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Jan 25, 2018, 15:26 ET Paralyzed Veterans of America Offers Job Placement Support to Veterans During Employment Event

Leading veterans service organization, Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans), today announced its launch of a series of veteran...


Jan 25, 2018, 14:55 ET Farmers Insurance® Supports San Diego Armed Services YMCA

Farmers Insurance®, an organization founded by two World War I veterans in 1928, today volunteered to support active duty military personnel and...


Jan 25, 2018, 10:00 ET Irwin Stovroff, WWII Hero & Pioneering Advocate For Using Service Dogs To Help Wounded Veterans, Dies At Age 95

Irwin J. Stovroff, the World War II war hero who went on to champion a national movement to provide properly-trained service dogs to American...


Jan 24, 2018, 10:14 ET PenFed West Point AAFES Branch Now Open for Business

PenFed Credit Union, the nation's second largest federal credit union, today celebrated the grand opening of its new West Point Army and Air Force...


Jan 24, 2018, 09:49 ET StreetShares Secures $23 Million Equity Funding to Scale Award-Winning FinTech Platform for the Military and Veteran Market

StreetShares, Inc., the leading small business funding and government contract financing company serving the military and veteran market, announced...


Jan 23, 2018, 08:45 ET US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Center Now Urges a Navy Veteran with Mesothelioma to Call Them for Instant Access to The Nation's Most Skilled Lawyers Who Get the Best Client Compensation Results

The US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Center says, "We are incredibly passionate about making certain a US Navy Veteran who has been diagnosed with...


Jan 23, 2018, 08:00 ET United Spinal Hosts Inaugural 'Roll on Arizona's Capitol' to Advocate for Disability Rights

United Spinal Association and members of its Arizona chapter gathered for an inaugural 'Roll on Arizona's Capitol' at the Arizona State Capitol...


Jan 23, 2018, 07:00 ET MyComputerCareer.edu Partnered with Military Makeover to Transform a Gold Star Family's Home

MyComputerCareer volunteers have just returned from teaming up with Military Makeover. In just under a week, with the help of dedicated teams and...


Jan 22, 2018, 13:15 ET Wounded Warriors Pump It Up with a Dumbbell and Kettlebell Clinic

At a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) dumbbell and kettlebell lifting clinic, injured veterans and their families learned how to use minimal...


Jan 22, 2018, 12:17 ET A.J. Perri Donates Over $52,000 In Products And Services To Local Military Families In Need

A.J. Perri, a New Jersey-based provider of air conditioning, heating and plumbing services, has been giving back to military families in need by...


Jan 20, 2018, 08:15 ET Colonel John Cavedo, Jr. (RET), Joins Plasan North America As Vice President Of Business Development And Program Management

Plasan North America, a Michigan-based manufacturer of military armored solutions technologies, is pleased to announce that Colonel John...


Jan 19, 2018, 12:56 ET Wounded Warrior Wellness Telethon Bolsters Veteran Support

In an effort to combat what can be an emotionally difficult holiday season, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) dedicated five days to a Warrior...


Jan 19, 2018, 12:53 ET Valley Forge Military College to Rename Center for Advancement of Security Studies as H.R. McMaster Center for Security Studies

Valley Forge Military College (VFMC) has announced that this spring, it will officially rename its Center for Advancement of Security Studies in...


Jan 19, 2018, 11:48 ET Andrews Federal Receives Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce Corporate Citizen Award

Andrews Federal Credit Union recently received the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce 2017 Corporate Citizen Award. The Award is given to a...


Jan 19, 2018, 08:37 ET Indiana Wesleyan University sponsors Professional Armed Forces Rodeo Association

Indiana Wesleyan University (IWU) is the presenting sponsor for the upcoming 2018 Professional Armed Forces Rodeo Association (PAFRA) World...


Jan 19, 2018, 08:30 ET US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Center Now Urges US Navy Veterans or Shipyard Workers with Mesothelioma to Call for Instant Access to The Nation's Top Lawyers for Better Compensation

The US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Center is now urging US Navy Veterans or civilian employees of a US Navy Shipyard who have recently been...


Jan 18, 2018, 11:30 ET CEO for Low VA Rates Defends Veterans Amid Proposed VA Home Loan Legislation

Less than a week ago, two U.S. senators proposed bipartisan legislation that would increase restrictions on the VA home loan program, especially...


Jan 18, 2018, 09:43 ET The American College of Financial Services Reaches $2M Scholarship Milestone

The American College Penn Mutual Center for Veterans Affairs reached a major milestone, surpassing the $2 million mark in total scholarships...


Jan 17, 2018, 18:45 ET Dr. Leonard's® Healthcare Corp. Salutes Veterans With a Merchandise Donation

Every December, Dr. Leonard's®Healthcare Corp. comes together as a company — and a family — to give back to the community and give thanks to...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:30 ET SANS Institute Awarded EARN Maryland Grant; Seeks To Grow State's Cybersecurity Talent Pipeline

Bethesda-based SANS Institute has been awarded an EARN (Employment Advancement Right Now) Implementation Grant from the Maryland Department of...


Jan 17, 2018, 09:30 ET Wounded Veterans Reconnect at Army-Navy Game

The Army-Navy game is one of the most iconic sporting events in America, and veterans served by Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) were there to...


Jan 16, 2018, 08:35 ET Mesothelioma Victims Center Acts as New Beacon for Navy Veterans with Mesothelioma to Ensure Direct Access to The Nation's Top Attorneys for a Vial Discussion About Compensation

The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, "We fear many US Navy Veterans recently diagnosed with mesothelioma, or their families, will put off talking...


Jan 15, 2018, 18:30 ET Founding Fathers Products Donates $25,000 to Folds of Honor

Founding Fathers' mission is to create superior quality American made products that support American Military families with 50 percent of its...


Jan 14, 2018, 15:00 ET $2.5 Million Gift from Robert Frederick Smith to the Prostate Cancer Foundation is the Largest Donation Ever Dedicated to Advancing Prostate Cancer Research in African-American Men

Helping to advance revolutionary research in prostate cancer, Robert F. Smith, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, has donated $2.5...


Jan 13, 2018, 08:00 ET Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Find Peer Support During Pheasant Hunt

Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veterans interested in the challenge of hunting birds recently connected with one another during a private-land...