An initiative of Microsoft, Elevate America Veterans helps former troops and their spouses acquire the skills and resources necessary for success in the workplace. The effort brings together public, private and nonprofit organizations interested in contributing their expertise, cash or other assets.
Lockheed Martin Corporation Missiles and Fire Control, Orlando, Florida, is being awarded a nearly $50 million firm-fixed-price contract for procurement of 18 AN/AAQ-30 target sight systems (TSS) that will be integrated into the AH-1Z Cobra attack helicopter. This integration is part of the USMC H-1 upgrade program to remanufacture legacy aircraft with state of the art designs incorporated into the existing fleet of AH-1Ws, converting them to AH-1Zs.
Military OneSource allows all levels of filmmakers to flex their skills to help military families and groups get or stay connected.
This website is both heartwarming and simple. Military families submit the videos and stories of their loved ones' return from deployment for others to enjoy.
This organization aids artists who served their country in the military promote their works and careers in the mainstream arts world.
Veterans, activists and artists come together through this organization that provides a cathartic outlet for those who have served in the U.S. military. Through art-making workshops, veterans can share their personal wartime experiences as well as expand on the traditional stories surrounding military service and culture.
The Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE) launched Real Warriors in 2007 to help returning service members, veterans and their loved ones deal with invisible wounds such as traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Free for a limited time: prepare your family for the challenges of deployment with this comprehensive iPhone app
Since 2004, this organization has offered support to Marines and their loved ones in Florida. In addition to working for active-duty families, the group reaches out to reservists, retired Marines, veterans, wounded warriors and those in boot camp or the delayed entry program.
The president and CEO of the USO of Metropolitan Washington encourages everyone to remember our troops and their families as we celebrate our nation's independence.
This online document is designed for families and health care providers to use as they address the mental and emotional health needs of toddlers to teenagers.
Members of the military community interested in outdoor recreation will enjoy the U.S. Navy's Moral, Welfare and Recreation site. It lists Navy campgrounds in many states around the country, including Hawaii, as well as in Italy and Japan.
This special travel organization offers service members and other U.S. Defense Department personnel a chance to enjoy vacations for discount prices at more than 3,500 time share properties in approximately 80 countries.
This North American Riding for the Handicapped Association (NARHA) program offers different types of assistance and therapy to veterans through equine activities.
The SIGNAL staff extends its appreciation to our service men and women, veterans and their families this Memorial Day. Because freedom isn't free.
Military members transitioning to the civilian workplace have a new resource for their job searches courtesy of the U.S. Defense Department.
The Marine Corps-Law Enforcement Foundation helps children who lost a parent serving our country at home or abroad. It ensures their dreams can still come true by providing scholarship funds for higher education.
The U.S. Air Force may be the newest military branch, but it has had a public museum dedicated to its achievements since 1955.
An iPhone app launched by the U.S. Army lets soldiers post blogs anytime, anywhere as part of the Army Strong Stories program.
This museum is dedicated to honoring the U.S. Navy. Features include naval artifacts, models, documents and art that chronicle the history of the sea service.