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21 march 2022

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Operation Homefront, the national nonprofit celebrating 20 years of building strong, stable, and secure military families, has selected housing finance expert Faith Schwartz to its national board of directors. Schwartz has been instrumental in...

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Power Home Remodeling (Power), the nation's largest full-service exterior home remodeling company, announced today two new policies to support their growing veteran and veteran spouse community, spearheaded by the Power Veterans Initiative (PVI). The...


18 march 2022

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The National Veterans Memorial and Museum opened a new special exhibition this month -- The Twenty-Year War: Our Next Greatest Generation -- on view at the museum and the accompanying virtual experience through October 2, 2022. Derived from "The...


17 march 2022

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The Mission Continues is launching the fourth cohort of the Women Veterans Leadership Program ? a professional experience designed to enable women veterans to leverage their leadership skills and military background to become change-makers in their...

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The Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2022, signed into law by President Biden on March 15, includes legislation to increase recruitment opportunities for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) in the Veterans Affairs (VA) health system....

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Today, at HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition, the Digital Medicine Society (DiMe) and the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) launched a new value-driven framework for evaluating healthcare innovations. In contrast to existing frameworks,...


16 march 2022

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Charles Boggus, a military veteran who has served his country and veterans all over the world, found his home in California. Today, he finds himself concerned and disgusted with the business as usual destruction of our great State and Californians....

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Paralyzed Veterans of America announces a new partnership with Excelsior College ? a private online higher education institution based in upstate New York ? to help bring practical adult education directly to America's veterans. As part of the...

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An air force veteran filed a lawsuit Monday alleging housing discrimination based on his veteran status. Mark A. Baird, a war veteran, alleges that he was turned away from buying a home in Rancho Mirage, California because of hostility towards...

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Keen Wealth Advisors, a financial advisory firm based in Overland Park, Kansas, is proud to announce that its team donated their time volunteering with the Veterans Community Project (VCP), a nonprofit organization, independent from federal funding,...

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Blue Star Families, a national nonprofit dedicated to supporting military families and strengthening communities, today released the findings of its 2021 Military Family Lifestyle Survey, the largest and most comprehensive survey analyzing the top...

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American International College (AIC) announced it has earned the 2022-2023 Military Friendly® School designation. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated using both public data sources and responses from a...

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Trulieve Cannabis Corp.  ("Trulieve" or "the Company"), a leading and top-performing cannabis company in the United States, today launched its nationwide Supplier Diversity Initiative. The initiative provides education and professional development...


15 march 2022

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Paralyzed Veterans of America ? the nation's premier nonprofit of choice for disabled veterans, their families, and caregivers ? today announced the formation of a committee to represent the interests of veterans with multiple sclerosis. As the only...

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FedLearn, the first-to-market online learning platform with content specialized and contextualized for the federal government and government contractor markets, announces the establishment of its board of advisors....

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Digital Development Corporation (DDC) announced today that it welcomes social media partners to support the upcoming launch of its NFT, which features a generative art collection entitled "Peace 101" created in collaboration with 101-year-old Robert...

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Laurel Bridge Software, Inc., a provider of imaging software solutions that enables health systems to orchestrate their complex medical imaging workflows, announces that they have been selected by the Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health...

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Richard Hall, president and CEO of U.S. Oral Surgery Management (USOSM), recently received the Patriot Award from the U.S. Office of the Secretary of Defense and the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, which are under the U.S. Department of...

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60 years ago tomorrow, March 16, 1962, Flying Tiger Line Flight 739 (FTLF 739) was on a secret mission sanctioned by President Kennedy, to fly to Vietnam. This secret Vietnam reconnaissance mission went missing and no trace of the plane or its...

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The head of the nation's largest veterans organization said The American Legion "welcomes any process that would lead to a stronger and more effective VA."...


14 march 2022

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Paralyzed Veterans of America National President Charles Brown released the following statement in response to today's Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) health care infrastructure recommendations to the Asset and Infrastructure Review (AIR)...

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Bechtel has partnered with Workforce Solutions, the operating arm of the Texas Workforce Commission, to provide more apprenticeships for U.S. veterans and transitioning service members at its solar energy projects on the U.S. Gulf Coast. The...

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This March, the American Red Cross is honoring the critical partners who make its mission possible during its annual Red Cross Month celebration. Helping the Red Cross stay ready for emergencies throughout the year are some of our most generous...


11 march 2022

11:58
Thousands of military veterans who were issued 3M earplugs between 2002 and 2015 as standard personal protection can still file for compensation. What the military didn't know is that a design defect did not allow the earplugs to sit properly in the...

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During an official signing ceremony on March 9, the Adecco Group signed the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve's (ESGR) Statement of Support, a formal commitment to support the Guard and Reserve in their careers during and after their service....

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Today, the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence announced that three Nova Scotia organizations will receive funding through the Veteran and Family Well?Being Fund (VFWF). Alongside Kody...

