All entries for June 2016

The Best Places For Veterans To Work, Learn, and Start A Business!


You Can't Fake Being "Veteran-Friendly"

  You Can't Fake Being "Veteran-Friendly" by Liz McLean Happy post-Memorial Day. Thank you for honoring your country, respecting veterans, and returning from the holiday with a decision to take a vested interest in adjusting your company's environment to be "vet-strong." Now get over yourself and figure out what that really means. It's no secret that most companies in... More »

Worthy Veteran Non-Profits-American Dream U.

https://youtu.be/jsR3I2fl2Vo About Us & Our Mission American Dream U is a non-profit dedicated to helping our military get the education and access to resources they need to find their dream job or to start a business of their own. Since beginning American Dream U has always focused on completing the very important mission of career, business & professional development... More »

Worthy Veteran Non-Profits-CWC

  https://combatwoundedcoalition.org/sites/default/files/CombatWoundedCoalition.mp4 Our Mission The Combat Wounded Coalition's mission is to optimize the potential of combat-wounded warriors by mitigating the effects of trauma, expanding personal capabilities, and inspiring our heroes to find individual, unique purpose to create the life they want. Mission objectives are achieved through... More »

JOIN THE GreenZone Hero "Veteran-Friendly" Business Community Today!

ENLIST IN THE GZH "Veteran-Friendly" Online Business Community Today! More »

GreenZone Hero "Mindfulness" Members

  Mindfulness Can Ease PTSD Symptoms By Sara Staggs, LICSW, MPH Source: PsychCentral There has been a lot of research in mindfulness meditation in the last decade. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction has been shown to be extremely effective in a relatively short period of time.  It has shown to be helpful with anxiety, stress and depression, as well as chronic pain and illness.  Mindfulness... More »

Women Who Died In The War on Terror

Women in the Global War on Terror In-Memoriam Honor Roll Since the Global War on Terror began, 161 servicewomen have died serving our country. To honor the servicewomen who made the ultimate sacrifice in today's wars, the name and photograph of each fallen servicewoman has also been added to the Memorial Register, guaranteeing that her story has a permanent place in American history. The registrations... More »

Heroes31 Project

Extortion 17 – Remember Our Brothers https://www.31heroes.org/ OUR STORY On August 6, 2011, a tragedy shook the military community and Americans everywhere. In a single instance, America lost 30 military service members, many of whom were members of the Navy SEAL community—and one military K9– when a CH-47 Chinook helicopter, call sign Extortion 17, was downed in Afghanistan. In... More »