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2012-03-20 10:20:13

Kansas-based unit suffered major loss in deadly August 2011 helicopter crash in Afghanistan WILTON, Conn., March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly eight months after enduring a tragic loss in Afghanistan when one of its Chinook helicopters was shot down, killing 30 service members, the U.S. Army Reserve's 7/158th Aviation Company will be welcomed home in style on Thursday, March 22 with a "Yellow Ribbon Ceremony" at Gardner Municipal Airport near Olathe, KS, that is being...

2011-12-16 08:00:00

Backpacks from Coalition sponsor T-Mobile also to be distributed WILTON, Conn., Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Looking to brighten the holidays for those severely wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq, the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes (CSAH) will be hosting a dinner at Kansas' Fort Riley on Sunday, December 18, for nearly 75 soldiers and Army veterans who will each be presented with a $500 Christmas gift check. The event, which is being conducted in partnership with the Army...

2011-12-15 15:07:00

Wounded Soldiers at Brooke Army Medical Center To Receive More Than $85,000 in Holiday Gift Checks From Coalition to Salute America's Heroes Backpacks from Coalition sponsor T-Mobile also to be distributed WILTON, Conn., Dec. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For nearly 175 soldiers recovering at San Antonio's Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC) from the severe wounds they suffered in Afghanistan and Iraq, the holiday season should become a little more joyous on December 16 when each...

2011-11-16 14:10:00

The Coalition to Salute America's Heroes and The American Legion are giving $120,000 in Thanksgiving checks to 2,000 wounded veterans and servicemembers WASHINGTON, Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes (CSAH) and The American Legion are joining forces to ensure that 2,000 military veterans and servicemembers - severely wounded in Afghanistan or Iraq - get to enjoy a special meal at Thanksgiving with those closest to...

2011-11-07 07:00:00

Attendees to each receive $60 Thanksgiving gift check as part of upcoming nationwide distribution WILTON, Conn., Nov. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nearly two dozen military service members from Texas who were severely wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq will be treated to a special pre-Veterans Day meal on Tuesday, November 8, when they and their families are guests of the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes (CSAH) for dinner at a San Antonio restaurant. During the event,...

2010-12-21 14:02:00

Organization's 'Secret Santa' program providing a total of $500,000 nationwide this month to injured veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan wars WILTON, Conn., Dec. 21, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Each of the severely wounded military service members from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars who attended last week's 6th annual Road to Recovery Conference and Tribute in Orlando, Florida returned home with an unexpected bonus beyond the benefits of the event itself - a $500 check from the Coalition...

2010-12-13 16:37:00

Nearly 400 guests, including wounded veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan wars and their families, attending event at Walt Disney World's Swan Resort ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With a program featuring a wide array of inspirational speakers and educational presentations, the Coalition to Salute America's Heroes (CSAH) and The American Legion officially opened the 6th annual Road to Recovery Conference and Tribute today for severely wounded military service members...

2009-02-06 13:00:00

Local Wounded Veteran from the War on Terror and Family Surprised with New Home HOUSTON, Feb. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at the 17th Annual NAPE Expo luncheon hosted by Shell Exploration & Production Company, The Coalition to Salute America's Heroes (CSAH), in conjunction with NAPE and the Bay Area Builders Association (BABA) surprised Sgt. David Worswick and his family with the announcement that they will be the next recipients of a brand new home as part of the Homes for Heroes program....