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Is Car Donation Right For You?Thursday, March 16, 2017

Is Car Donation Right For You?

With so many options for getting rid of an unwanted vehicle, you may be wondering about the benefits of car donation and whether it's the right fit for you. If you have an unwanted vehicle, you can trade it in at a dealer, sell it on Craigslist, put it into storage or, if the condition is bad enough, scrap it.

Veterans With A Loud BarkMonday, March 13, 2017

Veterans With A Loud Bark

Today is K-9 Veterans Day and as a way to celebrate these heroes here are some of the most famous war dogs in history. 

Memorials To Women In The MilitaryWednesday, March 8, 2017

Memorials To Women In The Military

In honor of Women's History Month, we've put together a list of memorials of women who have served in the military. There aren't nearly as many memorials to female vets and women who have helped the military, but they are out there if you know where to look.

Celebrate 75 Years Of SeabeesSunday, March 5, 2017

Celebrate 75 Years Of Seabees
March 5, 2017 marks the 75th birthday of the Seabees. The Seabees have a simple motto: “We build, we fight.” To put it plainly, the Seabees are the construction workers of the U.S. Military. Ever since their first action on March 5, 1942, the Navy’s Seabees have been an elite force of construction battalions in every American conflict and humanitarian efforts.

Lucky Activities On St. Patrick’s Day 2017Friday, March 3, 2017

Lucky Activities On St. Patrick’s Day 2017

Every year across the world on March 17 you see a lot of green and shamrocks. St. Patrick’s Day, once a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland, has turned into international festivals of celebrating Irish culture with traditional foods, parades, and dancing. Support our troops and participate in St. Patrick’s Day activities on military bases. 

Bring A Little Sparkle To Someone’s Life Monday, February 27, 2017

Bring A Little Sparkle To Someone’s Life

Have you ever been walking through a mall or outside and notice someone who looks like they are having a bad day? Bring a little sunshine to their life with a random act of kindness. It might make you step out of your comfort zone, but it will make this experience all the more thrilling. If you are having a hard time coming up with ideas or want to do something that isn’t ordinary here is a list to help bring joy to others.

Celebrate Presidents' Day On Feb. 20 Monday, February 20, 2017

Celebrate Presidents' Day On Feb. 20

Originally celebrated in 1885 in honor of George Washington's Birthday on Feb. 22, Presidents' Day is now celebrated the third Monday in February. Presidents' Day will be celebrated on Feb. 20 this year and it is a great time to reflect on all of the hard and important work presidents have done throughout our nation's history. 

7 Reasons To Donate Your Car To CharitySunday, February 19, 2017

7 Reasons To Donate Your Car To Charity

When you have an unwanted vehicle, there are plenty of ways you can get rid of it. You can attempt to sell it online, place a newspaper ad, trade it in to a car dealer, or put it into long-term storage in case you ever need it again. However, those options can be time consuming, expensive and disappointing. 

Treating Subclinical PTSD In VeteransThursday, February 16, 2017

Treating Subclinical PTSD In Veterans

The symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) affect many veterans on a daily basis, but not all veterans with the symptoms are officially diagnosed with PTSD. It is possible to have many of the symptoms, but fall just short of the threshold that defines PTSD. Many veterans fall into this category. Despite having many of the same experiences as those with PTSD, they may not receive the same treatment as those with a PTSD diagnosis. 

Celebrate National Salute To Veteran Patients Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Celebrate National Salute To Veteran Patients

To many people, Feb. 14 is recognized as Valentine’s Day. Yet, to many others Feb. 14 is the day to celebrate the National Salute To Veteran Patients. This special day is a time to express utmost appreciation to veterans. At the same time, it helps increase the awareness of the community to how important the VA medical center can be. Finally, this impactful day will hopefully give the local community the inspiration they need to become more involved as volunteers.