Wounded Warrior Project Launches Mental Health Support Line

RALEIGH, N.C., March 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Having recently hit a huge milestone of serving more than 100,000 combat warriors – in addition to their families and caregivers – Wounded Warrior Project®(WWP) fully launched one of its highly popular pilot … Continue reading

Veterans Heal at Wounded Warrior Project Mental Health Workshop

MARTINSVILLE, Ind., March 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Injured veterans recently attended a Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) mental health workshop in Martinsville, Indiana. These gatherings are often the first time warriors leave their homes to connect with others in their communities. “Wounded … Continue reading

Wreaths Across America Announces “I’m an American” Theme for 2017

This year will focus on the celebration of differences, seeking to build bridges COLUMBIA FALLS, Maine and WASHINGTON, March 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Each December, Americans from all walks of life join together in thanks on National Wreaths Across America Day to Remember, … Continue reading

Legion applauds McCain for protecting veterans’ preference

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — One of The American Legion’s top priorities is creating and protecting the benefits veterans use every day, including veterans’ preference for employment, which the 2017 Senate-passed National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) is threatening. In the … Continue reading

Wounded Warrior Project Honors Life and Legacy of Navy SEAL Chris Campbell

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The shore in front of the historic Jacksonville Beach Lifeguard Station was mostly vacant, apart from large waves lifting a crisp, salty aroma into the air and wounded warriors carrying their surf boards. Injured … Continue reading

SEAL — NSW Family Foundation 2016 Fundraiser Raises Over $1.2 Million

Annual Event Benefits Navy SEALs and Their Families SAN DIEGO, May 4, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The SEAL – Naval Special Warfare (NSW) Family Foundation is pleased to announce that its fundraiser on Saturday, April 30, 2016 raised more than $1.2 … Continue reading

Army vs Navy Boxing

PHILADELPHIA, PA / DECEMBER 11, 2015 / SPORTS — As a prelude to the Army/Navy annual football game here in Philadelphia, the Army/Navy boxing teams fought it out in what was an entertaining event  (I just happened to be downtown … Continue reading

Medal of Honor Recipient Tibor Rubin Passes Away at 86

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C., Dec. 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Congressional Medal of Honor Society announces that Corporal Tibor Rubin, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away Saturday evening, December 5, 2015, in Garden Grove, California at the age of 86. Corporal Rubin … Continue reading

Students Deliver Thanksgiving Food and Supplies for Injured Veterans Families

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Students from Grace Lutheran School visited the homes of several Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) Alumni members, delivering Thanksgiving baskets filled with holiday food. The students assembled grocery lists, budgeted funds, and shopped to … Continue reading

Legion Commander says, VA Moves are ‘An Insult and a Disgrace’

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The head of the nation’s largest veterans service organization reacted with disappointment about VA’s refusal to terminate two senior executives that were at the heart of the latest scandal involving exorbitant relocation allowances.”After the congressional hearing … Continue reading