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Press Releases

Irish Tenor Anthony Kearns & Salamander Resort host February 28th event to benefit Our Military Kids

02/09/15 -


Our Military Kids Receives Grant from Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes

01/26/15 -

LEESBURG, Va. – The Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes, a leading not-for-profit organization dedicated to rebuilding the lives of severely wounded veterans of the global War on Terror, today announced the awarding of a $5,000 grant to Our Military Kids. The grant will enable more than 10 children of wounded veterans to enjoy the extracurricular activities of their choosing, which otherwise would not have been financially viable for the families.

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Our Military Kids Celebrates 10th Anniversary by Honoring Outstanding Children

09/09/14 -

Our Military Kids, a national non-profit organization, celebrated its 10th anniversary today, marking a decade of supporting the children of service members. The charity, founded in 2004, provides activity grants to children of wounded service members and children whose parents are deployed overseas with the National Guard and Reserve. The celebration honored three Military Kids of the Year and one Military Family of the Year.

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Nonprofit Program Benefits Mental Health for Children of Wounded Service Members

04/01/14 -

The Our Military Kids grant program is enormously beneficial in helping children cope with the difficult transitions surrounding the service-related injury of a parent, according to new survey results released by the organization, which show 98% of children had less stress after receiving grants for extracurricular activities.

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Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Honors ‘Our Military Kids’

02/27/14 -

FAIRFAX, Va. – February 27, 2014 – The nonprofit organization Our Military Kids was recognized this week by the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors for its work on behalf of military children within the county and across the country.

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