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Service members aren’t the only ones who serve. Their children are making monumental sacrifices of their own. Find out how you can help make a military kid’s life a little easier.
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South Korea hosts many US Soldiers and family members on tour. Some do their service and move on, but others find ways to give back to the community during their time there.
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Teacher Appreciation Week runs from May 6 to 10. The week honors amazing teachers and their commitments.
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Photo: Cpl. Tasia Wise reads a book with a child at the pediatric center in Guam Memorial Hospital Dec. 6 during Exercise Forager Fury 2012. Wise and 10 other service members volunteered their time to help clean windows at the hospital and had the pleasure of meeting children in the pediatric center. Wise is an Aviation Maintenance Administration Clerk with Marine All Weather Fighter Attack Squadron 224 which is under Unit Deployment Program with Marine Aircraft Group 12, 1st Marine Aircraft Wing, III Marine Expeditionary Force.

Cpl. Tasia Wise reads a book with a child at the pediatric center in Guam Memorial Hospital Dec. 6 during Exercise Forager Fury 2012.
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For most U.S. service members, deploying entails travelling thousands of miles away from family. For U.S. Army Master Sgt. Robin Harris and her daughter U.S. Army Spc. Heaven Faison, the experience was quite the opposite. Harris, of Pittsburgh, Pa., was …
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