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News by subject: VET

4 august 2021

15:51
The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will announce new funding recipients under the Veteran and Family Well-Being Fund and the launch of the 2021 call for applications. Minister...

14:56
Knowesis, Inc. (Knowesis) announces the follow-on contract award in support to the Army Public Health Center (APHC), a field operating agency of the U.S. Army Medical Command, in Edgewood Maryland.  The APHC enhances Army readiness by identifying...

14:19
PenFed Credit Union, the nation's second largest federal credit union, today announced a partnership with Triple Impact Connections, a veteran-owned communications solutions firm, to bring jobs to military spouses across the United States. The...

13:31
Canadians have many reasons to show gratitude to our Veterans. Whether for the freedoms and peace that we enjoy at home today, or for the peace they helped establish and maintain around the world. Recognizing these contributions, many Canadians...

09:25
As we mark 85 years since the unveiling of the Canadian National Vimy Memorial, the forests and trees surrounding the national historic sites in France are nearing the end of their lifespan. It is our duty as Canadians to ensure the sustainability of...

08:51
Beem and Sparkrise announced today that they are hosting a once-in-a-lifetime digital event featuring the legendary movie Top Gun (1986). The event, titled "Top Gun Summer Celebration", will be streamed from Val Kilmer's (Top Gun's Iceman) HelMel...

08:38
According to the US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate, "If your loved one is a Navy Veteran who decades ago had significant exposure to lung cancer on a navy ship, submarine or at a shipyard please call attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst...

08:00
The Veterans Consortium (TVC) is pleased to announce our newly appointed TVC Executive Board member, Richard V. Spataro, Esquire who joins a distinguished group of veteran advocates championing the mission of TVC....


3 august 2021

22:57
The Independence Fund is proud to announce the inclusion of Afghan and Iraqi combat interpreters who served alongside American troops in programming eligibility. The Independence Fund knows that the more than 800,000 brave men and women who served in...

22:04
Black Rifle Coffee Company (BRCC), America's leading veteran-owned and operated coffee company, is proud to join forces with premier archers from all over the United States as a USA Archery partner during the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic games....

13:15
Magnolia Medical Technologies, Inc., inventors of Steripath®, the only FDA 510(k)-cleared device platform indicated to reduce blood culture contamination for sepsis testing,1 today commended the U.S. House of Representatives following the passage of...

12:45
Easterseals Oregon has announced its plan to host the "Les Schwab Walk, Run & Roll'' fundraiser after having to cancel most of their annual fundraising events last year, including their popular Bloomfest event. Walk, Run & Roll Oregon 2021 is a...

11:19
Among Canada's many contributions during the Second World War, the Examination Unit (XU) was a civilian cryptographic bureau that contributed to Allied efforts to break the codes and ciphers used in communications signals between 1941 to 1945....

10:18
Showing a continued commitment to make higher education more accessible, American Public University System (APUS) and Miami Dade College (MDC) are partnering to enable more students to earn bachelor's and graduate degrees by pursuing guided academic...

09:42
Veterans Guardian VA Claim Consulting today announced a Champion Founding Sponsorship with Camp Resilient. With the $20,000 donation, Camp Resilient will be one step closer to actualizing its goal of creating a 100-acre camp....

09:42
Knowesis, Inc. (Knowesis) was awarded prime status for the SeaPort Next Generation (SeaPort-NxG) contract (contract number N0017821D9165). SeaPort-NxG provides for Engineering and Program Management Services spanning the entire spectrum of mission...

07:35
Today, the United Service Organizations (USO) and Coursera ? one of the world's leading online learning platforms ? announced a specially designed course to help active-duty, Reserve, and National Guard members navigate the challenges of...

07:00
BrandMaker, the leading innovator in Marketing Operations and Marketing Resource Management solutions, has announced Jeffrey A. Cross' appointment to Global Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Managing Director of North America. He will lead the...


2 august 2021

11:57
Certified Piedmontese donates $40k to 2,222 Inc. nonprofit in assist of military, military spouses, and veterans with transition, PTSD support, therapy, and education as part of the Guest Chef Series launched by Casa Bovina, Certified Piedmontese's...

09:11
On Sunday morning, the Tunnel to Towers Foundation launched its signature event to mark the 20th anniversary of September 11th 2001 - The NEVER FORGET Walk, a 537-mile journey from Washington DC to Shanksville, PA to New York City. Chairman and CEO...

09:00
CoachMePlus, the only enterprise-level and flexible digital fitness platform that helps coaches work with athletes to achieve their fitness goals, announced today a new program with the Army Recovery Care Program (ARCP). The CoachMePlus unique hybrid...

08:00
Peraton has received a contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide infrastructure-as-a-managed service (laaMS) for storage and computing infrastructure facilities across the U.S. and globally. The fixed-price contract is worth up...


31 july 2021

10:00
The Security Services market is poised to grow by USD 108.2 Billion, progressing at a CAGR of almost 6.13% during the forecast period. ...


30 july 2021

13:31
With food banks operating on or near every military installation in the United States and a growing need for food among military families Craig Newmark Philanthropies announced an additional $100,000 investment in MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger...

10:15
Jerrod Sessler, the ultra-popular Republican challenger to impeachment-voting Rep. Dan Newhouse in WA-04, is hitting on all cylinders in his march to the Capital. Sessler, a successful businessman, made news with his announcement to run for Congress...

