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City Barbeque Does it Again….Support Our Veterans With a New Tumbler

City BBQ is once again partnering with Resurrecting Lives Foundation to raise money through special new-year tumbler sales. During the first quarter of 2020, the restaurant is offering a new artist-designed limited-edition refillable tumbler for just $10. The cup, which sells out early every year, features free refills through March 31, 2020 and is double-walled […]

Ambassador Spotlight: Dean Krance

A “Question and Answer” Session with Long-Time Resurrecting Lives Foundation Ambassador and Supporter, Dean Krance of Amvets Post 26. Tell us about your military service. A few years after high school, two of my very best friends entered the military. Despite being in an age where men did not want to serve or be drafted, […]

Team Chivington: Riding for Veterans

Doug Chivington seems to be motivated by one thing: helping veterans. Each week he gets on his bike and rides over 2000 miles to build his endurance and train for his upcoming competition. Just like the postal service, through rain, wind and snow- you can find Doug out on the road, cycling. You may be […]

March is National Brain Injury Awareness Month

Three decades ago, Brain Injury Awareness Month was established to educate the public about brain injuries and the needs of those with brain injury, including mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). A mild TBI is caused by a bump, blow, jolt or penetration to the head that can lead to short or long-term changes affecting thinking, […]

Twenty-Four Hours of Honor

This Veterans Day, Resurrecting Lives Foundation (RLF) set out to uniquely honor those who so bravely served our country. Using social media to reach a wider audience, RLF created our first annual “24 Hours of Honor.” Every hour, a different veteran was honored with a tweet and Facebook post from RLF’s social media channels, sharing […]

Grateful for Military Families

From the Board:  Paul Carlson, Secretary to the Board of Directors; Senior Consultant to the Global Institute for the Study of Intelligent Communities, Dublin Ohio Paul has served on the RLF Board of Directors as Secretary since 2016 and brings years of experience in information technology project management, entrepreneurship and leadership to the table.  After […]

If It’s Given to You, You Need to Give It Back

Randy and Brenda Johnson just wanted to start up a little fun- a regular country get-together for friends and neighbors to have a good time.  They recall sitting in the Bollinger County (Missouri) Country Club Bar and Restaurant, chatting about their idea in 2013.  Their buddy, Warren Miller, liked the idea, and figured they ought […]

Gratitude to U.S. Veterans

November means Thanksgiving in the US, with the turkey-and-pie it implies….but it also signifies the time of year when we generally express our gratitude:  “thank you” gifts to teachers, the mail carrier, friends and neighbors; prayers at the dinner table focused on things for which we are grateful;  handshakes and hugs and carols and greeting […]