Watch 30+ Veterans, VA PAO, Gold Star Mom, Military Support and Veterans Groups at the Colorado Joining Community Forces Monthly Meeting and Collaborating event www.coloradojcf.org Join
Watch Amy Cutler, Program Director & with www.TheHomeFrontCares.org 5 years. She connects Veterans with Service Organizations and the VA. Resources and referrals to help with Job Search, Rent, Utilities, food and more. They help with one-time financial Military Hardships “Helping All Veterans of All eras.”
Watch 24/7 Video with Eric Evans, Executive Director with www.thehomefrontcares.org in Colorado Springs. “Since 2003, the nonprofit has raised funds to pay essential life expenses like rent and utilities for clients statewide. According to GuideStar, only 10 percent of the 45,000 registered nonprofits serving veterans nationwide provide more than $250,000 per year in aid to clients; The Home Front Cares is among them.
Watch video with SSG Travis Mills, keynote speaker at this year’swww.thehomefrontcares.org ‘For The Love of Our Troops’ event in Colorado Springs. Travis was critically injured on his third tour of duty with the 82nd Airborne in Afghanistan by an IED (improvised explosive device) while on patrol. Travis lost portions of both legs and both arms. He is 1 of 5 servicemen from war in Iraq & Afghanistan to survive quadruple amputee injuries. “Never give up. Never quit,” is the motto that Travis lives by. His personality, sense of humor & incredible spirit inspired audiences across the nation. He served his country admirably & continues his service by telling his inspirational story of overcoming great challenges.
Watch as Leaders of www.freedomservicedogs.org talk about, thank and introduce Volunteers and Sponsors. Listen to: Gilda Kaplan & Lani Kessler, Werner Kaplan Volunteer of the Year Award, Aurora Ogg, Director of Constituent Outreach, U.S. Representative Mike Coffman, Kris Staaf, Safeway. Tom Scanlan, Freedom Service Dogs of America Board Chair.
Watch Anthony Scott Iraq and Afghanistan Army Veteran with 11 years of Service and now in the Colorado National Guard, with Bob Calvert Founder of www.talkingwithheroes.com at the June 22nd www.freedomservicedogs.org 30th Anniversary Event and Grand Opening Celebration in Englewood,
Watch as we film inside the Main Building and talk on the air with Sarah Gallasini, Placement Training Director at www.freedomservicedogs.org Sarah has been with Freedom Service Dogs of America for 9 years. She talks about what she does and about the much larger location that they now have to train even more Service Dogs than in past years.
Watch 11-Year Army Iraq, Afghanistan and Syria Veteran. Due to injuries, he was a patient at Walter Reed Hospital for two years. Since January 2017 Michael has been on Staff at www.freedomservicedogs.org Michael takes us on a Tour of the Service Dog Training Center, Indoor Kennels, Outdoor Play Yard, Outdoor Kennels. He also talks about their “Operation Full Circle”.
Watch Vets J.J. Montanaro with USAA & Nicholas Armstrong with IVMF-Syracuse University
Watch Wounded Afghan Veteran Army MSGT Todd Nelson now working at USAA
Watch Angela Salyer with Comfortcrew.org interviews Bob Deschner with vettriip.org