Sentinels of Freedom awards scholarships to wounded veterans-but this money does not lead to a degree. Instead, the organization provides "life scholarships" in an effort to help the injured readjust to civilian life and their new physical challenges. Through donations of time, money, goods and scholarships, veterans receive housing, transportation and employment and education assistance.
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Dust off those bikes, take them out of the garage and get rolling for a great cause! Face of America 2009 begins April 25 in Bethesda, Maryland, to raise awareness of service members injured in the line of duty. The 110-mile bike ride, which ends April 26 in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, also raises funds for World TEAM (The Exceptional Athlete Matters) Sports, an organization that strives to increase awareness, acceptance and integration of people with disabilities through sports.
General Dynamics NASSCO has been awarded a $3.5 million design contract for the U.S. Navy's Mobile Landing Ship program. Under the contract, NASSCO will develop a preliminary ship design based on Navy requirements.
CSC will provide training, technical engineering and documentation services to the U.S. Army's Product Manager Joint-Automatic Identification Technology office under a subcontract with Savi Technology Incorporated, a Lockheed Martin company.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract by the U.S. Army to provide simulation and training products to U.S. and coalition forces. The Simulation, Training and Instrumentation Omnibus Contract II is a multiple-award contract with a ceiling value of $17.5 billion over 10 years.
Horus Vision Receives Navy Contract for Maintenance and Support of Scout Sniper Observation Telescope
The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems a contract for research, development and operation of information fusion as it relates to the Information Fusion Center established by the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division to support U.S. Navy, U.S. Defense Department and U.S. Department of Homeland Security operations.
The contract has a maximum potential value of $95.2 million.