Monthly archives: October, 2009

Army leadership listens to survivors at SOS Summit

Taken from www.army.mil Oct. 19, 2009 by Rob McIlvaine ARLINGTON, Va. (Oct. 16, 2009) — About 55 survivors of fallen warriors traveled from Germany and points across the United States earlier this month to discuss and evaluate the progress Survivor Outreach Services has made. The theme for this year’s SOS summit represented both the process…


Veteran’s Day 5k

On November 14th, three days after the America celebrates Veteran’s Day, there will be a Run for the Fallen (Veteran’s Day 5k) event held at Camp Slayer in Baghdad, Iraq at 6am. Shadow run this event! Anyone wishing to shadow run during this event, may begin on November 13th at 8pm (PST) or 11pm (EST)….


CBS Evening News 10/13/09 or 10/14/09

A CBS Evening News Story (with Katie Couric) on the lives of LCpl Jordan C. Haerter and Cpl Jonathan T. Yale that will be aired TONIGHT (10-13) with Katie Couric CBS Evening News if not, Wednesday (10-14). Sadly, one of the Marines Jordan and Jonathan Yale saved, Cpl Nicholas George Xiarhos who joined up with…


Seattle Marathon: 2009

Right now, thousands of people are gearing for the Seattle Marathon in November. Some are running for personal achievement, others to compete, and some even are running for a cause. One such runner decided to enter for Run for the Fallen. This November 29, 2009 Jenn Roberts will be lacing up her shoes to “run…


Lt. Dan Riordan Scholarship

Step off the track and into the game hall. For those who live in and around the St. Louis, MO area, the 3rd Annual Lt Daniel P. Riordan Memorial Trivia Night will take place on Saturday November 7th at St. John Vianney High School. 100% of the proceeds from this event will benefit the scholarship…