Blog Posts in "Military Non-Profits"

Looking for a great way to show Deployed Military Members & Veterans in VA Hospitals some LOVE this Valentine's Day? Join Soldiers' Angels Valentines for Veterans Initiative, a wonderful way to show Military & Veterans that we are thinking of them. There is nothing better than knowing that someone is thinking of you and a beautiful handmade or store-bought card is the perfect way to show your appreciation. Every year, Soldiers' Angels receives thousands of Valentine's Day cards for service members and veterans. This year, Soldiers' Angels is asking for you to consider including $1 for every V... read more

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO THE USO~ 78 YEARS OF MILITARY SUPPORT! Today, February 4th, 2019 The United Service Organization Celebrates 78 Years Of Military Support. We are so grateful for THE USOand volunteers for all the ways in which they support and uplift the spirits of the Military Community both at home and overseas. Thank you for all you do USO~ 78 Years of Military Support and still going strong. THE USO Mission The USO strengthens America’s military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation. For over 75 years, the USO has bee... read more

The 2019 program is open! Submit your applicationONLINE (new this year) no later than February 15, 2019. Now entering its 19th year, Fisher House Foundation's program was created to recognize the contributions of military families to the readiness of the fighting force and to celebrate the role of the commissary in the military family community. The Scholarships for Military Children Program for the 2019-20 school year application process is now open! At least one scholarship worth $2,000 will be awarded at every commissary location where qualified applications are received. Who Can Apply for... read more

The holidays are a time to spend with family and friends. But, for many military members getting home for the holidays is often a challenge due to the expenses of traveling. Armed Services YMCA and Jack Daniel's teamed up to make a big difference in the lives of active duty junior-enlisted military and their families. They realize the importance of being together with family over the holidays. In 2011, Operation Ride Home was born and it has been bringing holiday cheer ever since. Learn more about this amazing initiative, how you can apply, and how you can help send even more military members... read more

Join Wreathes Across America on National Wreaths Across America Day December 15, 2018 Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor and Teach is carried out by coordinating wreath-laying ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, as well as over 1,200 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea, and abroad. It is encourage that every volunteer who places a wreath on a veteran's grave to say that veteran's name aloud and take a moment to thank them for their service to our country. It's a small act that goes a long way toward keeping the memory of ... read more