Military/Press Releases

LWRC International Steps Up Training Team with the addition of Matt Jacques and Victory First

Cambridge, MD (November, 2014) – LWRC International announces a new training partnership with Matt Jacques and Victory First to support its Law Enforcement, Military and Government Training programs. Matt joins an impressive team of firearms experts on the LWRCI Firearms Training Program as Senior Firearms Program Advisor. "We are looking for Matt Jacques to strengthen LWRCI training programs and help support integration ... More

Progressive® Gives Away 117 Refurbished Vehicles to Deserving Military Members

Insurer Honors Veterans Day with 57 Events Countrywide in Partnership with the National Auto Body Council, Veteran Organizations and Business Partners MAYFIELD VILLAGE, Ohio (Nov. 4, 2014) –  This Veterans Day, more than 100 veterans and their families will be getting the keys to newly refurbished vehicles as part of The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies’ annual Keys to Progress® program. In partnership w ... More

Burger King® Franchisees to Launch VFW Unmet Needs Fundraising Campaign

The annual fundraiser enters its eighth consecutive year KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 30, 2014) — The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Foundation is pleased to announce that for the eighth consecutive year, Burger King® Franchisees across the country will host a fundraiser to benefit the VFW Unmet Needs program during the month of November. Patrons of participating BURGER KING® Restaurants are encouraged to donate $1 or mor ... More

GLOCK to donate $50,000 to the Young Marines at the 2014 AUSA Annual Meeting

SMYRNA, GA ( Oct, 2014) -   GLOCK will continue to support the Young Marines organization by contributing another $50,000 at 10 a.m. (EST), Monday, Oct. 13, at the GLOCK Booth #3824 at the Association of United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting & Expo, held Oct. 13 – 15, 2014, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mt. Vernon PL, NW, Washington D.C. Media are invited to attend the event as the check is pre ... More

Designing Spaces™ Welcomes GLOCK as Sponsor of Military Makeover Series on Lifetime TV

(POMAPNO BEACH, Fla. – PR.Com – September 30, 2013) Award-winning home improvement show Designing Spaces™ airing on the Lifetime channel has teamed up with GLOCK for the “Designing Spaces of Hope – Military Makeover” series, scheduled to air three consecutive Fridays beginning November 21, 2014 at 7:30 am (ET/PT). R. Lee Ermey, spokesperson for GLOCK, will host the three-part series. Ermey, “The Gunny”, ... More

VFW Hosts Leadership Summit to Benefit Student Veterans

Event is VFW’s latest show of support to America’s future leaders Kansas City, Mo. (October 2, 2014) – The VFW will host the 2014 Student Veterans of America (SVA) Leadership Summit Oct. 2-4 in Kansas City. The VFW’s involvement with the upcoming summit is in keeping with its commitment to ensuring America’s student veterans have the tools and support needed to succeed in their education endeavors. D ... More