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Michelle Obama Joining Forces

A Conversation With Taya Kyle: Widow of American Sniper Chris Kyle

2BoomerBabes | Posted 04.04.2015 | Entertainment

Chris' widow, Taya Kyle, joined us shortly after his death to share her personal remembrances of a husband, father, son and friend to so many. Here's the link to our interview with Taya Kyle.

Michelle Spotlights Unemployed Female Vets In Redbook Spread

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 10.07.2014 | Impact

Michelle Obama will grace Redbook’s November cover, but her most striking pose is the centerfold image. In it, the first lady embraces five female v...

For Iraq Veteran Saif Khan, Supporting Veterans Means Action

Ravi Chaudhary | Posted 09.02.2014 | Politics
Ravi Chaudhary

We should never forget that the freedoms we sometimes take for granted in our nation were paid for in lives. I recently met a veteran who embodies this spirit and more.

Thank a Military Spouse This Year by Hiring Them

Kevin O'Brien | Posted 06.14.2014 | Impact
Kevin O'Brien

Luckily, more attention and focus is being shed on the struggle so many military spouses are facing as it relates to employment, and employers are starting to realize that military spouses are a perfect match for their open positions.

Walmart CEO: ‘Private Sector Is Stepping Up For Our Heroes'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 04.30.2013 | Business

The nation’s largest private employer says it can't hire veterans quickly enough. Walmart plans to accelerate the hiring process for veterans se...

SLIDESHOW: 10 First Ladies And Their Charitable Causes

Posted 04.10.2012 | Impact

As Michelle Obama marks the one-year anniversary of her co-founding of Joining Forces, a national organization whose mission is to help military famil...

Mentoring: Giving Back to Those Women Who Have Given So Much

Deborah Frett | Posted 03.25.2012 | Impact
Deborah Frett

January is often the month when we take stock of our lives and realize that among our many goals and accomplishments, giving back sometimes takes a back seat. January is also National Mentoring Month.

Michelle Obama Takes Some Friends Out To The Ball Game (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 09.05.2011 | Style

Michelle Obama took a group of nine children from military families out to the ball game at part of "Joining Forces" on Tuesday night, reports...

Can Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden Save Our Military Families?

Lori Bell | Posted 07.09.2011 | Impact
Lori Bell

We are all at war. We are all in the fight for freedom together. We are grateful to serve, proud to be American, and glad you are joining the fight too.