August 2015

VoA Colorado’s fight to end Veteran homelessness

Volunteers of America Colorado is joining in the fight to end Veteran homelessness. They’re doing this by providing a wide variety of services which include housing, employment support, and connections to other Veteran resources. Please…


Conquering tragedy

Story by Lealan Buehrer PEORIA, Ill. – First Lt. Allison Schore heard two shots ring out inside the restaurant. Two unmistakable gunshots. Then three more. “I knew instantly what that noise was,” she said. “There…


Wrong Side of Heaven

Many Veterans leave the service and find themselves feeling left behind and abandoned. We’d like to think that those we served, those for whom we sacrificed so much, would have our backs as we venture…


Mental health: ‘To go or not to go’

by Airman 1st Class Christian Clausen CREECH AIR FORCE BASE, Nevada – The clinic buildings themselves aren’t scary; add the words mental health and the image of being studied like a frozen caveman, and most…


Short Film: Purple Heart

This film may be a little disturbing to watch, but I believe it’s important. This short film, Purple Heart was directed by Peter Kiwitt, a film professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Official description:…