafe and its parent company, Bobby Cox Companies, Inc., will be donating food and serving approximately 2,000 children and spouses of fallen...


Dec 05, 2017, 10:45 ET Midway Labs USA Giving back to the Brave Men and Women Who Serve and Protect this Great Nation

When an individual enlisted to serve and protect our great nation, they don't have a full understanding of what that entails. Some may have an...


Dec 05, 2017, 08:47 ET USAA Named As One of the 2017 Best Workplaces for Diversity by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE

As an organization committed to building Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) throughout its cultural fabric, USAA is proud to be listed No. 11 on...


Dec 04, 2017, 18:47 ET Primal Fight League to Honor Military Families and Veterans at OKC Event

Primal Fight Promotions LLC will hold a veteran-themed Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event, "Red, White & Bruised", at Farmers Public Market in...