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Posted byon May 24, 2012 at 10:20 AM EDT
Samuel Luna is a Vietnam veteran who suffered from PTS until he attended a weekend program to help him understand his Vietnam experience and the role PTS had played and continued to play in his life. Samuel now seeks to spread this treatment to help other veterans.
Posted byon May 24, 2012 at 10:10 AM EDT
Joey Strickland is a veteran who learned a lot about leadership during his service. Now that he's retired, he has dedicated his life to veteran affairs and has come up with a state program that he hopes will enable the nation as a whole to better serve its veterans.
Posted byon May 24, 2012 at 10:00 AM EDT
Gail's mission is to bestow a universal symbol and token of thanks, solace, and remembrance to those who serve, past and present, in harm's way to protect and defend our lives and freedoms. These tokens are given by her organization Quilts of Honor America not for profit, but simply for the gratitude and thanks that she hopes they bring to each veterans life.
Posted byon May 23, 2012 at 12:11 PM EDT
Stacy Ratner, a bibliophile working to end illiteracy in Chicago, shares her success story.
Posted byon May 22, 2012 at 5:59 PM EDT
Shannon McNamara is a young woman working to end the "book famine" in Africa.
Posted byon May 18, 2012 at 4:31 PM EDT
A quick look at what happened this week on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon May 17, 2012 at 9:24 AM EDT
Gabriel Valdivia explains how mentors helped him develop skills to become a programmer.
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 3:48 PM EDT
The President acknowledged and thanked the families of those who have fallen, and highlighted the courageous acts of those we lost
Posted byon May 15, 2012 at 11:30 AM EDT
Negin Singh shares and spreads her love of all art forms.
Posted byon May 14, 2012 at 2:10 PM EDT
This edition of "For the Win" spotlights Erin Adams, a high school freshman whose time collecting canned food for charity helped her realize the importance of service.