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2014-06-23 23:02:23

Game raises over $25,000 for Fisher House Foundation New York, NY (PRWEB) June 23, 2014 Mets baseball legends John Franco and Dwight “Doc” Gooden joined Citi and members from the Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team for a special charity softball game at Citi Field on Wednesday, June 18 that raised over $25,000 to benefit Fisher House Foundation. Lonnie Gaudet, Greg Reynolds and Nick Clark served as captains of the Wounded Warriors Amputee Softball Team during the game, which saw...

2013-05-10 23:23:51

Gift Allows Families to Cheer on their Loved Ones Who Have Sacrificed for their Country Rockville, MD (PRWEB) May 10, 2013 Wounded Warriors participating in this year´s annual 2013 Warrior Games presented by Deloitte will have family by their side to cheer them on, thanks to generous donations from Fisher House Foundation, which constructs comfort homes to provide free, temporary housing to the families of service members receiving medical care at Veterans Affairs and military...

2010-08-18 06:00:00

CINCINNATI, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LCA-Vision Inc. (Nasdaq: LCAV), a leading provider of laser vision correction services under the LasikPlus® brand, today announced its partnership with the Fisher House Foundation, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and providing a "home away from home" for military families while their loved ones are hospitalized for an illness, disease or injury. This unique partnership will benefit eligible American...

2009-10-27 03:30:00

Soldiers' Angels Conducts 4th Annual Online Valour-IT Fundraising Competition PASADENA, Calif., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Divided among four "virtual teams," a wide variety of bloggers and other New Media mavens are competing on the Internet to see who can inspire the most donations to help wounded troops. Part of the Soldiers' Angels fifth annual online Valour-IT Veterans Day fundraising competition that runs through Veterans Day (November 11), the effort helps ensure America's...

2009-05-15 09:59:00

Defense Leader Provides Major Boost to Organization that Helps Wounded Veterans Undergoing Medical Treatment BOSTON, May 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Fisher House Boston announced today that technology and innovation leader Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has donated $100,000 to the organization. The gift will go directly towards construction of the Fisher House Boston project, which broke ground last October on the grounds of the Veterans Administration Medical Center in West Roxbury. The Fisher House...

2008-07-03 12:00:54

By Kate Wiltrout, The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Va. Jul. 3--PORTSMOUTH -- A 13-bed unit soon to be created at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center will allow injured sailors and Marines to live near their doctors and therapists while recovering. Called The Patriots' Inn, the unit will be on the seventh floor of the old hospital building. The 18,500-square-foot unit will include office space for Navy liaisons, disability counselors and representatives from the Department of Veterans Affairs....

2008-07-03 09:01:19

By KATE WILTROUT By Kate Wiltrout The Virginian-Pilot PORTSMOUTH A 13-bed unit soon to be created at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center will allow injured sailors and Marines to live near their doctors and therapists while recovering. Called The Patriots' Inn, the unit will be on the seventh floor of the old hospital building. The 18,500-square-foot unit will include office space for Navy liaisons, disability counselors and representatives from the Department of Veterans Affairs....


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
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