Congressional Medal of Honor Society Presents 2015 Citizen Honors in Celebration of Medal of Honor Day

ARLINGTON, Va., March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Congressional Medal of Honor Society celebrated Medal of Honor Day and recognized its 2015 Citizen Honors recipients at a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery … Continue reading

DMVA Announces Grants to Provide Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment for Veterans

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA) has selected four 501(c)3 non-profit organizations to receive $500,000 in grants for treatment of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and co-occurring disorders. “For many of … Continue reading

VA Continues to Deny Justice To C-123 Crews Exposed to Dioxin

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — “It is an outrage that the VA, in effect, is continuing to deny these veterans justice,” said John Rowan, National President of Vietnam Veterans of America. “These VA bureaucrats attempting to delay justice ought to … Continue reading

American Legion town hall mtg for L.A. veterans set for March 23

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Legion will hold a town hall meeting in Los Angeles on March 23 for local veterans, in response to reports of serious delays in scheduling medical appointments at the VA Greater Los … Continue reading

Stop & Shop Donates $29 Million In 2014

Supported efforts to fight hunger and help kids in our local communities PURCHASE, N.Y. and QUINCY, Mass., March 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC today announced its charitable donations made in 2014 totaled more than $29 million … Continue reading

Raytheon pledges $10 million to support military veterans, members of the armed services and their families

WALTHAM, Mass., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) today announced a $10 million pledge to support initiatives aimed at empowering service members and their families through education opportunities. The new five-year commitment will support science, technology, engineering and … Continue reading

Friendship Place Receives $3.1 Million from VA to End Veteran Homelessness in DC

WASHINGTON, March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In recognition of its outstanding track record of successfully ending or preventing homelessness for veterans and their families, Friendship Place has been selected by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs for a special $3.1 million … Continue reading

Pennzoil® To Donate $222,222 To Paralyzed Veterans With Joey Logano Win At Kobalt 400

Logano Races to Bring the No. 22 Pennzoil Platinum Ford Fusion to Victory Lane for Charity HOUSTON, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — As Joey Logano heads into the Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this weekend, he’ll be racing for … Continue reading

General George Casey Joins StreetShares Board Of Advisors

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Peer-to-peer lender StreetShares announced today the appointment of General George Casey to its Board of Advisors, effective immediately. Casey’s appointment expands the Board to three members, alongside Fenway Summer, LLC’s Managing Partner, Raj Date, … Continue reading