On Monday, April 18, 2017, our dear friend, and Advisory Board member, Dan Esser passed away suddenly. Dan was a longtime supporter and volunteer for the Joshua Chamberlain Society, a mission he accepted with pleasure after having served in the US Army. Dan will be sorely missed by his JCS family and friends. Our thoughts and [...]

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ST. LOUIS - The place: Helen Fitzgeralds Grill and Pub in South County. The target: Marine Cpl. Justin McLoud. The mission: Operation Puppy Surprise. "These young men and women give so much and to be able to give something back to them," says Sue McNamara. "It's an amazing feeling." Sue McNamara is a self-described amateur [...]

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This playoff season, Blues fans can participate in the NHL Playoffs like never before. The St. Louis Blues Beard-a-thon is an opportunity for fans to grow their own playoff beard and raise money for charity. Proceeds from the 2012 St. Louis Blues Beard-a-thon will benefit the St. Louis Blues 14 Fund and Joshua Chamberlain Society. [...]

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Almost 400 guests attended the 2nd Annual Price of Freedom Gala and helped us honor and raise money for our five JCS Heroes. Because of their attendance and generosity, we grossed over $130,000 on the evening - money that will be used to support our current JCS Heroes and allows us to expand our adopted [...]

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About 380 people attended the Joshua Chamberlain Society’s inaugural Price of Freedom Gala, held Feb. 19 at the Four Seasons Hotel. The event raised $115,000 to benefit the Joshua Chamberlain Society’s efforts to provide aid for severely wounded military service members and the families of killed-in-action members of the military. Three severely wounded veterans were [...]

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The White House Office of the Press Secretary Remarks by the President at Disabled Veterans of America Conference in Atlanta, Georgia Hyatt Regency Hotel Atlanta, Georgia 11:23 A.M. EDT THE PRESIDENT:  Thank you.  Thank you.  Thank you so much.  Thank you.  Thank you.  Everyone, please have a seat.  Thank you.  Thank you very much.  Thank [...]

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Physical therapist Barbara Darkangelo works with Army Staff Sgt. Cory Remsburg at James A. Haley Veterans Hospital in Tampa. Remsburg sufffered a brain injury in an IED blast in Afghanistan in fall. TAMPA — Army Ranger Cory Remsburg was thrown like a rag doll into an Afghanistan canal Oct. 1 by the blast from a [...]

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