09:29
Pixela Pictura Films announces Academy Award® winner Casey Affleck as the Executive Producer for their new documentary film, Tougher Than A Tank. The film examines the physical and emotional recovery of two veterans while exemplifying the need for...

08:32
The US Navy Veterans Mesothelioma Advocate says, "We are urging the family of a Navy Veteran who has just been diagnosed with mesothelioma to put a premium on hiring one of the nation's top mesothelioma attorneys to make certain the best compensation...

06:00
Picis Clinical Solutions, Inc.(Picis) is pleased to announce the appointment of Heather Kreker as the new Vice President of Customer Support. "I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to work with the amazing Picis team again. In my two years as Picis'...

00:00
"Help Me, I'm Married in the Military: Practical Insights for a Strong Marriage": an inspiring discussion of key marital components. "Help Me, I'm Married in the Military: Practical Insights for a Strong Marriage" is the creation of published author...


29 july 2021

16:54
Today, AARP Pennsylvania announced five Pennsylvania organizations will receive 2021 Community Challenge grants ? part of the largest group of grantees to date with $3.2 million awarded among 244 organizations nationwide. Grantees will implement...

14:35
Data services startup AstrumU® today announced it has been selected by T-Mobile to support the company's latest efforts to recruit and train active-duty military personnel, veterans and military families. The new initiative will incorporate...

08:00
Diversity, equity, inclusion and overall wellness for employees continues to grow as a strategic focus area for the USAA organization. The company recently announced Bryan Gingrich as Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I), a new...


28 july 2021

17:05
The inaugural "Walk the Line" march to bring our deported veterans home initiative that started Monday, June 28, 2021, in San Diego, CA., is now going through the Southern part of Texas, with Brownsville, Texas as the final destination point for one...

14:37
Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) applauded the introduction of the Brian Neuman Clothing Allowance Act of 2021 and the Mark O'Brien Clothing Allowance Act of 2021 on Capitol Hill today. The bills are named after two severely injured combat veterans,...

14:35
On October 16th, Hinder and Hoobastank will hit the beach for a musical performance at the Daytona Beach Ocean Center. The event, planned as a kickoff to a series of events in 2021, 2022 and beyond, will feature local, regional and national talent,...

10:30
Navy Mutual Aid Association ("Navy Mutual"), headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, celebrates the opening of its first branch office in Virginia Beach, Virginia, today....

10:21
Rarely are books published that give servicemembers and veterans a way to see their military experience in a lighthearted way. Dramatic war stories, touching memoirs, and ovations at sporting events, though appreciated, are mere commercialization of...

08:31
The US Navy Veterans Lung Cancer Advocate says, "If your husband or dad is Navy Veteran who just died from recently diagnosed lung cancer, please call attorney Erik Karst of the law firm of Karst von Oiste at 800-714-0303 if while in the navy he had...


27 july 2021

22:00
VA Secretary Denis McDonough announced yesterday that the Department of Veterans Affairs will be mandating COVID-19 vaccinations for its Title 38 VA health care professionals. Paralyzed Veterans of America supports decisions by the VA that create a...

13:37
Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) is expanding investments in Alaska's veteran and military service organizations to provide for more resources for injured veterans as well as active-duty service members. The organizations receiving grants are:...

09:00
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Korean War Veterans Day: "On June 25, 1950, Communist North Korean forces invaded South Korea. This was the first open act of aggression since the creation of the United...

08:30
The heroic U.S. military personnel who have put their lives on the line at the frontline for protecting our country can never be forgotten. Inspired by the courage and commitment of these brave hearts, Toyota of Lompoc is offering a $500 rebate to...

08:00
With the US military winding down engagement in Afghanistan, there are still thousands of troops (and their families) for whom the battle will not end. They live with the signature injury of recent wars ? persistent, life-altering effects of brain...

07:48
PenFed Credit Union, the nation's second-largest federal credit union, today proudly announced it earned Wreaths Across America's TEACH Award, given annually to a group or individual who has made a large contribution to teaching the next generation...


26 july 2021

14:15
RecruitMilitary, the nation's leading veteran recruitment firm, has joined forces with American Corporate Partners (ACP), a national non-profit that offers a customized mentorship program to veterans and active duty military spouses, to empower...

13:00
American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) volunteers will join 94 young women at the 74th American Legion Auxiliary Girls Nation from July 24-31 in Washington, D.C. American Legion Auxiliary will host 94 young women at the 74th American Legion Auxiliary Girls...

09:44
Military.Finance is a fully decentralized, reward-based program designed to help our country's military veterans and first responders. The community-built blockchain organization implements programs to help military and first responder families...

06:00
This August, one of the nation's leading veteran nonprofit organizations, Travis Manion Foundation (TMF), will be hosting their first Back-to-School Character Day. Trained Veteran Mentors from TMF will be leading back-to-school events in close to 30...


23 july 2021

17:58
After years of inaction, the Senate took the first steps this week to close gaps in the safety net that have allowed active-duty military families to go hungry and caused food pantries to operate on or near every military installation in the United...

11:44
Associated Banc-Corp (Associated) is a recipient of the 2021 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, in recognition of the organization's exemplary support of its National Guard and Reserve colleagues....