Category Archives: Patriotism

Thank You For Your Service - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
21 Mar
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Thank You For Your Service

On Veterans Day we can all come together and show our appreciation for members of the military. Not only for those actively serving, but for those who have served in the past. It can be hard to find ways that ...

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History & Meaning of the POW/MIA Flag - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
19 Mar
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History & Meaning of the POW/MIA Flag

Article by OnlineStores.com, National League of Families, POW-MIA The POW/MIA Bracelet An organization called VIVA (Voices in a Vital America) launched the first public awareness campaign for POW/MIAs. Although the issue was featured occasionally on the news and in magazines, ...

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Female Veterans and Homelessness - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
16 Mar
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Female Veterans and Homelessness

Article by Lishamarie Hunter Women comprise the fastest-growing segment of the homeless Veteran population. The 2017 Annual Homeless Assessment Report to Congress, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) estimated that just over 40,000 veterans were homeless on ...

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The Real Meaning Behind Johnny Cash's Ragged Old Flag - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
08 Jan
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The Real Meaning Behind Johnny Cash’s Ragged Old Flag

Article by Tom Konecny Originally posted on www.MeetAmerica.com The ever-popular Johnny Cash produced some 1,200 songs throughout his illustrious 50-year career, but there’s sudden reinterest in one of his tracks that didn’t even crack the Top 30 when it was ...

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The Battlefield Cross - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
04 Jan
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The Battlefield Cross

By Kathleen Golden (published May 21, 2015) The first appearance of the “battlefield cross” is a matter of conjecture. It might have been during the Civil War, to signify a dead soldier to be gathered and buried during a truce ...

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Be There: Female Veterans and Suicide Awareness - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
12 Dec
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Be There: Female Veterans and Suicide Awareness

An Article by Lishamarie Hunter As we all are preparing for the holidays knowing that many of our traditional holiday festivities changed this year, due to the current health crisis. Many of our veterans are feeling even more isolated and ...

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Brain Injury Research - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
04 Sep
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Females Underrepresented in Brain Injury Research

An Article by Lishamarie Hunter Women are taking on more combat roles in today’s Armed Forces. With those more demanding positions they are experiencing an increase in Traumatic Brain Injuries. Service members sustain Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI) during their day ...

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The Star Spangled Banner - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
04 Sep
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The Star Spangled Banner

This article originally appeared on www.History.com from the editors. Updated: Aug 21, 2018. Original: Sep 28, 2017 With all the Sports organizations under Corona (Covid-19) Pandemic it seems that the The history of the Star Spangled Banner and Francis Scott ...

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Red Tails Tuskegee Airman - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
04 Jun
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Red Tails Tuskegee Airman

Article by Antionette Blake On January 20, 2012, George Lucas released the movie Red Tails, a movie that featured a crew of African American pilots in the Tuskegee training program, having faced segregation while kept mostly on the ground during ...

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Two Grandfathers, Their Stories - Veteran's Outreach Ministries
04 Jun
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Two Grandfathers, Their Stories

Article by Brandon S. Boas What is a role model? To me, it involves any person that influenced me to become the best version of myself. I’m proud to say I’ve had two major role models that not only guided ...

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