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    Senator Elizabeth Dole Convenes Leading Experts and Advocates Around Critical Caregiving Issues

    Senator Elizabeth Dole called national organizations and renowned experts together at the Hidden Heroes Impact Forum to pursue a bold agenda for addressing the most urgent concerns of those caring for America’s wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans. The Forum, held February 11-12, was designed to focus the nation’s response to the 2014 RAND study commissioned by the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, which uncovered the alarming gaps in support facing America’s 5.5 million military

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    Leading Experts and Advocates to Collaborate on Critical Caregiving Issues Through Elizabeth Dole Foundation Impact Councils

    WASHINGTON - After the 2014 release of the Elizabeth Dole Foundation commissioned RAND study that uncovered the gaps in support facing America’s 5.5 million military and veteran caregivers, the Foundation will launch seven Impact Councils at this week’s Hidden Heroes Impact Forum to address the most urgent concerns of those caring for wounded, ill and injured warriors. Based on recommendations from the RAND study, each council will focus on one of the following areas: Interfaith Action

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    Independence Fund Caregiver Retreat #Hiddenheroes Blog

    With a recent New Year Donation of $50,000 to the Elizabeth Dole Foundation and the establishment of four national caregiver retreats in 2015, the Independence Fund has expanded their vision to help our nation’s wounded warriors by supporting the hidden heroes who stand behind them. This past weekend (1/22/15-1/25/15) I had the opportunity, along with other Caregiver Fellows and military caregivers to attend the Inaugural Independence Fund Caregiver Retreat, in Point Clear, Alabama. I myself

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    Announcing the Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s New Executive Director

    As we approach year’s end, I want to express my deepest gratitude to each of you for your generosity in supporting the Foundation and America’s military and veteran caregivers.  Together, we are making progress in raising awareness and support for our Hidden Heroes.  But, as you know, we have much more to do! As the Foundation prepares to chart the course ahead, let me share a transition in the organization’s leadership.  My heartfelt thanks to our Executive Director, Carol Lindamood

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