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MAY IS A GREAT MONTH TO CELEBRATE OUR MILITARY AND HONOR THE INVISIBLE INJURIES OF WAR

May is Military Appreciation Month and Mental Health Month. This makes for the ideal month to celebrate the courage and sacrifice of our service members, veterans, and their families, while focusing on the invisible injuries that many face after 15 years of war. Many come back with home with mental health issues that go unseen […]

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EOD Warrior Foundation Partners with the UK Felix Fund to Raise Money for EOD Warriors and Their Families

The EOD Warrior Foundation teamed up for the first time with Felix Fund, the British Bomb Disposal Charity, to raise money for bomb disposal personnel and their family members. On April 19, 2016, the inaugural event celebrating 75 years of U.S. and British forces training and fighting side by side, raised over $137,000. The funds […]

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Q&A with Jim Luce on Identifying Leaders for Leadership

New York, N.Y. Recently our editors sat down with Jim Luce to discuss how leaders for his leadership-driven organizations were identified. Q: From Orphans International Worldwide (OIWW), incorporated in 2001, to the J. Luce Foundation and its Stewardship Report on Connecting Goodness launched eight years ago, to the newly formed New York Global Leaders Lions Club […]

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Ways to Show Gratitude on Four Military Appreciation Days This May

New York, N.Y. May is National Military Appreciation Month, making it a great time to show appreciation to active duty military members and veterans. There are over 2 million active duty members of the military and reserves, and according to the U.S. Census Bureau there are over 19 million veterans in the country. There are […]

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Virginia: Native American Group Matches Grant to Build Indian Village

Bluemont, Virginia. Community leaders Ken and Julia Falke came forward this week providing a local Native American Indian organization $7,500 as a match to state and local grants. This grant is for a new artist residency-/-preK-12 school-program called Art in Nature™ facilitated by the not-for-profit group Sanctuary on the Trail™, and involves a host of artists […]

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Tackitt Family Vineyards Event Raises Over $32,000 for EOD Warrior Foundation

Niceville, FL– Tackitt Family Vineyards, located in San Miguel, Calif. opened its doors to the public for a great cause and their fifth annual Warriors Helping Warriors event. This annual event offers participants the unique opportunity to learn about the winemaking and bottling process first hand, while enjoying live music, brick oven pizzas, wine tasting (of […]

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EOD Warrior Foundation: Memorial Weekend to Benefit Veterans

New York, N.Y. The EOD Warrior Foundation will hold its annual Memorial Weekend on May 6-7, 2016. The weekend will feature several events with all funds raised going to support the foundation’s mission of helping EOD warriors and their family members. The weekend events will include a golf tournament, auction, ceremony, and ball, where the […]

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One Veteran’s Tips on The Right Way to Serve Our Veterans

New York, N.Y.  The past 15 years are the longest period of sustained conflict in America’s history. Never before have we asked so few to do so much for so long. While the Departments of Defense (DoD) and Veterans Affairs (VA) do what they can to support our combat veterans, it simply isn’t reasonable to […]

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MAY IS A GREAT MONTH TO CELEBRATE OUR MILITARY AND HONOR THE INVISIBLE INJURIES OF WAR

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