Win the Ultimate Fan Cave from the NFL & USAA Salute to Service Sweepstakes
The effects of the pandemic led to the NFL and USAA to reinvent their Salute to Service program. This year, the NFL and USAA have announced an updated program sweepstakes, where active-duty military and veterans can enter to win five Ultimate Fan Cave prize packages.
A 59-Year-Old Combat Vet Redid Basic Training and Finished in the Top 10% of His Class
A 59 year old combat veteran becomes the oldest graduate to complete army basic training while also finishing in the top 10% of his class.
National Guard and Coast Guard Hurricane Cleanup from Laura, Sally
The National Guard and Coast Guard have been activated multiple times this summer to help with hurricane cleanup on the Gulf Coast and to assist local first responders with search-and-rescue, aid efforts, and damage control.
Arlington National Cemetery to Reopen With Reduced Hours
After being closed in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Arlington National Cemetery will open to the public with reduced hours starting September 9th.
Five Military Hospitals to Support COVID-19 Vaccine Trial
The Department of Defense announced that 5 military medical facilities and hospitals will be participating in Phase III of COVID-19 vaccine trials.
Remembering Mets Legend and Marine Vet Tom Seaver
Mets Legend and Marines veteran Tom Seaver passed away on August 31, 2020, at age 75 after complications from dementia and COVID-19.
Coast Guard Crew Surprised by Shark Attack During Swim
The Coast Guard Cutter Kimball set up a special swim call for crew members when a shark was spotted nearby. Warning shots were fired to successfully avoid a coast guard shark attack.
New High-Tech Marines Wargaming Center Expected to be Up in 2024
The Marine Corps is building a new wargaming center for high-tech situations in Quantico, Virginia that is scheduled to open in 2024.
Air Force Seeks to Bring Computers and Human Brains Closer Together
By Tristan Jung The Air Force is trying to bring computerized learning directly into the human brain. A recent research effort announced by the Air Force Research Laboratory’s 711th Human […]
These 23 Retailers Are Juicing Up Their Military Discounts For Veterans Day
Every November, retailers honor the military community with exclusive Veterans Day deals and offers. We put them together in a handy list to help you save and discover new brands. […]
2920 Sleep Taps Military Veterans to Represent Brand
Direct to Consumer E-Commerce Brand 2920 Sleep is focused on helping consumers with the most important 8 hours of each day. Getting the doctor recommend sleep each day, each year. […]
Ford Salutes Active Military and Veterans this Independence Day with Additional Cash Back
From its inception, the Ford Motor Company has focused on giving back. In fact, Henry Ford felt so strongly that companies should be philanthropic that, in 1903, he said, “A […]
Celebrating the Military with Independence Day Specials
As a special thanks to the military for making this – and every – Independence Day a day to be celebrated, many companies are offering special discounts for the holiday. […]
Retailers Honor the Military with Offerings of Appreciation
Since 1999, the United States has observed National Military Appreciation Month. During May, there are six days designated to honor the current and former members of the U.S. Armed Forces, […]
31 Veterans Day Discounts for the Military You Don’t Want to Miss
Every November, retailers honor the military community with exclusive Veterans Day discounts. We put them together in a handy list to help you save and discover new brands. Current and […]
Sam’s Club Offers Military Veterans Sweet Rewards this Veterans Day
When journalists asked soldiers what they were fighting for during World War II, a common response was “for mom and apple pie.” Since then, nonprofits and brands alike have delivered […]
Athletic Apparel Brand Gives Back to Military Community with Charity T-shirts and Discount
HYLETE designs and builds premium athletic apparel, and footwear for a passionate community. A large part of that community is made up of the men and women of the armed […]
Health Tips for Military Veterans of Every Age
Let’s be honest–the health and exercise habits service members learn during basic training don’t always continue after their military service ends. Military veterans of all ages, from a twenty-something fresh […]
3 Perks Military Veterans Can Claim Now with Their Sam’s Club Membership
Autumn isn’t just the season of back-to-school, approaching holidays, and unpredictable weather–it’s also the season for frequent trips to the store stocking up on essentials for the entire family. Military […]
Easily Update Your Contact Information on Vets.gov
DID YOU KNOW? You Can Now Update Your Contact Information Online with the Vets.gov Vets.gov recently released a feature to allow you to update your contact information with VA online. […]