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Rebuilding Together Boston, New England Center for Homeless Veterans Celebrate the Relaunch of the NECHV Clothing Store Sponsored by Sears’ Heroes at Home program on Veterans Day

BOSTON, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Veterans Day – Rebuilding Together Boston, a non-profit organization that works in partnership with skilled labor and volunteers to restore homes and non-profit facilities, has completed the major renovation of the New England Center for Homeless Veterans’ (NECHV) retail clothing store. The work was completed courtesy of the funding by […]

American Airlines, American Eagle and Employees Salute Veterans and Military Personnel

FORT WORTH, Texas, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Today, Veterans Day, American Airlines, American Eagle, and their employees will continue their long-standing support of veterans and the military through a series of special activities and programs. “American Airlines has a long history of supporting our armed forces and veterans,” said Roger Frizzell, American’s Vice President Corporate […]

National Park Foundation Invites Americans to Honor Veterans Day by Supporting The Flight 93 National Memorial Campaign

WASHINGTON, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The National Park Foundation is inviting all Americans to honor Veterans Day 2009 by supporting the campaign to complete the Flight 93 National Memorial. The memorial will honor the 40 passengers and crew of United Flight 93, who overtook the 9/11 terrorists aboard their flight and presumably thwarted efforts to […]

Celebrate Veterans with Rebuilding Together and HGTV

WASHINGTON, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Rebuilding Together, the nation’s leading nonprofit organization working to preserve affordable homeownership, has partnered with HGTV, the cable network for home lifestyle programming, to complete a truly life-changing home makeover event for two different homes and its residences. HGTV’s one-hour special, Change the World: American Heroes; is airing on Veteran’s […]

More Than 75 Wounded Warriors Honored With Special Veterans Day Weekend in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — In honor of Veterans Day, more than 75 wounded warriors and their spouses from San Antonio and Washington, D.C. will be flown to Las Vegas for a weekend of relaxation, entertainment, sightseeing, and educational seminars. American Airlines is providing a special “yellow ribbon” charter plane for the wounded warriors […]

Goodwill Helps Veterans Find Careers After Combat

ROCKVILLE, Md., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — They’ve weathered war and devastation and seen the face of death. But many veterans face yet another battle when they return home from active duty to civilian life: finding employment. While struggling to join the workforce, veterans often must deal with other issues, including emotional stress and family financial […]

Mayor Villaraigosa Joins in Launch of New Veterans’ Project

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Public Counsel, the nation’s largest pro bono law firm, today announced the formal launch of the Center for Veterans Advancement – a new legal project at Public Counsel aimed at providing free legal representation to veterans pursuing benefits claims. Since October 2001, approximately […]

Mental Health America Partners With Prescription Audio To Donate $5M in PTSD Treatment Products to Veterans, Active Duty, Families, Providers

ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ — Mental Health America today announced it is partnering with Prescription Audio, a Philadelphia-area based firm (Voorhees, N.J.), to make the company’s scientifically based sound therapy available without charge as a download to veterans, active duty servicemen and women, their family members and health care providers. “We applaud Prescription Audio […]

DNC Chairman Tim Kaine Releases Statement in Honor of Veterans Day

WASHINGTON, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Democratic National Committee (DNC) Chairman Tim Kaine issued the following statement in recognition of Veterans Day: “Today, we honor those Americans who have served throughout our nation’s history – from the wars on our own shores to the beachheads of Europe, from the rice fields of Southeast Asia to the […]