Celebrating the Life, Legacy of the Tuskegee Airman For Memorial DayIn honor of the Tuskegee Airman, Dr. Brian Smith, President of the Tuskegee Airman National Museum, joins Jackie Paige on this weeks Community Connect to talk about how the museum is upholding the legacy and honoring the lives of the brave men who served as Tuskegee Airmen.
Michigan War Dog Memorial Honors The Fallen Dogs Who Served Alongside U.S. SoldiersPhil Wettlauf, President of Michigan War Dog Memorial, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about the history of war dogs the U.S. Military and the reason the memorial was created.
Honor Flight Network Honors Veterans Through Flights To The Nation's War MemorialsDave Smith, President of Honor Flight Network, joins Jackie Paige on Community Connect to talk about all of the work Honor Flight does to honor veterans by planning flights to the war memorials in Washington, D.C., and his own reasons for wanting to support these veterans.
Checkmates Helps Veterans Form Connections Through A Game Of Tactics, StrategyDarryl Cornwell, a Vietnam Veteran who served from '72 to '74 in the U.S. Navy, joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about how Checkmates has helped him as a Veteran, and what the team has been up to since their tournament in February.
Bill Brown's WWII Coffee Cup
WWII Glider Restored For All To SeeA group of Yankee Air Museum volunteers, some who also happen to be veterans, came together to restore a glider once used to train pilots in WWII.
Surviving Member Of The Tuskegee Airmen, Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson, Shares His Stories On Community ConnectLt. Col. Alexander Jefferson joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about his time as a Tuskegee Airmen, as well as his time as a POW during WWII.