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Fireside Chat with Kenneth Barrett, GM's Global Chief Diversity Officer & Retired US Navy Captain

The 10th Annual GM Supplier Connections Matchmaker event took place on August 22, 2019 at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center. As part of the event, the Veteran Owned Business Roundtable (VOBRT) held an invite-only board meeting that included a fireside chat with General Motors’ Global Chief Diversity Officer, Kenneth Barrett and the VOBRT’s… Read More »

After private companies turned him down Chuck was able to get VA life insurance.

With post-traumatic stress disorder stemming from his 30 years in the military, Chuck was turned down by several private life insurance companies. Explore VA benefits and apply today at www.VA.gov. Source: Youtube

Army veteran kicked out of a restaurant for bringing his service dog in

See more video: Army veteran kicked out of a restaurant for bringing his service dog in Being in the army and being deployed can affect the life of the military men and women. It’s not unusual for them to experience difficulties getting used to their old life and be around their old friends. Sometimes they… Read More »

Let's Talk about PTSD

Change is hard, especially if your brain has re-wired itself because of past trauma. No one can ever say that therapy or any type of treatment will make you 100% better – however it is a good direction to take if you need to make a change in your life. PTSD occurs at the onset… Read More »

Episode 1: Secondary PTSD: A Story of a Young Girl and Her Father (Julie Sands Author of War Dad)

Amazon best seller Julie Sands shares her story of how the return of her father from the Vietnam war changed her life forever. A story she recounts in “War Dad” that will both bring you to tears and uplift you at the same time. She shares the PIVOTAL changes she had to make to survive.… Read More »

Phoenix veteran hopes personal story of drug abuse and PTSD will help others

By: Claudia Rupcich PHOENIX — A Valley veteran is sharing his story of struggle on Veterans Day to try to help others who may be dealing with the same issues. According to the US Department of Veterans Affairs, a veteran is 1.5 times more likely to die by suicide than other adults in the United… Read More »

Celebrating Veterans Day I Honoring Sacrifices of Our Troops with CBDOils.com

On Veteran’s Day, we proudly salute the sacrifices and the heroic deeds of our troops and veterans. We pay tribute to all the veterans who’ve laid their lives for the security of our nation. However, it saddens us to find thousands of veterans jobless and with no means of earning a decent living. They need… Read More »