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Celebrate National Bird Day With 10 Facts About EaglesThursday, January 5, 2017

Bald EagleDid you know January 5 is celebrated as National Bird Day in the U.S.? While the day is actually about getting citizens involved in monitoring the health of our nation's wild bird population, it's also a good time to learn more about our famous national bird, the Bald Eagle. 

Fun New Year's Traditions To Try In 2017Sunday, January 1, 2017

Fun New Year's Traditions To Try In 2017

Most people get their celebrations in on New Year's Eve, while New Year's Day is usually spent as a relaxing day with family. You probably have quite a few traditions for New Year's Eve such as watching the ball drop in Times Square, but there are plenty of fun traditions for the first day of the year too. 

Donate Before Midnight For A 2016 Tax DeductionSaturday, December 31, 2016

Donate Before Midnight For A 2016 Tax Deduction

Did you know there's still a little time to get one last deduction for the 2016 tax year? Many people don't realize that you can still donate your car tonight and get a tax deduction for this year. All you need to do is call or fill out a donation form before 11:59 p.m. tonight! 

How To Donate Your Car To Charity Last MinuteWednesday, December 28, 2016

How To Donate Your Car To Charity Last Minute

With the end of the year fast approaching, you may be wondering if you can still donate a car this year and receive a tax deduction. The good news is, Vehicles For Veterans is here to help you get a 2016 tax deduction all the way up to 11:59 p.m. on Dec. 31. Even those who do things last-minute can still get in on a 2016 tax deduction this year. 

A Thank You Goes A Long WayWednesday, December 21, 2016

A Thank You Goes A Long Way

As the holidays are approaching and you have many things on your mind. Take the time to say thank you to a veteran. The holidays can be especially hard for those who have served for our country. Try one of these ten things below and make a veteran's day a little brighter. 

Activities To Make Deployment EasierTuesday, December 20, 2016

Activities To Make Deployment Easier

The holidays can be tough when your loved one is deployed, especially when it is a parent or a spouse.  Here are some activities to help make deployment easier.

3 Defining Moments In Marine Corps History Friday, December 16, 2016

3 Defining Moments In Marine Corps History

The Marine Corps has a long and rich history. From winning the first battle on foreign soil to introducing some of the first female teams on the front lines, the Marine Corps has made many strides in how our military works.

Happy 380th Birthday National Guard Friday, December 9, 2016

Throughout history the National Guard has helped the U.S. overseas and in times of crisis at home. There have been many famous people to serve in the National Guard that you might not have known. Their achievements out of the military overshadowed their military roles.

History Of The U.S. Air ForceThursday, December 8, 2016

History Of The U.S. Air Force

On Sept. 18, 1947, the U.S. Air Force was born as an independent service equal to both the Navy and Army. However, the Air Force had a long history before that date and even more after. Here are some parts you need to know about the history of the Air Force:

It Was The Sand In Our OysterTuesday, December 6, 2016

It Was The Sand In Our Oyster

Today is the 75th Anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. The attack started at 7:53 a.m. and was over by 1 p.m. Many of us have seen the devastating photos of the attack that crippled our Pacific Fleet and probably have learned the history of the attack. However, did you know that there were also women who were based in Hawaii at this time?