Tag Archives: USO

Interview a Friend: Meet Jen!

I am lucky to know some pretty cool people doing some pretty awesome stuff. So I asked them to share what they’ve been up to. Today, meet my friend Jen. One day a few years ago she went from New York City to Afghanistan, to join the USO as a Duty Manager. She spent a […]

Veterans Day 2012: New York City’s Parade

Today I went to the NYC Veterans Day Parade, my third time, if I remember correctly. Here I’m offering a gallery of some photos, but it’s really so much fun to experience up close. Every branch of the military—Army, Coast Guard, Marines, National Guard and Navy—marched in this 93rd Veterans Day Parade. Marching bands from […]

Four to Love: for Veterans and Their Families

Veterans Day is a week from today. Here are four organizations that work tirelessly to serve, honor and assist soldiers, veterans and military families every day. Got Your Six: In partnership with the numerous facets of the entertainment industry, Got Your Six works to “bridge the civilian-military divide,” according to their website. The movement, launched […]