Folds of Honor Foundation

March 25, 2013

Sergeant First Class Ronny Sweger doesn’t fully remember the details of that chaotic day in Afghanistan in 2002—or he chooses to downplay it, as his wife, Claudia, suggests. One major exacerbating factor of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is that the type of men who win battles are typically not the type to complain. What is known is that the Special Forces senior engineer and master door breacher received shrapnel during a firefight.

Alpen Optics Honors Injured Female Veterans

September 11, 2012

Alpen Optics, along with Mississippi Outdoors, Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Prois, Fisheries and Parks and PVA-ORHF recently hosted a turkey hunt/fishing event for injured female veterans to "celebrate" these women and the sacrifices they've made for our country.

Helping Heroes

September 10, 2012

Firearm, ammunition and accessory makers throughout the country have long supported the efforts to salute American servicemen and women. Programs of all sizes and purposes have risen up to help touch the lives of those who protect so many. It's not possible to recognize every single one of these programs in a single article, but here's a chance for you to help.