Press Coverage

In Tal Tamr, Syrian Kurds Seek Safety And Shelter From Turkish Attacks

Publisher - NPR

Philanthropy Magazine Spring 2020: Taking America’s Side
Media Release: Spirit of America is the Philanthropy Magazine Cover Story
Philanthropy Magazine Spring 2020: Taking Sides in Fractured Nations
COVID-19 Update and Spirit of America Operations
American Volunteers Gift Soccer Field to Djiboutian Village

Publisher - Stars and Stripes

America must use the power of inspiration to secure our future

Publisher - The Hill

Fulfilling the true ‘Spirit of America’

Publisher - The Washington Times

Forum in Jordan calls for continued efforts to combat violent extremism, radical ideologies

Publisher - XinhuaNet

Addressing terrorism requires preemptive measures, reforms

Publisher - The Jordan Times

Extremist groups prove adaptive to counterterrorism measures

Publisher - The Jordan Times

US trains Philippine soldiers on social media monitoring

Publisher - Philstar Global

Sessions Secures NDAA Provision to Encourage Civilian Assistance for Armed Forces

Publisher - US House of Representatives

A force multiplier as US forces take on complex, worldwide problem sets

Publisher - Newsliner

Make It Easier for Americans to Support Military Missions Abroad

Publisher - Defense One

Special Forces Resourcefulness Parallels the Spirit of American Entrepreneurism

Publisher - The Leadership Podcast

Meet the Venture Capitalist Who Launched a Kickstarter for War

Publisher - Foreign Policy

Finding passion and purpose in your work when the mission was your life

Publisher - Global SOF Foundation

1st AD civil affairs works on real-world relationships

Publisher - Fort Bliss Bugle

On Veteran’s Day, reflect on American value of service

Publisher - The Seattle Times

Isaac Eagan: A veteran’s call to serve our nation

Publisher - LenConnect

American Charity Backs Military Radio Station In Ukraine

Publisher - NPR

Special Warfare Magazine – SoA

Publisher - US Army

American Charity Helps To Repair War-Ravaged Music School In Ukraine

Publisher - NPR

On the Front Lines in Eastern Ukraine, a U.S. Charity Goes to War–With Music

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Good Morning, Ukraine!

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Ukraine’s New Weapon Against Russian Propaganda

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Army FM from Kiev

Publisher - NPR Live

How Private Charity Can Help National Security

Publisher - The Heritage Foundation

Army radio station entertains, informs Ukraine’s soldiers in Donbas

Publisher - Kyiv Post

Kiev’s Calls for Restraint Frustrate Ukraine’s Front-Line Fighters

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Armed Forces of Ukraine launching their own radio station in ATO zone

Publisher - Ukraine Crisis Media Center

Exclusive: In Niger, U.S. soldiers quietly help build wall against Boko Haram

Publisher - Reuters

In distant war zones, unusual non-profit aids U.S. troops

Publisher - Reuters

War, Peace, Philanthropy

Publisher - Philanthropy Magazine

War, Peace, Philanthropy

Publisher - Philanthropy Magazine

A life-saving idea

Publisher - The Day

Jim Hake, General Jim Mattis, and Spirit of America

Publisher - Hoover Institution

Snippets of life from refugees who have fled the Islamic State

Publisher - Mashable

Aiding ISIS victims without helping the jihadists is a difficult task

Publisher - Business Insider

Small groups of volunteers can help in ways big government can’t

Publisher - Washington Times

Radio Free Syria

Publisher - The New York Times

How a Venture Capitalist Went to War

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

ISIS is #Winning

Publisher - Foreign Policy

Spirit of America in Afghanistan: Helping US troops create something out of nothing

Publisher - DVIDS

The Washington Times

Publisher - FEULNER: The spirit of America

A Spirited Fight

Publisher - Weekly Standard

Veterans Group Helps Troops By Helping Locals

Publisher - NPR

Supporting Positive Outcomes in U.S. Missions Abroad

Publisher - The Fletcher School - Tufts University

Serving those Serving

Publisher - Esprit de Corps

US Embassy Donates School Supplies, Books Around Guyana

Publisher - Guyana Times

Here is the Real Spirit of America!

