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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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Our Military Kids Receives Donation from KW Cares Golf Tournament

01/03/14 -

McLEAN, Va. – January 3, 2014 – The nonprofit organization Our Military Kids was awarded a generous $46,613 donation resulting from the annual KW McLean Cares Golf Tournament, which was organized by realtors at Keller Williams this past fall.

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Our Military Kids Receives Large Donation from LIDS Foundation

10/28/13 -

WASHINGTON – October 28, 2013 – The nonprofit organization Our Military Kids received an $85,000 donation from the hat, cap, and sport apparel company LIDS as the result of a nationwide in-store campaign to collect customers’ spare change for the charity.

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