Actor and Power of One Foundation President Andre Roberson talks with Jack about the work he is doing in Southern California to help his community throw the Covid 19 pandemic.
Navy SEAL artist, Pete Carolan graduate in 1968 from BUD/S Class 47, in Coronado, where he was first assigned as a Navy FROGMAN with Underwater Demolition Team 13, and would become the UDT-13 Cartographer for all beach reconnaissance missions when deployed to 2 combat tours of duty in Vietnam.
Later he would be chosen as a swim team leader in the recovery of the famous “Splash-Down” of the Apollo-13 astronauts, Lovell, Haise and Swigert in 1970.
Pete’s art first became internationally famous, as he hand-painted “Freddie the Frog” on the historic recovery helicopter #66, that was seen all over the world during that historic space recovery operation. This same frog now appears on that helicopter, which is on the deck of the U.S.S. Midway Aircraft Carrier Museum, in San Diego Bay.
Luis Verdugo and Kaled Weakly are Helping are vets with there Project.
The Bravo Project uses the outdoors to connect VA Vets to each other and there loved ones.
The Special Liberty Project provides combat wounded veterans the opportunity to drop the pack and enjoy a stress free, fully supported and educational hunting experience. Hunters will enjoy companionship while embracing the challenges and bounty of the outdoors.
Nitro Gun Co. was founded by CEO Nick Garcia of Carlsbad, CA in 2015. He graduated from Carlsbad High in 2005, investing in 4 years of wood-shop experience with a certification in 'Advanced Cabinetry'. With 15 years of wood-working experience, Nick has been able to create a speargun with a high-quality product and design. Depending on the experience of the diver, Nitro Gun Company can build a speargun specialized to your needs. Customized designs vary from 36" to 72", 1 band to 6 bands, rear handle or mid handle.
This compelling story of perseverance and grit has come of age after seventeen years. Former Boston Bruins Captain, Rick “Nifty” Middleton, coached the 2002 US Paralympic Sled Hockey team in Salt Lake City, Utah. Together, along with Tom Moulton, they all achieved an unlikely gold medal. The time has come to tell their dramatic story through a scripted film. www.toughsleddingthemovie.com
Josh was diagnosed with a skull-base chordoma in 2006. Unwilling to accept the limited treatment options available to chordoma patients, he joined the lab of Dr. Michael Kelley at Duke University, where he spent the next two years studying chordoma.
Since the nighttime raid in May 2011, countless articles and newspapers have printed Cairo’s name, but nobody has shared the real story behind this four legged her until now. Will Chesney and Joe Layden authored the book “No Ordinary Dog: My Partner From the SEAL Teams to the Bin Laden Raid,” which is available everywhere. It gives insight into Cairo’s extraordinary life and how working dogs are valued members of their teams.
Founder Hernán Luis y Prado, a U.S. Navy officer with combat tours in Afghanistan and Iraq, recalls, “I saw many of my fellow service members feeling lost with no path to a successful civilian life. I needed to change that.” Founded in 2008, Workshops for Warriors moved to its current facility at 2970 Main Street, San Diego in October 2011. Workshops for Warriors
As we all navigate through these difficult times, we invite you to join us Saturday, April 25, 2020 6:30 pm PST for a family friendly online concert from award winning rock band CTS-Called To Serve. Presented by Crowd Music, high def, high fidelity show straight to your living room.
With the continued spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) across the nation, the Gary Sinise Foundation has launched a dedicated campaign called, Emergency COVID-19 Combat Service, which addresses the needs and priorities of those it is entrusted by the American people to serve and honor, with the addition of healthcare professionals.
During this public health crisis, Emergency COVID-19 Combat Service will be the gateway for providing grants to first responders in need of personal protective equipment when answering COVID-19 service calls.
Please visit the site garysinisefoundation.org