Female vets, who currently number close to two million, may have it even tougher than their male counterparts. One such veteran is Donna, a Denver-based, single mom, whose struggles lasted far longer than her deployment.
Technically savvy and patriotic, Nick Lopez always knew he wanted to use his talent to serve his country.
Under the GI Bill, veterans are provided with financial support for education, making college a viable dream.
Philanthropy-focused corporations and businesses recognize that healthy, robust communities are integral to their bottom line. Supporting neighborhood-based initiatives and projects not only keeps companies solvent, but also beautifies local roadways and parks, helps to maintain […]
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Small Business Saturday will take place nationwide this year on November 29th. Since its launch in 2010 it has helped change the landscape of big-city neighborhoods and small town U.S.A.
Setting the table can wait, here are some of the best activities your family can enjoy on Thanksgiving morning.
Your family has been anticipating this day since forever, and finally, your soldier’s deployment is coming to an end. Preparing yourself for the big day and what comes after will require more than simply hanging up a banner and baking a cake. Every military family is different, but most will benefit from these home coming tips.
It’s never too early to start grooming the next generation of compassionate givers. Here are some basics that can help you get started this holiday season.
End-of-year, charitable giving not only nabs you a nice tax deduction, but it also gives you the opportunity to support meaningful causes of importance to you. Here are some considerations to mull over before you write that check.
In an ongoing effort to support returning veterans to re-establish themselves in viable careers, the Department of Veterans Affairs has established a vocational, rehabilitation program, called Compensated Work Therapy (CWT).
Elite Navy SEAL sniper Howard Wasdin survived the infamous battle made famous in the hit movie “Black Hawk Down,” but medical retirement and coming home, presented him with challenges he never expected.
Non-profits rely heavily on end-of-year giving, to help them fulfill their annual goals and realize their vision of how to make the world a better place. Giving comes from the heart as well as the wallet, so choosing wisely makes sense. If you’re looking for suggestions and want to have huge impact, these five charities are worth your consideration and discretionary income.
With huge profit comes huge responsibility. Currently, a number of corporations have enhanced their public profiles by simply doing good, increasing their sustainability efforts and maintaining high levels of charitable giving. Here are a few of America’s corporate frontrunners to keep on your radar.
Here are some simple tricks that can help you reduce your water usage and lower your water bill this summer.