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Combat Crawl: 10 Obstacles, 2 Good Causes, 1 Good Time

Combat Crawl Saturday, November 17 Check-in: 10:00 AM Crawl begins: 11:00 AM Impact Fitness – Burlington Creek  6120 NW 63rd Terrace, Kansas City Register at any Impact Fitness Test your endurance and support Wounded Warriors in the Combat Crawl, a … Continue reading

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Make the Connection: Shared Experiences and Support for Veterans

Make the Connection is a website connecting veterans and their friends and family members with information, resources, and solutions to issues affecting their lives. On the site you can learn from other veterans’ experiences, take a self-assessment, browse the video … Continue reading

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Support KC’s Homeless Vets at the Heart of America Stand Down

On any given night, there are 2,800 homeless veterans in the Greater Kansas City Metro Area. These men and women served their country and now they need your help. So tomorrow, Friday November 2, stop by Memorial Hall with a few pairs … Continue reading

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Veterans Crisis Line

http://www.veteranscrisisline.net/ Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255, press 1 Are you a Veteran or concerned about one? The caring professionals at the Veterans Crisis Line are specially trained and experienced in helping Veterans of all ages and circumstances. Many of the responders are … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2012

Remembering the sacrifice for our country Yesterday/Monday was Memorial Day. Many Americans had the day off and enjoyed a long weekend. There were family gatherings, cook-outs, the opening of swimming pools. I noticed on facebook that many of my friends … Continue reading

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Some insight into Veterans in STEM

The program’s purpose is to provide assistance and support to Veterans who are transitioning from the military to getting degrees/employment in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). The schools our program works with include University of Missouri-Kansas City, Metropolitan … Continue reading

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My Motivation

“I am currently part of Veterans in STEM. My motivation for being part of it is that I wanted to be successful. But I did not have the tools or resources that I needed after being out of school for … Continue reading

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Greetings from Jamison Ryan

Hello, my name is Jamison Ryan. I am from Kansas City, Missouri. I enlisted in the United States Navy in June of 2004 and served on Active Duty until 2009 as an Aviation Structural Mechanic on F/A-18C Hornets attached to … Continue reading

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