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Common Misconceptions about Veterans

Common Misconceptions about Veterans

Hiring managers are often excited about hiring a veteran. They know they will be adding a hard-working, loyal team member to their company. However, as more and more veterans return as join or rejoin the workforce, we must dispel the misconceptions people have about...
Non-Profit Spotlight: Puppies Behind Bars

Non-Profit Spotlight: Puppies Behind Bars

It’s no secret that dogs are incredible companions, intelligent animals, and loyal friends. When these beautiful canines work closely with human beings, their mission can become that more powerful. Puppies Behind Bars is one of the finest examples that...
Celebrities Supporting the Military

Celebrities Supporting the Military

Although celebrities usually make the news for sensationalized reasons, there are many famous people who use their fame to do good for former and current military members. Here are six celebrities who are making a difference in the lives of many military families:...
Country Singers who are Veterans

Country Singers who are Veterans

The music genre beloved by patriots from sea to shining sea has been performed by a number of men and women in uniform over the years. Some of them even found fame and hit the country music charts. Did you know that these country musicians also served their country?...
Nonprofit Spotlight: Project Healing Waters

Nonprofit Spotlight: Project Healing Waters

  Returning home from active duty can be tough for a lot of veterans. Returning injured can be an even harder adjustment. Nonprofits like Project Healing Waters are here to help soften the struggle of coming back injured by giving vets the opportunity to...
Ways to Connect with your Community this Summer

Ways to Connect with your Community this Summer

Summer is here! That means there is ample time and opportunity to form relationships with community members. What are some ways you can connect with your community this summer? Plan a Block Party The long nights of summer provide a great time to catch up with...
Supporting Your Community Through Coaching

Supporting Your Community Through Coaching

Do you ever look out peewee soccer field and wonder what on Earth could have convinced their coach to take on the challenge of wrangling five-year-olds around the field? Coaching a sport is absolutely a challenge, but like most challenges, it comes with great rewards....
Equine Therapy for Veterans

Equine Therapy for Veterans

Countless numbers of veterans return home and face a long battle with depression. One way the Department of Veterans Affair has suggested addressing this is through the use of equine therapy. Presence When you’re around an unpredictable animal that weighs up to 2,000...