Veterans Green Jobs and GRID Alternatives Spark Partnership

DENVER, February 13, 2013  – Veterans Green Jobs, a nonprofit organization that puts veterans to work in the green economic sector, is launching a partnership with  GRID Alternatives , an Oakland, Calif.-based nonprofit solar installer. Through this... More >>

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Supporting the Homeschool Community

The Home School Foundation is a nationwide organization whose mission is to bless homeschool families and further the cause of homeschooling.    More >>

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From the 95th Division Commander...

To members of the 95th Training Division team — I trust this finds your rucksack always close at hand in anticipation for the “On order, be prepared to ....” While the future across a global landscape appears unstable on any given day, our commitmen... More >>

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Mentoring Future Army Leaders and demonstrating the role of the Citizen Soldier From the 104th Division Commander...

It’s mid July at Joint-Base Lewis McChord, and a cadet is going through the IED lane during the Leadership Development and Assessment Course, Operation Warrior Forge. A blast goes off and immediately a cadre member wearing a Timberwolf patch on his ... More >>

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Cache in your skills

The objective was less than 100 meters away, but there were too many civilians in the area to assault the objective. Stealth would be required to approach the cache. The hunter casually glanced at his GPS-enabled smartphone to get one last fix on hi... More >>

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95th conducts STX

FORT MCCOY, Wis. — The 3/334, 4th Brigade, 95th Training Division (IET) conducted a Situational Training Exercise (STX) at Fort McCoy, Wis. The training incorporated several of the Army Warrior Tasks (AWT) and battle drills including key leader... More >>

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Drill Sergeants, United Blood Services unite to give back to Acadiana

LAFAYETTE, La. — The 1/378th Regiment, 98th Training Division (IET) teamed up with the United Blood Services on Saturday morning to host a community blood drive at their United States Army Reserve Center in Lafayette. Through a combined e... More >>

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Plan for an uneventful winter

As we enter the winter months, here are some helpful safety tips for Soldiers, civilians and their Family members to ensure everyone has a safe and uneventful season. As the seasons change, so do the hazards. There are a significant number of safety... More >>

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Greetings from the chaplain’s office. As I enter my second year as the 108th Training Command AGR Chaplain, it’s hard to imagine how quickly the time has passed. Fall is here already. In view of this, I have some thoughts to share. Like all other... More >>

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Soldiers Gold Mine Nuggets to keep you informed

G1 Payment of Additional Training Assemblies (ATAs) for Electronic Based Distribution Learning (EBDL) Courses Soldiers can now receive compensation for some distance learning (DL) courses they are required to take. Army Directive 2010... More >>

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Transportation: Moving Soldiers From Transition to Careers

According to the Army’s Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), each year 80,000 to 100,000 skilled soldiers will transition to civilian life. Other reports estimate one million military personnel will transition over the next four years, making the... More >>

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Adjusting to civilian life after the transition

Returning to civilian life presents new opportunities as well as challenges for Veterans. Many Veterans look forward to life after the military, because they can spend more time with family and friends and no longer have to worry about military stru... More >>

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Homeschooling as a single parent: How you can make it work

Let’s face it: being a single parent intensifies the challenges of homeschooling. In many two-parent homeschooling families, the dad takes primary responsibility for earning the living and the mom takes primary responsibility for educating the ch... More >>

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Sequoia’s 7th Annual Hero Appreciation Months

Every year, January through March, over 30 member businesses in Three Rivers, Sequoia National Park, and the surrounding gateway communities honor our current and former members of the Armed Forces and Veterans with 20 percent off thank you discount... More >>

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Unforgettable Family memories at Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla.— Imagine cheerful holiday music floating on the brisk air. Children marveling at giant, colorful balloons passing overhead. Laughter from the crowd as The Grinch and the Whos share their timeless story live on stage. Imagine families... More >>

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