TAPS Press Releases

Feb. 14, 2018: Jon Stewart Joins TAPS to Launch New Institute for Hope and Healing in Arlington

Feb. 13, 2018: TAPS to Present 2018 Senator Ted Stevens Leadership Award to Ashlyn McCain

Feb. 13, 2018: Army Capt. John Rhoten to be Named TAPS 2018 Mentor of the Year

Feb. 7, 2018: MSE Foundation and Washington Capitals Launch Courage Caps, Presented by Telos Corporation, to Support Families of Fallen Military Heroes

Feb. 1, 2018: TAPS Partners with the Cohen Veterans Network to Provide Specialized Mental Health Support to Save Lives

Jan. 30, 2018: TAPS to Recognize Gary Sinise’s Dedication to the Families of America’s Fallen Heroes at Annual Honor Guard Gala

Jan. 23, 2018: Families of Fallen Military Heroes to Attend 2018 Pro Bowl

Jan. 18, 2018: Thornberry to Accept 2018 TAPS Honor Guard Gala Congressional Award 

Jan. 18, 2018: Goldfein to Accept TAPS 2018 Honor Guard Gala Military Award on Behalf of America's Airmen

Dec. 12, 2017: TAPS Families to Join Wreaths Across America to Place Holiday Wreaths at Arlington National Cemetery

Dec. 6, 2017: VA Appoints Ashlynne Haycock to Veterans’ Advisory Committee on Education

Nov. 28, 2017: TAPS San Diego Regional Seminar and Good Grief Camp Brings Together Families of America’s Fallen Military Heroes

Nov. 28, 2017: TAPS Partners with Wounded Warrior Project and Vietnam Veterans of America to Increase Understanding of Toxic Exposure in the Military

Nov. 9, 2017: Families of Fallen Heroes to Participate in NFL ‘Salute to Service’ Events Across the Country During Veterans’ Day Weekend

Nov. 8, 2017: TAPS Honored as 2017 Top-Rated Nonprofit

Nov. 7, 2017: TAPS to Host Retreat for Surviving Widows and Children of America’s Fallen Military Heroes in Georgia

Oct. 30, 2017: Finding Hope, Healing at TAPS Parents Retreat in Albuquerque 

Oct. 25, 2017: 9th Annual National Military Suicide Survivor Seminar Provided an Opportunity to Find Hope, Healing and Connection for Families Who Have Lost a Loved One to Military Suicide 

Oct. 19, 2017: TAPS Honors Fallen Heroes at 42nd Annual Marine Corps Marathon

Oct. 17, 2017: TAPS Statement on Presidential Condolences to the Families of the Fallen

Oct. 3, 2017: Families Who Have Lost a Loved One to Military Suicide Gather in Phoenix to Find Hope, Healing and Connection

Sept. 27, 2017: TAPS to Host Panel Discussion on Military Survivor Benefits for Capitol Hill Staff

Sept. 20, 2017: TAPS Families Find Hope and Healing at Colorado Dude Ranch Retreat 

Sept. 20, 2017: Families of America’s Fallen Military Heroes to Connect at TAPS Boston Widows’ Retreat

Sept. 12, 2017: TAPS Families Connect at Retreat in Big Sky Country

Aug. 23, 2017: TAPS, Defense Suicide Prevention Office Sign Formal Memorandum of Understanding

Aug. 22, 2017: Parents Find Hope, Healing at TAPS Retreat in Atlanta

Aug. 16, 2017: Surviving Military Family Members to Benefit from Forever GI Bill

Aug. 16, 2017: TAPS to Speak at The American Legion’s National Convention

Aug. 9, 2017: TAPS Partners with Home Base to Provide Intensive Trauma Support to Surviving Military Family Members

Aug. 8, 2017: Surviving Wives, Fiancées, Mothers, Sisters and Daughters to Gather at TAPS Washington Women’s Empowerment Retreat

Aug. 7, 2017: Bonnie Carroll Receives 2017 Robert M. Yerkes Award

Aug. 2, 2017: TAPS to Present Landmark Study at APA’s 125th Annual Convention

Aug. 1, 2017: TAPS to Lead Sessions at 2017 DoD/VA Suicide Prevention Conference

July 26, 2017: VFW Names TAPS Founder and President Recipient of 2017 Citizenship Award

