Blog Posts in "Military Programs"

Join Wreathes Across America on National Wreaths Across America Day December 17, 2022 at 12:00pm 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 3,400 additional locations in all 50 U.S. states, at sea, and abroad. To find a particiapting location near you, follow the link here . From this page you can select a location from the map or search by zip code, location name, or city. By selecting the location and clicking "view" you will go to the l... read more

On December 7th, join G.I. Jobs for the BIGGEST event of year - the Military Friendly® Employer Virtual Job Fair ! This virtual job fairwill be open from 12-4pm for you to meet 1-on-1 with company reps looking to hire you, chat with 50+ recruiters LIVE & real time, and submit your resume directly to hiring managers. Sign Up . Jointhe event from your phone any time from 12-4pm and just check it out. Here are a few of the companies and schools who will there to meet with you: Security Industry Specialists, Federal Bureau of Prisons, Ascension, Leidos, General Dynamics Electric Boat, Clearance J... read more

Trees for Troops delivers the spirit of Christmas to military families-one christmas tree at a time Mission The mission of the Christmas Spirit Foundation is to advance the Christmas Spirit for kids, families & the environment through programs & activities. About Trees for Troops Trees for Troops, a program of the Christmas SPIRIT Foundation, provides free, farm-grown Christmas Trees to United States armed forces members in all branches of the military and their families, through donations, sponsorships, grants and the work of many volunteers. Review our Trees for Troops Fast Facts for more. ... read more

Wow, look what was just announced.....A new lifetime pass for National Parks and Federal Recreation Lands, called America the Beautiful. This new lifetime pass for Gold Star Families & Veterans is being offered to demonstrate the country's immense gratitude and respect for those who have served and defended our country. Photo courtesy of NPS OVERVIEW OF AMERICA THE BEAUTIFUL--NEW LIFETIME PASS $10 processing fee on USGS Store, Free in person at sites that issue passes. Available to Gold Star Families and Veterans . See section below for specific documentation required. Obtained in person at F... read more

Bidding is now open for the Homes For Our Troops 6th Annual Veterans Day Celebrity Auction offered through eBay for Charity! The auction will run from now until Sunday, Nov. 13, 2022, at 3 P.M. PST/ 6 P.M. EST. The charity auction will give shoppers the opportunity to bid on in-person and Zoom experiences, luxury items, and autographed memorabilia from various movie stars, musicians, and sports figures to help us Build Homes and Rebuild Lives. There have been over 100 items and experiences donated so far! Some auction items include: Lunch for 2 in Manhattan with Paul Rudd and Jake Tapper Tick... read more