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    Tune in to Hallmark Channel’s “Home and Family Veteran’s Week” Next Week for a Must-see Military Caregiving Series Spotlighting the work ofEaster Seals and Elizabeth Dole Foundation

    Week of November 10th  10 AM ET/PT   Check local listings for Hallmark Channel’s “Home and Family”in your area. Easter Seals and Caring for Military Families: The Elizabeth Dole Foundation have created a three-part series for Hallmark “Home and Family” geared toward millions of military caregivers – showing them they are not alone in their experiences and that there is help available.  The series also gives viewers a sense of the roles and responsibilities of these

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    Elizabeth Dole Foundation CFC Campaign

    The Elizabeth Dole Foundation is proud to announce a new way to support our mission to uplift for America’s military caregivers. The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) gives federal civilian, postal and military employees the opportunity to donate to local and national nonprofits that are dedicated to improving the quality of life. We ask that if you or anyone you know is a federal, postal or military employee, that you consider selecting the Elizabeth Dole Foundation as your CFC beneficiary.

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    On 9-11, honor military caregivers, too

    Photo Courtesy Of The Folkers Cara Folkers is a military caregiver. Her husband, Tim, was injured while serving in Iraq. By Cara Folkers Sept. 10, 2014 The attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, shook Americans to the core and changed our lives forever. The tragedy of that day could have defeated us but, instead, it united us and revived our national pride. For many Americans, including my husband, Tim, Sept. 11 was a call to action. In our nation's hour of need, our military men and

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    Our Hidden Heroes Need Your Help!

    I recently had the honor of serving as the MC for a Caregiver Networking Receptionheld at the US Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation. The event was certainly a success in that over 30 military caregivers had the opportunity to talk directly with employers from national corporations who want to hire caregivers at locations around the country. The attendees listened to a panel discussion focused on best practices for corporations supporting the specific needs

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