Tagged: Red Cross

Walmart

Walmart Teams Up with Red Cross to Offer Reconnection Workshops for Transitioning Veterans

Walmart Foundation has contributed $500,000 to the Red Cross to develop a series of workshops that will help veterans transition back to civilian life. The joy of homecoming is followed by a transition period as the entire family re-adjusts to being together. Family dynamics often change during the service member’s absence.  Both the service member and his/her family may have… Read more
The Home Depot

Home Depot’s Relief Fund Helps Veterans Recover from Superstorm Sandy

Home Depot® Foundation, the philanthropic arm of The Home Depot®, recently announced it will donate $1 million to the immediate relief, recovery and long-term rebuilding efforts in the Northeast in the wake Hurricane Sandy.  Donations are immediately being issued to the Red Cross, Team Rubicon, and Operation Homefront: Home Depot will give $250,000 to the American Red Cross for immediate… Read more

National Gathering Celebrates 2.5 million Women Who Have Served Our Nation’s Military

On October 20th, hundreds of active-duty women and veterans gathered at Arlington National Cemetery to celebrate the legacy of more than 2.5 million women who have served in the nation’s military. Former WACs, WAVEs, WMs, WAFs and SPARS shared with their active-duty counterparts in the contributions women have made to the U.S. military that are enshrined at the Women in… Read more