Delivering On Our Promise

Delivering On Our Promise

During 12 years of war, this nation did not falter when it came to thanking today’s veterans for their service. But, all of those salutes, all of those half-time ceremonies, all of those airline upgrades implied a promise. It’s time for us to deliver.
Justin Verlander The Hidden Wounds of War

Justin Verlander: The Hidden Wounds of War

Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander shows support for the mental well-being of our veterans.
Stronger Than Yesterday

Stronger Than Yesterday

Afghanistan veteran and amputee, Taylor Morris, and his girlfriend, Danielle Kelly, have a bond that inspires people from all walks of life.
John Mayer Pays Tribute to America s Unsung Heroes

John Mayer Pays Tribute to America's Unsung Heroes

Singer-songwriter John Mayer is best known for his contributions as a musician. Lately, he has been following another passion: supporting our servicemembers.
A New Chapter Going Back to School After Transitioning

A New Chapter: Going Back to School After Transitioning

While for many, the idea of retirement conjures up visions of poolside piña coladas in Bora Bora or tooling around in a golf cart in Florida, talk to retired Army Command Sergeant Major William Joe Gainey, and you get the sense that maybe that’s just not his style.
From the Warzone to the Classroom

From the Warzone to the Classroom

Three students talk about transitioning back into civilian life and hitting the books after deployment.
Code of Silence Why Service Members Are Not Requesting Help

Code of Silence: Why Service Members Are Not Requesting Help

Troops returning from combat are facing another battle at home – the stigma surrounding post-traumatic stress disorder.
Bucking the Trends The Wyakin Warrior Foundation

Bucking the Trends: The Wyakin Warrior Foundation

Freedom. It is a word held dearly by Americans, because it is the bedrock on which our country was founded.
Debt of Gratitude How Can We Repay Those Who Selflessly Serve

Debt of Gratitude: How Can We Repay Those Who Selflessly Serve?

The men and women who serve in the military and who are fearlessly defending our freedom may not have access to a computer or phone, so managing  finances can be that much more challenging.
Going Back to School after the Military

Going Back to School after the Military

Finding a school that provides the best value for military members and veterans can be a daunting task.
Hiring Our Heroes Leveraging the Best America Has to Offer

Hiring Our Heroes: Leveraging the Best America Has to Offer

A major challenge for veterans, and the employers who want to hire them, is how to align military experience with the civilian workplace. A new program spearheaded by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation seeks to change that.
Tom Hanks Speaks From The Heart

Tom Hanks Speaks From The Heart

Playing a United States military member on screen is not the only way Tom Hanks is connected to our armed forces. He is an advocate for our veterans, urging a mericans to get involved on a personal level.
Through the Eyes of an Amputee

Through the Eyes of an Amputee

Walking up and down stairs is a challenge with most prosthetic knees, but retired Army Sergeant Bill Dunham’s allows him to do so much easier.
Home Improvements Help Veterans Move Forward

Home Improvements Help Veterans Move Forward

Volunteers are a vital resource in providing support to military personnel and their families.
Ward Carroll A New Beginning

Ward Carroll: A New Beginning

Editor of Military.com, Ward Carroll, opens up about the challenges of transitioning into civilian life.
Got Your Six Bridging the Civilian Military Divide

Got Your Six: Bridging the Civilian-Military Divide

A program founded by Chris Marvin to help veterans find their roles in society again.
Uniting Our Veterans From Past to Present

Uniting Our Veterans: From Past to Present

Reintegration means much more now than ever before. The best ‘thank you’ to give is to get involved in welcoming our troops home.
The Rise of Online Military Education

The Rise of Online Military Education

The military has always been a great opportunity for advancement. Over the past few years, educational options while on active duty have grown exponentially.
 Fatigues to Fabulous Launches National Campaign for Female Veterans

'Fatigues to Fabulous' Launches National Campaign for Female Veterans

Women, past and present, have been an invaluable part of our country's military. It's time we proudly show our support.
Veteran s Day More than Just a Holiday

Veteran's Day: More than Just a Holiday

This Veteran’s Day, please join us in honoring our active duty troops, veterans and their families. 
Veterans Share Near Death Experiences

Veterans Share Near-Death Experiences

When a service member is severely injured in battle, that day is thereafter referred to as their “alive day” — a day when life is changed irrevocably.  
No Small Gesture How Companies and Individuals Can Show Support for Troops

No Small Gesture: How Companies and Individuals Can Show Support for Troops

Showing support for veterans can take form in many ways, from simple letters to corporate initiatives. 
Landmark Study Reveals U S Not Doing Enough for Women Veterans

Landmark Study Reveals U.S. Not Doing Enough for Women Veterans

New research has revealed that nearly 300,000 women veterans are put at risk by a system designed for and dominated by male veterans.
Finding Courage After Fire The Difficult Transition to Civilian Life

Finding Courage After Fire: The Difficult Transition to Civilian Life

Life after the military doesn’t mean a life without purpose. Veterans have fought hard for their communities and country while in uniform. Now they’re continuing the fight as civilians.