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March 28

 Saturday Morning Message: Thoughts on the Journey


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Carol's Photo of the Beach

TAPS Blog | Last week we were asked to share how events like the recent helicopter training accident in Florida influence our own grief journey. When this happens and deep thought is needed, I go to my favorite places, the beach or the garden. These spots help quiet my mind.

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March 27

 We All Want 'What We Ain't Got'


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Rachael Hill - Music

TAPS Blog | Today on the TAPS Blog, surviving spouse Rachael Hill shares how she feels connected to her husband through music. She writes, "Jeff continues to be a part of our lives because as the song says, a love like that isn’t easily forgotten. However, the beautiful thing about it is, it doesn’t have to be forgotten."

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March 21

 Saturday Morning Message: Vacation Ideas


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Carol's Garden

TAPS Blog | This picture is from our garden in the fall. I chose it, because the light is shining through the darkness to the path below. That is what TAPS does when we are in the depths of grief. It shows a way toward the light as we learn to celebrate the lives of our loved ones.

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March 17

 Our Partners in Courage


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Telos, Courage

TAPS Blog | Courage Caps is an extraordinary partnership that is made possible by support from Telos Corporation and TAPS Board Chairman John Wood. TAPS is grateful to work with Telos and Monumental Sports and Entertainment Foundation for this program, which raises funds and awareness and creates meaningful opportunities for our TAPS families.

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Mar 31   Norwalk High School students get lesson in giving back, raise $20k for charity
  News Article : CBS Los Angeles

Mar 31   Four Star talent performs with Free Country
  News Article : United States Marine Corps
By: Master Sgt. Kristin duBois, “The President’s Own”

Mar 30   NFL players, celebrities to participate in Earl Morrall/NFL Alumni Celebrity Charity Golf Classic
  News Article : Naples Daily News
By: Jeff Jerome

Mar 27   America's Family: Support through tragedy
  News Article : Military Spouse
By: Jennifer McDonald

Mar 25   Windy25 Memorial 5K taking place this weekend in Las Vegas
  News Article : KTNV

Mar 25   Windy25 race honors fallen soldiers
  News Article : KLAS-TV


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April 10

 Fort Campbell Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp
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TAPS Event | There is something for everyone at a TAPS Regional Seminar and Good Grief Camp. No matter how long it's been since your loss, the type of loss, or the relationship to your hero, our program is tailored to meet your needs. These events are meaningful, life changing experiences for survivors. You will find a safe environment in which to remember the love and celebrate the life of your loved one.

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April 22

 Arizona Widows Empowerment Retreat
 AZ Wids

TAPS Event | At this unique retreat for those who have lost a relationship partner, we will use a holistic approach to explore ways to move forward within our new normal. If you’ve been asking questions such as “Who am I now? What do I want? How do I get there?” and you are ready to take the next steps toward transforming your life, this retreat will help you along that path.

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May 21

 21st Annual TAPS National Military Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp for Young Survivors
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TAPS Event | You are warmly invited to attend the 21st Annual TAPS National Military Survivor Seminar and Good Grief Camp for Young Survivors. Join us as we bring together survivors to share a weekend of understanding, hope, courage, and love.

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June 24

 Moab All Populations Wilderness Retreat
 Canoe Lake

TAPS Event | Experience the wonders of nature as you connect with other survivors. This retreat is open to spouses and relationship partners, parents, siblings and adult children who have lost a loved one who served in the military.

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March 27

 We All Want 'What We Ain't Got'


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Rachael Hill - Music

TAPS Blog | Today on the TAPS Blog, surviving spouse Rachael Hill shares how she feels connected to her husband through music. She writes, "Jeff continues to be a part of our lives because as the song says, a love like that isn’t easily forgotten. However, the beautiful thing about it is, it doesn’t have to be forgotten."

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March 3

 Today Is My Day


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Ambard, Linda - Celebrate Life

TAPS Blog | Today on the TAPS Blog, surviving spouse Linda Ambard shares how she is learning to live her dreams. She writes, "Developing new dreams when one stands alone is difficult at best. This struggle is ongoing, but as part of living and loving life, I simply must dream again."

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March 2

 Vacationing


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Huey - blog post

TAPS Blog | Today on the TAPS Blog, surviving spouse Sarah Greene talks about vacations after the death of a loved one. She writes, "We have been on some great memory-making trips, and they have been very rewarding and healing."

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