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Army Veteran Creates Art with Music

By |January 31st, 2019|Articles, Featured Service Member|

For over two decades, Jim O’Ferrell was that soldier who always had a guitar. “When I was in the Army [...]

Homegrown Barbecue Sauce to Benefit Veterans

By |January 31st, 2019|News, News You Can Use|

Kniestedt Foundation is a Texas-based not-for-profit organization that has given back to veterans and active-duty service men and women since [...]

VA’s Benefits Appeals Process Will See a Dramatic Changeover Next Month

By |January 31st, 2019|News, News You Can Use|

Veterans rejected for disability benefits will have a new slate of appeals options starting next month, when federal officials will [...]

Empowering Veterans Through Outdoor Recreation

By |January 31st, 2019|Articles, Outdoors|

We owe our nation’s veterans every possible path to recovery from the wounds they suffer during active duty. In many [...]

Kniestedt Foundation Hits the Ground Running in 2019

By |January 24th, 2019|Events|

The Kniestedt Foundation is excited to announce they will be kicking off 2019 with a fundraiser that will result in [...]

George H.W. Bush’s Life in Photos

By |January 15th, 2019|Featured Service Member|

The former president passed away last night at the age of 94. Watch his life in photos in this slideshow [...]

Foundation Gets Saucy To Raise Money For Vets

By |January 15th, 2019|News, News You Can Use|

Joe Rhodes and other members of the Kniestedt Foundation are taking a unique approach to raising money to help veterans [...]

Returning to Civilian Life: Expected and Unexpected Challenges After Leaving the Military

By |January 15th, 2019|Articles, News You Can Use|

People often ask, “What was the hardest part of military life?” Oddly enough, for me, it was my transition away [...]

Kill a Late-Season Stud in 5 Days

By |January 15th, 2019|Articles, Outdoors|

That strong north wind is carrying more than just cold weather. The end of deer season is right behind it. [...]