Patriot Run Across America

Patriot Run Across America

‘Patriot Run Across America’ Seeks to Raise One Million Dollars for Wounded Warrior Project by Running from San Francisco to Key West in 80 Days On March 1, 2012 ultra distance runner John Pyle will begin the ‘Patriot Run Across America’ with a goal of clocking 45 miles daily over 80 days, finishing with the […]

Sodexo CEO George Chavel signs statement of support for Sodexo employees who serve in the Guard and Reserve

Sodexo Recognized for Fourth Consecutive Year as a Top Military Friendly Employer

GAITHERSBURG, Md., November 15, 2011 – Sodexo was named one of the nation’s top 100 Military Friendly Employers for its enterprise-wide focus on hiring, supporting and retaining military veterans and reservists, according to GI Jobs, the premier publication for post-military employment. The GI Jobs list recognizes the best corporate recruitment and retention programs aimed at […]

Grantham University

Grantham University Named Top University for Veterans

Grantham University, a 60-year-old institution delivering accredited online degrees to working adult students around the world, has been named a top university for veterans by Military Times EDGE. The rankings are a result of a poll of more than 500 student veterans. The categories the polling covered included tuition, participation in the Yellow Ribbon Program, […]

Excelsior College

If Military Decreases Tuition Assistance, Excelsior College Will Drop Tuition

Excelsior College Assures Students Using Military Tuition Assistance (TA) Program “We’ve got your back” If proposed cuts in the military tuition assistance program happen, Excelsior’s students will not have to make up the difference Albany, N.Y. (November 1, 2011) – The Department of Defense (DoD) may be considering reducing the amount of tuition assistance it provides […]

Chad Sowash, VP of DirectEmployers, and veteran

Why Should I Hire Veterans?

Jim Stroud of the job-blog interviews Chad Sowash, VP of Business Development for DirectEmployers and U.S. Army  Sergeant First Class, on the many benefits of hiring veterans and what they have to offer in the workplace in terms of discipline, skills, and abilities imbued to them by their military service.

National Resource Directory

Wounded Warrior Project Announces Collaboration with the National Resource Directory

WASHINGTON– Wounded Warrior Project™ (WWP), a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing awareness, recovery programs and other services to wounded warriors, today announced a collaboration with the National Resource Directory (NRD),, the website for the wounded warrior, service member and veteran communities. WWP is the first organization to implement the NRD’s newest feature, a […]