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Stories of service and sacrifice, inspiration and hope.

THIS IS WHAT A SOLDIER IS LIKE

February 20, 2020

The average age of a soldier is 19 years. He is a short-haired, tight-muscled kid who, under normal circumstances, is considered by society as half…

On My Mind: Patriotism is Bigger than Politics

February 16, 2020

In the last two weeks, each 24-hour period has been marked by a new divisive narrative. It’s been hard to keep up. America tuned into…

The Chili When It’s Chilly Mission is Personal

January 30, 2020

Michael & Angie Wren, Alan Martin Jr., Kellie Outlaw, Zane Homesley, and Alan Martin Sr., also affectionately known as “Big Al”, got together to brainstorm…

2020 and Beyond: The Next 10 Years for Boot Campaign

January 16, 2020

A year into my position at Boot Campaign, I shared our five key goals for the future. I want to update you on progress made,…

2019 Health & Wellness Impact Report

January 8, 2020

Boot Campaign’s Health & Wellness Program addresses the reality that veterans who suffer from untreated invisible wounds of war simply cannot move forward in other…