Military

Guideposts: Elizabeth Laird, the Fort Hood Hug Lady, gives hugs to soldiers deploying
Military Outreach Stories

Soldiers Give the Fort Hood Hug Lady an Outpouring of Love

Elizabeth Laird, the Fort Hood Hug Lady, has made sure no soldier left for a combat zone or came home without getting a hug since 2003. Now, it's her turn to receive love. 

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Veterans Awareness Month:  American Flag
Military Outreach Stories

Veterans Awareness Month: Your Donations Matter

Guideposts thanks donors to its initiative to support veterans.

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Guideposts Veterans Awareness Month American Flag
Military Outreach Stories

Veterans Awareness Month Press Release

Guideposts seeks to bring national attention to the plight of US Veterans with the November cover story

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Guideposts: Ricochet the Surfing Dog
Military Outreach Stories

Join Our Twitter Chat to Discover How Dogs Help Veterans with PTSD

For veterans coping with post-traumatic stress disorder, therapy dogs can make a world of difference. Find out more during our Twitter chat.

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Guideposts: A soldier in fatigues hugs his wife and child.
Military Outreach Stories

Guideposts Announces Veterans Awareness Month

Guideposts' initiative is designed to help and honor our veterans.

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Guideposts: Randy Dexter and his service dog, Captain
Military Outreach Stories

Our Returning Troops: Vet with PTSD Comforted by Therapy Dog

Struggling with PTSD and alcohol abuse, Iraq veteran Randy Dexter was desperate for help. Could a dog named Ricochet come to his rescue?

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Military Outreach Stories

Help Us Support the Armed Forces

Guideposts Military Outreach supports our military by providing free inspiring magazines, booklets and books.

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Lt. Col. Evelyn Smith-Florence, U. S. Army (Ret.--center), mother of Guideposts editorial coordinator T. J. Barber
Military Outreach Stories

Guideposts: Veterans' Stories

Military outreach and supporting our troops has long been a key part of our mission here at Guideposts. With Veterans Day approaching, we're pleased to share with our readers these photographs of Guideposts employees and their relatives, who served our country with valor and distinction.

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Support Military Families, Edie Melson and Son
Military Outreach Stories

7 Ways to Support Military Families

Here's how to support military families when their loved ones are home or abroad.

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Elvis Presley, U.S. Army veteran, 1958
Military Outreach Stories

11 Celebrities Who Are Also Veterans

In celebration of Veterans Month, we took a look at some of the famous faces who bravely served our country. 

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