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August 2

 A Visit With Vincent


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
1 Vincent Bell

TAPS Blog | The pilgrimage to a loved one's grave is a journey in of itself - particularly at Arlington National Cemetery. A surviving sibling shares her experience of visiting her brother's grave in Section 60 for the first time on her own.  

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July 29

 This Journey We Share


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
1 TAPS

TAPS Blog | An open letter of encouragement from one survivor to others in the wake of recent losses and stresses.  Grief is a journey we have and will always continue to travel, with steps both forward and backward. It's one we share though and help each other along. "This journey is difficult, but oh, it is every bit as beautiful because we have each other." 

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July 28

 The Strength In Our Stars


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
Gold Star

TAPS Blog | Recent losses in the extensive Gold Star Family, have brought tragedy to the doorsteps of our hearts. Now more than ever, we need the strength of each other to shine on.  

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July 28

 A letter to Jeff on his 5th Angelversary


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
2015 Rachael Hill

TAPS Blog | Surviving spouse, Rachael Hill, pens a letter to her husband, Captain Jeffrey Hill, five years to the day after she watched him lace up his boots and walk out the door to work for the very last time.  

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Aug 3   Marine Corps Marathon Spots Still Available to Run for Fallen Heroes with Team TAPS
  Press Release | FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 30, 2015 ARLINGTON, Va. - The 40th Marine Corps Marathon is sold out, but runners can still participate by signing up for a spot with the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors (TAPS). As a charity partner of the MCM, Team TAPS still has open marathon and 10K spots for runners interested in fundraising.

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Aug 2   Raiders drawing fans to training camp
  News Article : Napa Valley Register
By: Marty James

Jul 31   Raiders training camp day 1 practice wrap: Derek Carr, Michael Crabtree clicking early
  News Article : Silver And Black Pride (Blog)
By: Levi Damien

Jul 30   Bryant treats military families to night in Atlanta
  News Article : Atlanta Falcons
By: Andrew Hirsh

Jul 29   Wavehuggers & TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors) Learn How To Surf
  News Article : Wavehuggers (blog)

Jul 28   RG3 makes one military family's day with appearance
  News Article : Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic
By: Chick Hernandez


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August 7

 Florida Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp
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TAPS Event | You are warmly invited to join us at the Orlando, Florida Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp. Whether you are a few weeks, several months, or many years out from your loss, our program is tailored to meet you where you are in your grief journey.

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August 13

 Alaska Adult Children Retreat
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TAPS Event | Journey to the “Last Frontier” as we experience the beauty, serenity and adventure of Alaska! This 3-star “Challenging Adventure” level retreat will include activities such as canyoneering, gold panning and hiking. We will also participate in the Big Wildlife Runs as part of the TAPS Run & Remember Team. You will choose to run or walk a Marathon, Half Marathon, Marathon Relay or 5K.

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August 24

 TAPS Kilimanjaro Expedition
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TAPS Event | Share a truly fearless journey with TAPS survivors as we climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, Africa. Every step on this ascent will move us farther away from feelings of doubt, fear, and insignificance. As guests of the mountain, we will be led to consider what we really can control

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August 26

 Montana Men’s Retreat
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TAPS Event | Connect with other surviving fathers, brothers and other men who have lost a loved one who has served in the military. We will create lifelong friendships and celebrate our heroes as we help each other move forward on our journey.

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August 2

 A Visit With Vincent


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
1 Vincent Bell

TAPS Blog | The pilgrimage to a loved one's grave is a journey in of itself - particularly at Arlington National Cemetery. A surviving sibling shares her experience of visiting her brother's grave in Section 60 for the first time on her own.  

More »

July 29

 This Journey We Share


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
1 TAPS

TAPS Blog | An open letter of encouragement from one survivor to others in the wake of recent losses and stresses.  Grief is a journey we have and will always continue to travel, with steps both forward and backward. It's one we share though and help each other along. "This journey is difficult, but oh, it is every bit as beautiful because we have each other." 

More »

July 28

 A letter to Jeff on his 5th Angelversary


Posted by:
Claire Henline

 
2015 Rachael Hill

TAPS Blog | Surviving spouse, Rachael Hill, pens a letter to her husband, Captain Jeffrey Hill, five years to the day after she watched him lace up his boots and walk out the door to work for the very last time.  

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