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April 22

 Saturday Morning Message: Pet Support


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Carol's Dog 1

TAPS Blog | Sharing your space with a pet can be very rewarding. Just having your pet cuddle up next to you when you are feeling down can be uplifting.

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April 15

 Saturday Morning Message: Marking Days of Remembrance


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Dreamcatcher

TAPS Blog | This week survivors share ideas in response to the question about what survivors do on special days like birthdays and angelversaries.

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April 14

 Variety of Events Available for Surviving Military Children


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Events for TAPS Kids

TAPS Blog | In addition to TAPS Good Grief Camps, Campouts, Family Retreats and Adventures, there are a variety of events that are available to surviving military children throughout the year.

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April 14

 5 Ways to Honor Your Surviving Military Child


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Month of the Military Child

TAPS Blog | April is Month of the Military Child. Here are some ideas for how to honor your surviving military children this month (and every month) to help them know they are part of this family and worth celebrating.

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Apr 20   NBA, USA Basketball's partnership with TAPS much bigger than sports
  News Article : USA Today
By: AJ Neuharth-Keusch

Apr 17   NFL Community Events During Draft Week
  News Article : WPVI-TV (Philadelphia)

Apr 14   “Land of the Free” book signing event to raise funds for veterans and Gold Star Family organizations
  Press Release | Nationally recognized artist Jane Chapin will be in Charlotte, N.C. April 26 for a book signing and April 28-30 for a three-day workshop. Chapin's books "Land of the Free" and "Land of the Free Gold Star Family Edition" will be available for purchase during the events, with 100% of sales going directly to several organizations that assist veterans and their families.

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Apr 14   TAPS Honors Survivors, Mentors at Annual Gala
  News Article : DoD News
By: Jim Garamore

Apr 13   At Annual Honor Guard Gala, TAPS Remembers our Fallen Service Members and Honors the Families They Left Behind
  Press Release | More than 800 military survivors, senior Administration and Pentagon officials, and supporters from the business community gathered Wednesday night for the annual Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS) Honor Guard Gala, held at the National Building Museum. 

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Apr 12   TAPS, Department of Veterans Affairs Sign Formal Memorandum of Agreement
  Press Release | With its annual Honor Guard Luncheon as the backdrop, the Tragedy Assistance Program Survivors (TAPS) and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) signed a formal Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) today to assist surviving families identify and secure benefits and services available to them through the military service of their loved one. 

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May 3

 Charleston Widows Retreat
 Charleston Widows and Mothers Retreat V1

TAPS Event | Join fellow surviving widows as we find hope along this journey and celebrate the lives of our fallen heroes.

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May 11

 Inner Warrior Cape Cod Ragnar Relay
 Ragnar Relay Cape Code 1

TAPS Event | Join TAPS at the Ragnar Relay, a challenge that will push you to your limits and strengthen your resolve.

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June 8

 Green River Whitewater Expedition
 Whitewater Expedition 1

TAPS Event | Share a truly fearless journey with your TAPS family as we conquer whitewater rapids on the Green River.

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June 11

 North Carolina Good Grief Campout
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TAPS Event | Good Grief Campouts combine traditional camp fun, like ziplining, water activities and s’mores, with grief support and remembrance ceremonies.

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April 14

 Variety of Events Available for Surviving Military Children


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Events for TAPS Kids

TAPS Blog | In addition to TAPS Good Grief Camps, Campouts, Family Retreats and Adventures, there are a variety of events that are available to surviving military children throughout the year.

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April 14

 5 Ways to Honor Your Surviving Military Child


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Month of the Military Child

TAPS Blog | April is Month of the Military Child. Here are some ideas for how to honor your surviving military children this month (and every month) to help them know they are part of this family and worth celebrating.

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April 13

 6 Ways The Brotherly Bond Still Exists


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Glenn Weaver

TAPS Blog | When a sibling dies, we lose our first friend. The person we were meant to grow old with is no longer here physically, and it can feel so lonely. But the relationship still exists.

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