State names annual ‘scrooges’ and ‘angels’ charities

By  Maya T. Prabhu |Post and Courier | Published at 12:01 am EST on Nov 30, 2015 | Link to Article The South Carolina secretary of state is warning residents who are feeling the spirit of giving this season to be careful when selecting which charities to support. Mark Hammond released his annual list of charities he’s identified…

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Send a Holiday Donation Card

Please note: The deadline for ordering 2015 cards is December 21st. Serving those who serve us all is a great way to embrace the holiday spirit For many people, holiday traditions include not just food and family, but also helping others. We believe that helping those who have sacrificed so much on behalf of us all…

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As Thanksgiving approaches…

As Thanksgiving approaches, it’s impossible to think about the holiday this year without thinking about world events—from Paris to Brussels to Baghdad and beyond, the landscape of world events is as serious as it’s been in a long time. Which is reason enough to be thankful for all the service members, those who have served and those…

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Grove grad cycles 240 miles to honor Marine Corps

By Kaylea M. Hutson-Miller / Grove Sun | Nov. 13, 2015 at 11:59 AM | Link to Article It’s not every day the U.S. Marine Corps turns 240. On Tuesday, Nov. 10, to mark the corps 240th birthday, William “Bill” Tinney decided to do something special. Tinney, a 1997 graduate of Grove High School, decided…

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Team Semper Fi celebrates Veterans Day at Olympic Training Center

By Annemarie Blanco | U.S. Paralympics | 11/11/2015 2:38:39 PM | Link to Article Being a veteran is much more than just the time spent serving our country. There’s a sense of camaraderie and a shared experience that many will never understand. This Veteran’s Day, 21 of America’s finest heroes gathered together for a special…

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Veterans Day profile: Iraq War veteran BJ Ganem | Published on Nov 11th 2015 9:30AM | Link to Article As the nation honors military heroes on Veterans Day, is giving veterans a chance to share their stories and experiences. BJ Ganem is an Iraq War veteran and works with the Semper Fi Fund to help wounded service members transition back into civilian life. He’s also a strong supporter of #DayForTheBrave….

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Marine honors fallen friend with ‘Malcolm 200’ bike ride

BY JEFF GOLDBERG | ABC7 | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11TH 2015 QUANTICO, Va. (ABC7) — On this Veteran’s Day, US Marine Corps Major Matthew Kutilek got up at 3 to ride a bike 200 miles all in honor of his friend and fallen Marine, Lt. Dan Malcolm, who was killed by enemy sniper fire on November 10,…

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