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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 [...]

Terry Houin & Three Points Racing: Helping Military Veterans Transition Out of Service

By |November 27th, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member|

The transition out of military service is never simple, but Three Points Racing is here to help military veterans transition [...]

The Battle of Mogadishu 25 years later: How the fateful fight changed combat operations

By |October 31st, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member|

Twenty-five years ago, news flashed across television screens that U.S. troops had engaged in some of the most intense urban [...]

Evan Hafer, CEO of Black Rifle Coffee, Shares His Story of Success

By |September 25th, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member|

If you’re looking for a rainbow colored drink named after a unicorn, Black Rifle Coffee Company is not for you.  [...]

This ‘Black Hawk Down’ special operator is still fighting, but on a different front

By |August 27th, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member|

Dr. Norman Hooten, a retired Army master sergeant who served in the elite Delta Force and was on the [...]

Bob Dole turns 95 – let me tell you about my friend and a great American

By |July 24th, 2018|Featured Service Member, News|

Former Senate Republican leader and presidential candidate Bob Dole turns 95 Sunday. He remains an example to our country and [...]

5 Examples of Veterans That Leveraged Their Military Experience To Become Successful Entrepreneurs

By |June 28th, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member|

Between 240,000 to 360,000 personnel leave the ranks of the U.S. military every year, many facing the question: what’s next? [...]

Peru Bound

By |May 31st, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member, Veterans, Veterans to Peru|

Heading into late 2017 and early 2018 the Kniestedt Foundation staff began to discuss the potential of broadening the scope [...]

‘Gunny’ Remembered: The Life of R. Lee Ermey

By |May 1st, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member, Veterans|

"This is my rifle. There are many like it, but this one is mine." It’s a classic quote, lodged in [...]

Kristin Ennis: Going “Full Throttle”

By |February 27th, 2018|Articles, Featured Service Member, Veterans|

Veteran Kirstie Ennis is one of the best Paralympian snowboarders in the world, and she’s also eying the seven great [...]