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Paralyzed Veterans of America Executive Director Carl Blake today released the following statement on this week's nomination of Shereef Elnahal to serve as Under Secretary for Health of the Veterans Health Administration and Ray Jefferson to serve as...

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Secure Measures, a premier public safety training and advisory firm in Los Angeles announced that their "Veteran Culture for First Responders" training has been formally endorsed by the International Public Safety Association (IPSA). Secure Measures...


10 march 2022

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Veteran Tickets Foundation (Vet Tix) and Stop Soldier Suicide (SSS) are teaming up to support the military and veteran communities. The two nonprofits have officially partnered to increase awareness of their respective missions and to advance their...


9 march 2022

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The president of the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiology (AANA) issued the following statement in response to a bill designed to prevent Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) from practicing to the full extent of their licensure in...

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West Point graduate, leading veterans advocate, and Paralyzed Veterans of America Executive Director Carl Blake today released the following statement on his nomination to the Department of Veterans Affairs' Asset and Infrastructure Review (AIR)...

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Paralyzed Veterans of America National President Charles Brown today released the following statement on President Biden's announcement of his intention to nominate PVA Executive Director Carl Blake to serve on the Department of Veterans Affairs'...


8 march 2022

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Operation Homefront, the national nonprofit celebrating 20 years of building strong, stable, and secure military families, has named the eight recipients of the esteemed 2022 Military Child of the Year® Award, the nation's premier recognition of the...

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Wreaths Across America Radio is proud to announce the first in a series of five roundtable discussions for 2022. These discussions are focused on Veteran Healing through shared stories of resilience, purpose, and success. This first discussion will...

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Security Engineered Machinery Co., Inc. (SEM), global leader in high security information end-of-life solutions, once again partnered with Metrowest Habitat for Humanity for Operation Playhouse. The operation allows the opportunity for local...

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ZVOX today introduced the world's first true wireless earbuds that combine hybrid noise cancellation and AccuVoice dialogue clarifying technology. In addition to ZVOX's unmatched voice clarity, the new AV30 earbuds offer outstanding performance and...


7 march 2022

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Military Friendly® announces the official list of schools that have earned the 2022-2023 Military Friendly® Schools award level designations. Nation's Top Military Friendly® Schools AnnouncedInstitutions earning the Military Friendly® Schools Top...

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American Public University System (APUS) today announced that the Dr. Wallace E. Boston School of Business has been reaffirmed by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of...

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Alaska Northern Lights has been supporting veterans through VA medical facilities by providing more than 50,000 bright light therapy devices since 1999. Bright light therapy is a proven natural treatment for symptoms of seasonal affective disorder...


3 march 2022

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Ukrainians of Colorado is a 501c(3) non-profit representing Ukrainians, Ukrainian Americans, and those who have lived or worked in Ukraine from throughout Colorado. The organization is proud to announce a major fundraising campaign to support people...

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Canadians have many reasons to show gratitude to our Veterans. Their sacrifice has helped us enjoy the lives we live today. They've helped establish and maintain peace around the world. Recognizing these contributions, many Canadians dedicate time...

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Salesian Missions, the U.S. development arm of the Salesians of Don Bosco, has launched an emergency appeal to aid Ukrainian refugees. The Ukraine Emergency Relief Fund will provide support to provide shelter, nutrition and supplies to refugees in...

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Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) today applauded U.S. House of Representatives' passage of the Honoring Our PACT Act, H.R. 3967, which would ensure health care coverage for post-9/11 veterans who are suffering from the effects of exposure to toxic...

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With donations from its customers, vendors, team members, and partners, the MI Charitable Foundation, the philanthropic arm of MI, Milgard, and Sunrise window brands, raised over $3.1 million in 2021.   "We're all just...


2 march 2022

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In testimony before the U.S. House and Senate Committees on Veterans' Affairs, Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) CEO Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Mike Linnington today called on Congress to support legislation that will improve the health and well-being of wounded...

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The Home Depot Foundation has granted $5 million to expand its Path to Pro trades training program to more than 250 schools in over 30 states, in partnership with Home Builders Institute (HBI) and Construction Ready....


1 march 2022

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Freedom Mortgage, one of the largest full-service independent mortgage companies and the top VA and top FHA (government-insured) lender in the U.S., will begin accepting submissions today for the third annual Freedom Mortgage Celebrate Freedom Award...

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The FINRA Investor Education Foundation Military Spouse Fellowship program is accepting applications for its 2022 class of Spouse Fellows. The national program offers military spouses the opportunity to earn a career-enhancing financial credential ?...


28 february 2022

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Armed Forces Entertainment is chasing away mid-winter blues with a variety of entertainment that is heading to Germany, Hungary, England, Alaska and Hawaii, beginning March 8 that includes cheerleaders from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, four comedy...

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The PenFed Foundation, a national 501(c)3 founded by PenFed Credit Union, today announced Reamonn Soto, U.S. Marine veteran and founder of Sensatek Propulsion Technologies, as the winner of the second annual Black History Month Ignition Challenge,...