Publisher - Serving Our Vets

68,000 Remember

Publisher - The Rhino Den

Paying tribute to the troops—1 photo at a time

Publisher - The Daily Dot


Publisher - Fox News Live

‘68,000 Remember’ campaign honors deployed troops at holiday time

Publisher - Stars and Stripes

Archer cheerleaders aim to help troops

Publisher - Gwinnett Daily Post

Not forgotten: ‘68,000 Remember’

Publisher - Fox & Friends

Get in the ‘spirit of America’ this holiday season

Publisher - Fox News Live

Remembering the troops not coming home for the holidays

Publisher - Fox News Live

68,000 Remember

Publisher - The Weekly Standard

Campaign remembers servicemen currently serving in Afghanistan

Publisher - The Washington Free Beacon

The Future of War and the Promise of ‘Smart Power’

Publisher - The Daily Beast

A Privately-Funded Fight Against Extremism

Publisher - The Daily Beast

Fire In Cairo: A View From the Arab Street

Publisher - The Daily Beast

The Hero Summit: Courage and Character Explored

Publisher - The Daily Beast

A Little Help for Our Soldiers in Afghanistan

Publisher - The Weekly Standard

Spirit of America Helping Locals in Afghanistan

Publisher - Fox News Live

Help Special Forces Drive the Taliban Crazy

Publisher - The Weekly Standard

Spirit of America – A non-profit organization supporting deployed units

Publisher - Center for Army Lessons Learned Newsletter

Improving Relationships on the Front Lines

Publisher - Fox News Live

The 21st Century Force Multiplier: Public–Private Collaboration

Publisher - The Washington Quarterly, (SoA mentioned on pg.4)

Cornering #Kony

Publisher - The Heritage Network blog

Good faith advances peace in Afghanistan war

Publisher - Mode Nook

Military Matters: Local Students Meet Afghan Students

Publisher - Military Matters,WWNYTV 7

Afghan, American students build relationships via video teleconference

Publisher - United States Central Command News

SPIRIT OF AMERICA: Connecting Americans With the Marines and the Mission

Publisher - Leatherneck Magazine

Arzu Studio Hope Weaves New Paths For Peace And Prosperity In Afghanistan

Publisher - Fast Company Expert blog

Spirit of America, Part #2

Publisher - Marine Corps Association blog

Marines battle to educate Afghan children

Publisher - The San Diego Union Tribune

Spirit of America: a Civilian Force-Multiplier

Publisher - Marine Corps Association blog

Winning Afghanistan in war and peace

Publisher - Washington Examiner, James Carafano

Students in California Reach Out to Children in Afghanistan

Publisher - Fox News

Windward Students Skype with Afghan Counterparts

Publisher - Michelle Paster (Patch Poster)

California students share “Spirit of America” with Afghans

Publisher - DVIDS

Alumnus shares ‘spirit’

Publisher - Penn State Daily Collegian

Murrysville man rebuilds villages, regains trust in Afghanistan

Publisher - Pittsburgh Tribune Review

Video: SoA in WSJ

Publisher - Burn Pit (Blog)

Spirit of America and the curse of government bureaucracy

Publisher - Washington Post

Will Afghanistan Be A Forgotten War?

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

West L.A. students forge relationship with Afghan school

Publisher - Los Angeles Times

Spirit of America and Marine’s visit to Windward School in West L.A.

Publisher - NBC 4 LA News

Spirit of America and Marine’s visit to Windward School in West L.A.

Publisher - ABC 7 LA News

Saffron Fields Forever

Publisher - On Patrol (Magazine of the USO)

