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Sep 28, 2018

Amy Palmer: Where We’ve Been and Where We’re Going

In October of 2013, Soldiers’ Angels founder Patti Patton-Bader decided it was time to retire. Unfortunately, her retirement meant possibly closing the organization all together. She came…

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Sep 20, 2018

Treating our Troops this Halloween

The air is getting cooler and crisper, the leaves are starting to change, and the Halloween decor is creeping out. It’s time to prepare for the spookiest of seasons! Halloween means costumes…

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Sep 17, 2018

Adopt-A-Family How Tos

Can you believe it’s already Pumpkin Spice season!? Besides watching the leaves change and indulging in all things pumpkin, it’s time to open up our Adopt-A-Family program for the upcoming holiday season.…

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Sep 07, 2018

Adopt-A-Family Frequently Asked Questions

Applications are open for this year’s Adopt-A-Family program and we are already getting a ton of questions and submissions! We know how much it means for military families to not stress…

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Aug 31, 2018

Who’s Ready to Stuff Stockings for the 2018 Holiday Season?

It’s that time of year again! Each year, Soldiers’ Angels does a Holiday Stocking drive and asks for pledges from our Holiday Community Partners. Last year our goal was…

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Aug 23, 2018

How Our Veteran Mobile Food Distribution Works

When Soldiers’ Angels was founded back in 2003, our mission was to serve our deployed heroes. When the drawdown of troops from the Middle East began, we quickly realized that support…

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Aug 16, 2018

Hop on the Hops for Heroes Bandwagon

This year the Hops for Heroes project celebrated its 7th year of brewing beer to support our military. What we’ve learned over the years as the benefactor of this amazing brew is that…

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Aug 14, 2018

Running Your Own Business When You Have PTSD or Depression

Owning your own business is a great fit for many veterans. The skills you gain in the military -- leadership and dedication to hard work -- are essential for entrepreneurship. Yet, many veterans also…

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Aug 10, 2018

Who Knew a Deployed Son and One Care Package Could Impact So Many?

Brandon Varn was 18 years old when he joined the army. Two weeks into basic training, 9/11 happened. Brandon’s basic training was then accelerated from 15 weeks to 5 weeks. A little over a…

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Aug 03, 2018

Celebrating 15 Years of Support in 15 Hours

This year, Soldiers’ Angels is celebrating 15 years of support for our deployed service members, wounded heroes, military families, and veterans of all eras. 15 years is a huge milestone,…

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