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Paying Respect For The Military Dead of All Wars at Evergreen Washelli Cemetery

June 30, 2018

Paying Respect For The Military Dead of All Wars at Evergreen Washelli Cemetery

Jordan Houghton of American Legion Post 206 in Seattle, Washington has spent weeks cleaning the tombstones of veterans serving in various wars. He and his fellow American Legion members believe that this service is a good way to honor those who served our country. Evergreen Washelli Cemetery holds the remains of men and women who […]

June 29, 2018

A Year After Scandal, Veterans Families Still Denied Assistance

Last year, investigative reporting revealed that there were certain centers in the Veteran’s Affairs network that were dropping needy families from the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers. The program, in short, acknowledges the sacrifices family often make to take care of wounded veterans by offering caregivers a stipend for essentially performing a full […]

June 28, 2018

Homeless Veterans Get Their Benefits Extended

Veterans in Hoosier, Indianapolis who are homeless or at-risk for being homeless will get an increase in their benefits package. The Rotary Club of Indianapolis gave out 180 backpacks with essential items to the Hoosier Veteran Assistance Foundation. Michael Vann is a veteran. He has stated that many veterans are homeless because they do not […]

June 27, 2018

Over 400 Veterans Running for Office as Their Representation Lowers in Congress

According to a recent ABC News article and With Honor, which is an organization that help constituents find veterans running for office, over 400 veterans are currently running for office in this year’s midterm. ABC’s article also presents a crucial fact on why more veterans are running, as recent Pew Research data shows that veterans […]

June 26, 2018

The Veterans Health Bill Has Reached President Trump.

Apart from God’s mercy, of course, you have probably heard of the respected veterans who put in a lot of work to protect the state. Therefore, while each American has a different life to live every day, not one person can fit into the shoes of beloved veterans, the brave men who keep Americans safe […]

June 25, 2018

UBER Platform Assists Veterans

UBER is a great way to get around. Gone are the days of the designated driver. Just call UBER! Dinner and drinks with friends become a safe, worry-free experience. Your car doesn’t start and you have to be at work within 30 minutes? Odds are your boss will never know if you have the UBER […]

June 24, 2018

Volunteers and Vets Hold 24 HR Memorial

At the World War II memorial in Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, it is a neighborhood tradition to stand guard at the memorial every year on the eve of Memorial Day. One thing that makes this tradition different is the fact that every year, volunteers and vets stand guard at the memorial all night- from 10 […]