July 25, 2017: TAPS to Host Retreat for Surviving Families of America’s Fallen Military Heroes in Tennessee

July 19, 2017: Families of America’s Fallen Heroes Find Hope, Healing in Nature at TAPS Family Campout

July 17, 2017: TAPS Statement of Support for the Forever GI Bill

July 14, 2017: TAPS Among VSO Participants in Education Roundtable Event on Capitol Hill

July 13, 2017: TAPS Media Availability on Memorandum of Agreement with the International Welfare Foundation and TSG Global Holdings to Provide Bereavement Support in Mosul

July 12, 2017: TAPS Receives 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

July 12, 2017: TAPS to Welcome Families of America’s Fallen Heroes to Texas Regional Survivor Seminar & Good Grief Camp

July 11, 2017: TAPS Names Steve Cannon to Board of Directors

June 29, 2017: New York Yankees to Celebrate Nation’s Birthday with TAPS and the Children of America’s Fallen Military Heroes at 'Field of Dreams'

June 20, 2017: Military Widows, Fiancées and Significant Others to Honor Loved Ones at Special TAPS Gathering in Germany

June 15, 2017: TAPS Hosts Southern California Good Grief Campout for Children of America’s Fallen Military

June 2, 2017: TAPS Hosts More Than 2,000 Surviving Family Members for Weekend of Remembrance, Hope and Healing

May 16, 2017: TAPS to Welcome Families of America's Fallen Military Heroes for Memorial Day Weekend Events in Washington

April 14, 2017: "Land of the Free" book signing event to raise funds for veterans and Gold Star Family organizations

April 13, 2017: At Annual Honor Guard Gala, TAPS Remembers our Fallen Service Members and Honors the Families They Left Behind

April 12, 2017: TAPS, Department of Veterans Affairs Sign Formal Memorandum of Agreement

April 6, 2017: TAPS Joins Vice President Pence in White House Meeting to Recognize Gold Star Spouses Day

April 5, 2017: TAPS to Present Inaugural National Community Partnership Award to the NBA, USA Basketball for their Support of Families of America's Fallen Heroes

March 30, 2017: TAPS Expedition Receives Grant to Help Surviving Family Members of America’s Fallen Heroes as they Navigate Grief Journey

March 28, 2017: TAPS to Host Families of America's Fallen Heroes at Colorado Regional Survivor Seminar & Good Grief Camp

March 22, 2017: Army Staff Sgt. Daniel Davenport to be Named TAPS 2017 Mentor of the Year

March 15, 2017: TAPS to Present 2017 Senator Ted Stevens Leadership Award to Gold Star Daughter Jaclyn Mariano

March 14, 2017: TAPS Brings Together Families of America's Fallen Heroes at Chicago Regional Seminar & Good Grief Camp

March 10, 2017: TAPS Receives Grant to Help Meet Increased Demand for Youth Services

March 1, 2017: TAPS Thanks President Trump for Recognizing the Sacrifices of Military Families During Address

February 22, 2017: TAPS Honor Guard Gala to recognize NBA, USA Basketball's Support for Families of America's Fallen Heroes

January 30, 2017: New research reveals peer-­based connection supports healing, growth after loss

January 25, 2017: NFL grant enables 16 Military Surviving Families from TAPS to attend 2017 Pro Bowl

January 21, 2017: TAPS Congratulates Dr. David Shulkin on Appointment as Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary 

September 27, 2016: Surviving Military Families Suffering Suicide Loss Find Voice with TAPS 

September 20, 2016: TAPS Joins Forces with West Point Runners to Honor Families of America's Fallen Heroes

September 6, 2016: TAPS Shares Message of Hope, Help, Healing for National Suicide Prevention Awareness

August 22, 2016: Families of the Fallen Honored at The Barclays

August 18, 2016: Surviving Military Parents, Siblings Find Strength, Connection at TAPS Retreat in Alaska

August 16, 2016: Cannae Named Official Outfitter for the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors

August 15, 2016: TAPS Recognizes High School Graduates Pursuing College Educations

August 10, 2016: TAPS Atlanta Regional Seminar Brings Together Surviving Military Families

August 9, 2016: Israeli Defense Force Widows and Orphans Organization, TAPS Share United Goal, Support for Families of the Fallen

August 8, 2016: Uber Donates Free Rides to Arlington National Cemetery to TAPS Families