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Please join The Greene Turtle Hampton on February 16, 2020, as they host a fundraising event for fallen police officer Katie Thyne and her 2 year-old daughter. Our community mourns the death of Katie Thyne. On January 23, 2020, just prior to 7pm, one of Newport News Police officers, Katie Thyne, was dragged by a seven-time felon and killing her by crashing into a tree with her stuck in the door. Katie Thyne was a 24-year-old mother to a beautiful two-year old, Raegan. She was a member of our Police Department and was only on the street for less than 4 months after being released from Field Tr... read more

Folds of Honor Scholarship Application Now Open! About Folds of Honor Our Mission~Since 2007, the Folds of Honor has carried forth this singular, noble mission. To provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service-members. Our motto says it best. Honor Their Sacrifice. Educate Their Legacy. For the pastseveral years, CORT has been a proud partner and supporter of the Folds of Honor Foundation, with the mission of providing education through scholarships to spouses and children of soldiers lost or severely disabled in service to our country. Lear... read more

Great news for Military Kiddos, the National Military Family Association has announced the 2020 Operation Purple Camp locations and dates! Since 2004, Operation Purple Camp has served over 64,000 Military Kids. Operation Purple Camp is a free week long camp available to military children from all military branches. Operation Purple Camp's mission is to help alleviatethe stresses of military life and connect with kids just like them. It's a great opportunity. Below are the announced locations of the 2020 camp season. While at an Operation Purple Camp your child will enjoy an array of camp expe... read more

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The Pat Tillman Foundation's Mission The Pat Tillman Foundation invests in military veterans and their spouses through academic scholarships - building a diverse community of leaders committed to service to others. The Pat Tillman Foundation was established in 2004 following Pat's death while serving with the 75th Ranger Regiment in Afghanistan. Scholarships awarded annually to veterans, active servicemembers and their spouses via the Tillman Scholars program. Every year, Pat Tillman Foundation receives thousands of applications from military veterans and their spouses nationwide. Up to 60 of... read more