AllAfrica.com: Volunteers Use Web to Collaborate With African Farmers

Africa Rural Connect (ARC), a program by the National Peace Corps Association (NPCA), the nation’s leading nonprofit supporting Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and the Peace Corps community, is getting a major boost from a new partnership with the nonprofit agricultural organization IFDC. Under the partnership, volunteers with NPCA and IFDC will share information about agricultural Read more about AllAfrica.com: Volunteers Use Web to Collaborate With African Farmers[…]

CBS News: Financial Struggles Common Among Military Families

They’re called the “sea of goodwill,” said Kate Kohler, a West Point graduate and Army captain who is the chief operating officer of the PenFed Foundation, a nonprofit that helps troops with financial literacy, housing and emergency needs. She said their hearts are in the right place but so many of these organizations are just Read more about CBS News: Financial Struggles Common Among Military Families[…]

Department of Defense: Video Contest to Honor Wounded Troops’ Caregivers

Last year, I met an amazing woman who was caring for her triple-amputee son in San Antonio. Saralee Trimble had left a job, her husband and her home behind the moment she got word her son, Army Pfc. Kevin Trimble, had been injured in Afghanistan. The 19-year-old was just four months into his deployment when Read more about Department of Defense: Video Contest to Honor Wounded Troops’ Caregivers[…]

The Army Times: Military Video Contest to Honor Caregivers

The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation wants to shine a spotlight on the hard work of veterans’ home caregivers. “Too often we forget the courage and sacrifice of family members and friends who help our wounded service members and veterans,” said Kate Kohler, foundation chief operating officer and a former Army captain. The foundation has Read more about The Army Times: Military Video Contest to Honor Caregivers[…]

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Know a Military Caregiver for “Hero at Home” Honor?

They give to help those who have already given. Now it’s time that the caregivers for military troops are recognized for their work. The nonprofit Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation will hold a video contest to honor the caregiver of a wounded member of the military or a veteran as the “Hero at Home”. Click Read more about Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Know a Military Caregiver for “Hero at Home” Honor?[…]

Reuters (Wire Release): PenFed Foundation Video Contest to Honor Caregivers of Wounded Service Members and Veterans

The Pentagon Federal Credit Union Foundation (PenFed Foundation)is holding a video contest to find a caregiver of a wounded service member or veteran who will be honored as the “hero at home” at its Eighth Annual Night of Heroes Gala later this year. The public will help choose the winner on YouTube. Click here for Read more about Reuters (Wire Release): PenFed Foundation Video Contest to Honor Caregivers of Wounded Service Members and Veterans[…]