October 11, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation presented its first-ever Medal of Honor Excellence in Character Education awards Saturday night in Los Angeles.
"This award was created to recognize teachers for excellence in teaching the Medal of Honor Character Development Program (CDP)," said Col. (Retired) Bruce Crandall, Medal of Honor Recipient. "The teachers were chosen from a nationwide pool by a panel of judges that included four M...
October 11, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 11, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Los Angeles businessman, veteran and philanthropist Edward P. Roski, Jr., received the Circle of Honor Award from the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation Saturday night in Los Angeles.
The Circle of Honor Award is the Foundation's most prestigious award. It honors and recognizes American citizens who have made profound contributions to our Nation and way of life, and who epitomize the principles of courage, sacrifice, service and pa...
July 06, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va., July 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medal of Honor Recipient Florent Groberg has become the first Recipient from the War on Terror to be appointed to the Board of Directors of the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation, (www.themedalofhonor.com).
The Congressional Medal of Honor Society, consisting of the 71 living Recipients of the Medal of Honor, appointed Groberg to the Foundation Board to fill a vacancy created by the passing of Medal of Honor Recipient L...
June 15, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va., June 16, 2017/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation announced today that two teachers will win $5,000 awards for excellence in teaching the Medal of Honor Character Development Program (CDP). The new Medal of Honor Excellence in Character Education Awards will be presented during the Foundation's Circle of Honor Gala scheduled for Oct. 7 at the Jonathan Club in Los Angeles.
One middle school teacher and one high school teacher will win the award...
June 14, 2017
Earned Nation’s Highest Award for Valor during World War II
MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (June 15, 2017)— The Congressional Medal of Honor Society announces that Arthur J. Jackson, Medal of Honor recipient, passed away Wednesday evening, June 14, 2017, in Boise, Idaho at the age of 92.
Arthur Junior Jackson was born October 18, 1924, in Cleveland, Ohio. Jackson was 15 when his parents moved to Portland, Oregon, where he finished his education at Grant High School. He worked as a civilian for a ...
June 05, 2017
ARLINGTON, Va., June 6, 2017 – Charity Navigator, America’s leading charity evaluator, has awarded its highest 4-star rating to the Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation for the second consecutive year. According to Michael Thatcher, Charity Navigator president and chief executive officer (CEO), “Only 28 percent of the charities we evaluate have received at least two consecutive 4-star ratings, indicating that Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation outperforms most other charities in A...