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Body armor company making masks to donate to hospital

Aspetto, a company we have previously reported on, has converted their manufacturing power to start producing face masks. The local business will then donate the masks to medical workers at Mary Washington Hospital. This medical facility, located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, is one of the largest hospitals in the area. According to their website, the hospital …

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Battling PTSD through Meditation: An Interview with Vetitation’s Erik Younger

PTSD is a problem.  I think everyone, across all sides of the aisle and walks of life, can recognize that. Perhaps we are too quick to force pills down our veteran’s throats or they self medicate at the bottom of a bottle. Regardless, the problem is not going away, so it’s up to everyday heroes …

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Unacceptable! Veterans Homeless Shelter in Need of Emergency Funds

Final Salute‘s mission is simple – to provide women homeless veterans and their children a place off of the street where they can put their lives back together. Now, without emergency funding, the home may stay vacant. The charity was founded in 2010 by Jas Boothe, a Major in the Army Reserves who found herself homeless …

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Special Operations Wounded Warriors: “Takin’ Bacon”

Joel Pellicci and his friends had a problem; the population of wild pigs in South Carolina was skyrocketing, and they had to find a way to thin the herd in their area. That hog problem quickly turned into a humanitarian effort. “Sitting around the campfire one night somebody said, you know what we need to do? …

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Combat Flip Flops: How This Business Transforms Terror into Tuition

Spring is here. For most of us, it means looking forward to warmer weather and dusting off our summer clothes. But for many people living, working, and fighting in the Middle East and around the globe, it is the start of “Fighting Season,” when terror groups and soldiers come out of hiding to resume battle. …

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Kurt Busch’s Ex Allegedly Stole $600,000 From Military Charity

The former girlfriend of NASCAR star Kurt Busch is accused of stealing $600,000 from a military charity she was president of for 12 years. Patricia Driscoll was charged Tuesday with embezzling money from the Armed Forces Foundation, whose mission is to support service members, veterans and their families, is a D.C.-based nonprofit.  Its work includes …

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