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. Get the entire family involved in this wonderful mission. Every year, Soldiers' Angels receives thousands of Valentine's Day cards for service members and veterans. This year, Soldiers' Ang... read more

The 2020 program is open! Submit your applicationONLINE (new this year) no later than February 24, 2020. Now entering its 20th 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 2020-21 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

In honor of Veterans Day, Veterans United Home Loans is rallying to donate as much money as possible to Operation Gratitude in hopes of sending 10,000 care packages to deployed troops. They need your help......Let's do this! The best news, you can help & join the campaign! Here’s how it works: “Like” our Veterans Day post on Facebook and/or Instagram . $1 goes to Operation Gratitude for every “like” the posts get by Thanksgiving. Operation Gratitude will send Care Packages to our Military and Veteran heroes to say "thank you" to all who serve. You spread the word and help Operation Gratitude ... read more

Do you have a child interested in studying abroad? The Gilman-McCain Scholarship can help! The U.S. Department of State is proud to announce the John McCain International Scholarship for the Undergraduate Children of Military Families (Gilman-McCain Scholarship). The Scholarship is a congressionally funded initiative of the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State and named after the late senator John S. McCain from Arizona. With the support of the U.S. Congress, this scholarship honors the Senator’s legacy of public service by enabling undergraduate children... read more

Join Wreathes Across America on National Wreaths Across America Day December 14, 2019 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 1,600 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