Week of April 21, 2014


Army Museum Educates Soldiers - The U.S. Army Finance Corps Museum, located at Fort Jackson, S.C., is part of the overall Army program to inform finance Soldiers about the significant historical events and objects that are part of their branch heritage. More...

Best Prices in the Industry for the Military - Up to 50% off 30,000 tactical and lifestyle products from 250+ brands plus sports/concert tickets exclusively for the military. More...

Capital One Committed to Hiring Veterans - As a business solutions leader they can provide endless opportunity and a career path that lets you choose where you want to be. More...

Congressional Fellowship Program for Vets - Members of Congress often urge federal agencies and the private sector to hire military veterans, but a survey suggests they rarely follow that advice with their personal staff. More...

Featured Discount: 10% Off All Clothing at The Buckle - The Buckle offers an exclusive 10% military discount to current and past service members and their families on top clothing brands. More...

France Preps for D-Day's 70th Anniversary - Stars and Stripes reports that France is preparing to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944. More...

Freedom Hunters Seeking Donations - Freedom Hunters is a national volunteer non-profit organization that sends wounded service members, Gold Star family members, children of the deployed, and service members returning from war on no-cost hunting, fishing and shooting adventures. More...

Get $50k Family Protection for $2.50 a Month - Get $50,000 in coverage from only $2.50 a month. Can your family afford their lifestyle if something happened to you? More...

Help Support Military.com's 8-bit Salute - Military.com is proud to announce that it is supporting the third annual 8-Bit Salute, a 24-hour video game marathon run by Operation Supply Drop. More...

Month of the Military Child - Throughout April, military commands around the world are celebrating the contributions and sacrifices military children continue to make while their parent or parents serve the nation. More...

Nuclear Forces Budget Hearings - Air Force Maj. Gen. Garrett Harencak testified recently before the House Armed Services Committee subcommittee on strategic forces on the fiscal year 2015 Atomic Energy Defense and Nuclear Forces budget. More...

Report Looks at Nation's Health - The nation's health is improving in more than half of the critical measures that are known to have major influence in reducing preventable disease and death, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. More...

S. Carolina Law Helps Ease Transition - South Carolina is making it easier for military men and women who drove military trucks and are leaving the military to get a civilian driver's license for commercial vehicles. More...

Smithsonian Seeks Your Help - The Smithsonian is seeking your help as a National Audience Partner for the Raise It Up! Anthem for America event to be held on Flag Day, June 14, 2014. More...

Tennessee Offers Vets In-state Tuition - Veterans who want to go to college in Tennessee will get help paying for it, even if they do not live in the state. More...

Tips for Lifelong Caregiving - As the 2.6 million Americans who have served in Iraq and Afghanistan join previous generations of veterans, it's clear that many of our veterans will require long-term caregiving support. More...

Top Brass Continue to Push for Pay Caps - According to Tom Philpott, the Joint Chiefs of Staff have been given an unusual and potentially powerful opportunity to persuade senators that the risk of reduced military readiness can be avoided. More...

Tops in Blue - Tops in Blue, the premier entertainment showcase of the U. S. Air Force, returns this year with its long-standing tradition of "family entertaining family." More...

VA Improves eBenefits - The VA is working to enhance the eBenefits portal with a new self-service feature that automates the processing of disabled Veterans' requests to add family members or change their statuses. More...

VA Offers Dental Insurance for Vets - The U.S. Government has authorized a national dental insurance program for veterans enrolled in Veterans Affairs health care and individuals enrolled in VA's CHAMPVA program. More...

Veterans Writing Project - The Veterans Writing Project helps veterans and their families write out their stories. Founded by a veteran, the organization's goals are literary, social, and therapeutic. More...

What Do MOH Recipients Get? - On May 13, 2014, President Barack Obama will award Kyle J. White, a former active duty Army Sergeant, the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry. More...