Thank You For Your Service: How Disabled Veterans Can Thrive as Business Owners

Veterans are some of our nation’s most brave and generous souls. From the military to the navy, from the air force to the marines, our veterans literally risked their lives so that their fellow citizens could continue living in a safe and prosperous nation. Sadly, many veterans return home after serving their country with physical […]

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Women Veterans: Her Own Field of Combat

We met her at an LA Collaborative meeting.  That’s the Los Angeles Veterans Collaborative, a group of community stakeholders, agencies and representatives serving veterans and military families in Greater Los Angeles. Like the NVF’s Women Veteran Outreach Coordinator Leaphy Khim, this woman Is a veteran.  The two of them sat together in an early morning […]

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H.E.R.O.E.S. Care.

Causes: Emergency Assistance, Human Services, Military & Veterans Organizations, Veterans Mission: H.E.R.O.E.S. Care provides coordinated support for military members and their families before, during, and after deployment in the communities where they live through specially trained caregivers. Results: Since 2003, over 150,000 military members and their families have received material, financial and other support through our network of volunteers […]

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Travis Manion Foundation

Causes: Human Service Organizations, Military & Veterans Organizations, Philanthropy, Public Foundations, Veterans Mission: Travis Manion Foundation (TMF) empowers veterans and families of fallen heroes to develop character in future generations. In 2007, 1stLt Travis Manion (USMC) was killed in Iraq while saving his wounded teammates. Today, Travis’ legacy lives on in the words he spoke […]

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What is Social Health?

This information comes from a doctor in sociology name Steve Rose and you can visit his blog clicking on the link at the bottom. What does it mean to be healthy? There are many perspectives on the topic: biological, psychological, and sociological.  Usually, we equate the concept of health with physical health, and more recently, the concept […]

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