Phoenix Textiles employees raised money to adopt two JCS families for Christmas. Phoenix has been a frequent supporter of JCS and our local heroes. This past Christmas the employees "paid" to decorate a Christmas tree in the office. That money was used to purchase gifts for two families. Thank you Phoenix employees for your continued [...]
KF Landscape crews provided free labor to help local JCS Hero remove shrubs and ornamental grass from his yard. Thank KF for your support of our Heroes.
A benefit was held Saturday September 9 at the Arnold VFW Post 2593. With an attendance of more than 250, the mostly Cleveland High School alums, danced, took 50/50 and raffle chances and bid on Silent Auction items to raise money for the Joshua Chamberlain Society. Through the efforts of the SSGT Ron Bozikis Memorial [...]
Dear JCS Family, JCS has played an integral part of my journey leading up to my first year of college at University of Missouri-Columbia (MU). I am proud to say that I have successfully completed my first year as a student, majoring in Elementary Education, which has been a longtime passion of mine. JCS has […]
Yesterday, our JCS Hero Josh Eckhoff and Advisory Board Member Don Forth were interviewed by Fox 2 News. They were able to discuss the upcoming Bike for Heroes ride and Don's cross country ride to raise money for JCS. Josh and Don did an outstanding job representing JCS! If you want to get involved, or to [...]
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 [...]
PHOENIX -- Don't expect Cory Remsburg to take anything -- even a handshake -- sitting down. This is the Army Ranger who did 10 tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, a total of three years and three months of combat. Cory and Craig Remsburg Asked whether the tougher fight was against the enemy or the battle [...]
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 [...]