Creative Colors International

New Veteran Initiative Seeks to Aid 130,000 Unemployed

Creative Colors International Announces New Two-Part Veteran Employment Initiative Leading Fabric Renovation Franchise Launches National Campaign to Combat Unemployment for Post 9/11 Veterans Mokena, IL – According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are currently more than 130,000 unemployed post 9/11 veterans across the U.S. To assist these deserving veterans in developing job skills […]

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

New Online Career Resource For Military Spouses

Hiring Our Heroes, Toyota, and Blue Star Families Launch First-of-its-kind Online Career Resource for Military Spouses Career Spark Creates Powerful Skills-Based Resume to Help Highly Mobile Military Spouses Overcome Roadblocks to Employment CAMP PENDLETON, CA—The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program, Toyota, and Blue Star Families today introduced Career Spark, a first-of-its-kind online tool […]

Love Me When I'm Gone, by Robert Patrick Lewis

The Fire Within

An Interview With Green Beret Veteran Robert Patrick Lewis A fire is made of many pieces of kindling, an accelerant and a flame. Altogether, it can start small but grow to become something stronger and brighter. As a whole, the fire — small or large — is powerful.

Semper Fi Fund

Semper Fi Fund Raises $5M For Injured Vets

The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation – GoDaddy “Matching Challenge” Raises $5MM to Help Injured Service Members via the Semper Fi Fund Campaign Matching Customer Donations Dollar-for-Dollar Exceeds Original Goal SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (Jan. 7, 2014) – Semper Fi Fund, The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation and GoDaddy have announced the results of their two-month matching […]

Schneider National Military Apprenticeship

Schneider National Ranks Among Top Military Employers

Eight Years Strong: Schneider National Ranks #10 on G.I. Jobs’ Top 100 Military Friendly Employers List Continued Commitment to Hiring Current and Former Military Personnel Makes Schneider Highest Ranking Trucking Company on 2014 List GREEN BAY, Wis. – (November 11, 2013) – Schneider National, Inc., a premier provider of truckload, intermodal and logistics services, announced today […]

Operation: Goodjobs

Walmart Grant to Goodwill Means More Jobs

$5 MILLION WALMART FOUNDATION GRANT HELPS GOODWILL® GROW JOBS PROGRAM FOR VETERANS AND THEIR FAMILIES Operation: GoodJobs Learns from Pilot Program and Expands to Four States with High Concentrations of Veterans ROCKVILLE, Md. — The Walmart Foundation has granted $5 million to Goodwill Industries International to expand Operation: GoodJobs, an initiative that equips military veterans and […]

Actor Max Martini

A Kick Start for Homeless Vets with TBI

“Will Gardner” – A Film about One of America’s Forgotten Heroes  On any single day in the United States, there are close to 68,000 homeless military veterans living on the streets.  The majority of them are young men and single. About 8% are women.  If you find that statistic shameful and disgraceful, you will know […]