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Special Report U.S. Military and Civilians are Increasingly Divided

By Veterans Foundation on May 28, 2015 at 05:00 PM in News

Jovano Graves' parents begged him not to join the Army right out of high school in 2003, when U.S. troops were fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Watch 'Old Guard' Post Flags on Arlington Graves

By Veterans Foundation on May 28, 2015 at 04:47 PM in Memorial Day

Members of the 3rd U.S. Infantry, known as the Old Guard, talk about the honor of placing hundreds of thousands of flags on graves in Arlington National Cemetery for Memorial Day.

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On Memorial Day, Obama Honors Sacrifices Of Service Members

By Veterans Foundation on May 25, 2015 at 05:01 PM in Memorial Day

Americans are paying tribute today, Memorial Day, to the sacrifices of service members in the nation's earliest conflicts and the newest.

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HONORING WOMEN IN THE MILITARY

HONORING WOMEN IN THE MILITARY
By Veterans Foundation on Sep 19, 2014 at 10:26 AM in Veterans Events in Santa Barbara, CA

Do you know a woman who is a veteran or is currently active duty or otherwise enlisted? The Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation is presenting the annual free Veterans Weekend concert in Santa Barbara to honor our nation’s military veterans and current personnel.

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Anacapa Students Honor The Boys Who Stormed Normandy

By Veterans Foundation on Sep 08, 2014 at 08:40 AM in D Day Event, Normandy, France, June 2014, WW II

Anacapa School has a long history of honoring veterans. On every Veterans Day, our school is in session to take advantage of community events honoring veterans and to be able to invite speakers onto our campus to share their experiences as veterans with our students and teachers. Two men who have made numerous appearances at Anacapa in the past were recently honored on May 8 by the Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation, in collaboration with The Channel City Club, for their service 70 years ago as paratroopers, who dropped in behind enemy lines during the D-Day invasion of Normandy.

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PCVF Supports Sea Cadets in Flagship Competition

By Veterans Foundation on Jul 27, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Sea Cadets and staff of AIRPAC Squadron participated in the 2014 Annual Pacific Southwest Region 11 Flagship Competition at Area 33, Camp Pendleton.

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Event: Women in the Military

Event: Women in the Military
By Veterans Foundation on Jul 09, 2014 at 12:38 PM in Veterans Events in Santa Barbara, CA

Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation Celebrates Women in the Military

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Calling All Female Veterans & Active Duty to be Part of Free Concert on November 9, 2014

By Veterans Foundation on Jun 27, 2014 at 08:30 AM in Veterans Events in Santa Barbara, CA, Santa Barbara Veterans

The Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation presents a free concert each year in Santa Barbara to honor our nation’s military veterans and current personnel. Board member Marilyn Gilbert produces the concert each year during Veterans Day weekend. It is a musical tribute and performed by full orchestra, the Santa Barbara Choral Society, bagpipers, speakers and more.

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Memorial Day Ceremony, 2014

Memorial Day Ceremony, 2014
By Veterans Foundation on Apr 25, 2014 at 11:58 AM in Memorial Day 2014, Veterans Events in Santa Barbara, CA

Monday, May 26, 2014 • 10 am – 11 am, Santa Barbara Cemetery, 901 Channel Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93108, Free

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Get Help Finding a Great Job

By Hazel Blankenship on Mar 06, 2013 at 03:36 PM in Santa Barbara Veterans, Veterans Resources

There's a new resource for Veterans in Santa Barbara. John Daly of Key Class can help you write a great resume, learn how to interview at your maximum performance and how to "dress for success".

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