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Commemorate Vietnam Veterans DayWednesday, March 29, 2017

Commemorate Vietnam Veterans Day

March 29 is Vietnam Veterans Day. This day officially commemorates the same day in 1973 on which the last U.S. troops arrived on American soil. 

Heroes Walk Among Us Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Heroes Walk Among Us

Today is National Medal of Honor Day. The first Medal of Honor action was awarded to assistant surgeon Bernard J.D. Irwin, serving in the first major U.S. Apache conflict. Irwin led a group of 14 men who helped aid 60 men who were surrounded by the Chiricahua Apaches in 1861. The Medal of Honor award was not created till 1862, and it wasn’t until 1894 when Irwin received his medal. Since the first award was given there have been many brave men and women who have also received this honor. Here is what you need to know about the Medal of Honor:

9 Simple Ways To Support And Honor VeteransMonday, March 20, 2017

9 Simple Ways To Support And Honor Veterans

Many people want to support charity but face obstacles that make it difficult to do so. Whether it's a constraint on one's time or budget, it sometimes seems impossible to give as much as you wish you could. Here are a few simple ways to make a difference in the lives of veterans without spending a lot of money.

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.