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Wounded Warrior Project to the Rescue!

August 2, 2011

This re-post originally appeared on the GovLoop blog. Power IT Down Day is less than a month away – and we’re still hoping to drive as many people as possible to sign up at PowerITDown.org to commit to turning off their IT equipment for the weekend of August 26th. If saving energy in your home… Read more »

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Meeting the needs of today's warriors and their families

July 28, 2011

From 2006 to 2010, an anonymous donor (since revealed) invested approximately $250 million in the well-being of service members, veterans, families and survivors impacted by the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The funds were distributed to over 50 organizations, including the Coalition for Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans (CIAV), to build a network of care, to… Read more »

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Help TruthSquad do factchecking in Baltimore

June 13, 2011

Hey, it's up to us to do the factchecking that we see little of, in TV or newspapers. The folks at Truthsquad are pioneering local fact-checking, with a pilot that examines Gov. O' Malley's claim about Maryland public schools. NewsTrust's kicking off its first local fact-checking experiment in Baltimore, based on their crowdsourced Truthsquad platform,… Read more »

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Student Veterans of America (SVA)

April 23, 2011

Hey, there are a lot of students attending college on the new GI Bill, and they're working together for mutual benefit. I think I'll shut up and let them speak for themselves. Student Veterans of America (SVA) is a coalition of student veterans groups on college campuses across the United States. Our mission is to… Read more »

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