Archive for May, 2018

RLF veteran ambassador, delivers featured address at Lockbourne, Ohio Memorial Day celebration

Posted on May 31st, 2018

Corey O’Brien, RLF veteran ambassador, delivers featured address at Lockbourne, Ohio Memorial Day celebration Christopher “Corey” O’Brien, a US Army and Ohio National Guard veteran with multiple deployments behind him, teacher at Hamilton Township (Ohio) High School, and member of RLF’s Board of Advisors, was the featured speaker at the 2018 Memorial Day celebration at […]

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We Honor the Fallen

Posted on May 23rd, 2018

For 150 years, American citizens have been honoring military members who have sacrificed their lives for our freedoms. Memorial Day, or Decoration Day, as it was formerly known, began in 1868 as a formal day of honor and gratitude to our dead defenders. Resurrecting Lives Foundation is deeply grateful for all those military members who […]

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RLF in the Community

Posted on May 7th, 2018

• Once again, City BBQ Restaurants raised thousands of dollars solely for the support of RLF’s programs for veterans. Their sales of refillable tumblers in early 2018 netted $8700. Thank you to City BBQ and all their customers! • Golfers in the Columbus, Ohio area, should mark your calendars for the annual Cardinal Health-organized golf […]

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Honoring the Fallen

Posted on May 7th, 2018

An example to us all of a patriot who so clearly honored the fallen is the late Paul R. Vogel, Sr., of Chesterton, Indiana. In his many roles, from soldier to veteran to ceaseless champion for the causes of veterans from all branches of service, Paul set a high bar in his impact on the […]

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From the Board

Posted on May 4th, 2018

From the Board: J. Skylar Burgess Colonel (USAF, Retired) RLF Board member and Chair, Veterans Employment Initiative Managing Director with Deloitte & Touche   As a Board member and Chair of the Resurrecting Lives Foundation Veterans Employment Initiative, I became involved with RLF to more effectively help our veterans with the (unseen) remnants of their […]

Chris Lawrence Honored as TBI Champion

Posted on May 4th, 2018

RLF veteran ambassador Chris Lawrence joins the league of TBI Champions on A Head for the Future, a U.S. Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) website that focuses on resources aimed at the prevention, recognition, and recovery of traumatic brain injury in the military. Chris, a veteran of the U.S. Marines, is the second […]

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Healing through technology: Using bytes to heal the brain part 2

Posted on May 4th, 2018

“[This program] is a win/win situation for the vets learning strategies to improve their skills and my graduate interns who are learning how to work with individuals with PTSD/TBI.” — Donna Colcord, M.S., CCC-SLP, Clinic Director at the Bowling Green State University Speech and Hearing Clinic A key mission of the Resurrecting Lives Foundation is […]