U.S. civilians donate radios to Afghans

Publisher - The Dallas Morning News

Run to the Fire

Publisher - The Weekly Standard

Spirit of America in Afghanistan

Publisher - The Wall Street Journal

Help the Cause

Publisher - Power Line Blog

Marines in Afghanistan hear a plea: Don’t leave too soon

Publisher - LA Times

Patriotism in small packages

Publisher - LA times

Jim Hake Reflects on 9/11

Publisher - The Hackensack

Two Stories for the Fourth of July

Publisher - Pat Allen: The View From Right Field

A big ‘thank you’ from Marines serving in Afghanistan

Publisher - West Volusia Beacon, Deland Florida

Spirit of America Partners with Soldier in Afghanistan

Publisher - PZ The Do-Gooder Scrooge blog

Two Year-End Charitable Donation Ideas

Publisher - The Hackensack blog

Grant wishes for the military

Publisher - The Dallas Morning News blog

Green Zone

Publisher - Scouting In The Hills blog

Service women teach English to orphanage girls in Horn of Africa

Publisher - The Dowagiac Daily News

Once More by Callimachus

Publisher - Done With Mirrors Blog

Boys Scouts in Iraq-Thanks to the Marine Corps

Publisher - Gazing at the Flag

The Laptop Is Mightier Than The Sword

Publisher - The New York Times

The Perfect Is the Enemy of the Good, and the Friend of Our Enemy

Publisher - Libertyblog

Work Goes On, Help Needed in Afghanistan

Publisher - 21st Century Paladin

Blogging the New Arab Public: Arab Blogs’ Political Influence Will Grow

Publisher - World Politics Watch

Snake Eater: Give our troops the tools cops have

Publisher - Wall Street Journal, Daniel Henninger

The Volunteers: cut and run is not in their vocabulary.

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Apprentice Program Teaches Construction Skills to Young Iraqis

Publisher - American Forces Information Service News Articles

American spirit takes root in Iraq

Publisher - Town Hall column by Kathleen Parker

John McCain: Do Your Part

Publisher - Dallas Morning News

Web lets donors find specific needs and fill them

Publisher - USA Today

A Quiet Majority Replaces Vietnam’s ‘Silent Majority’

Publisher - Wall Street Journal/Wonder Land Column

NPO Spotlight–Spirit of America

Publisher - Philanthropy News Digest

Beyond “Please fondle my buttocks”

Publisher - Salon Magazine

Toyota Sponsors ‘Rockin’ the Corps’ Thank You Concert for Troops and Their Families

Publisher - PRNewswire

Wrapping up: Pendleton Marines say goodbyes in Iraq

Publisher - NCTimes (SanDiego, CA)

Seabees impart skills and build hope for eager Iraqi construction tradesmen

Publisher - SEABEE Magazine

Success Taught Here-Seabees are teaching Iraqis how to place concrete, swing hammers and rebuild their war-torn nation

Publisher - SEABEE Magazine

Christopher Hitchens Joins Iraqi Journalists, Grassroots Correspondents for In-Depth View of Iraq Election

Publisher - (Heidelburg, Germany)

The courage to cast a vote

Publisher - The Oakland Tribune

Spirit of America to cover Iraq Election

Publisher - PowerLine

GX article on water barrel project

Publisher - GX,The Guard Experience

The Net Brings American-Style Politics to Iraq

Publisher - Pew/Internet

The Fish-in-a-Barrel Left

Publisher - National Review

Iraqi Bloggers, In the News And Critiquing It

Publisher - Washington Post

Here’s One Use Of U.S. Power Jacques Can’t Stop

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Palisadian Supports Democracy in Iraq

Publisher - Palisadian Post

The Press-Tribune article on SoA volunteer Ute Kavanaugh

Publisher - Granite Bay Press-Tribune article

My Iraqi Friends

Publisher - BuzzMachine

Wishful Thinking features Spirit of America as a great way to give something that can make a real difference this Holiday season.

Publisher - Fast Company magazine article

Support the Spirit of America Iraqi Democracy Project

Publisher - Correspondences

Residents of Ar Rutbah get a rebuilt hospital

Publisher -

Iraq and the Hope of Others

Publisher - Benson News Sun

Iraqis laying building blocks of construction trade

Publisher - Marine Corps News

Marines treat Iraqi farmer to bovine therapy (SoA donates cow in Iraq)

Publisher - Marine Corps News

A Good Start on the Iraq Homefront

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Spirit of America – Here’s a way you can help the cause in Iraq

Publisher - Wall Street Journal

Spirit of America Supports Efforts in Iraq, Afghanistan


Frisbees, medical supplies packed up for Iraq

Publisher - San Diego Union Tribune

Frisbees, other supplies are donated for Iraqis

Publisher - Los Angeles Times

Marines enlist civilians’ help to carry good will, gifts to Iraq

Publisher - San Diego Union Tribune

Marines To Distribute ‘2 Tons Of Fun’ To Iraqis

Publisher - San Diego Channel

Showing Some Spirit – Jim Hake and Spirit of America help Americans help Iraqis

Publisher - The Weekly Standard (With Subscription)

Spare the Rod, Save the Nation

Publisher - New York Times

Leathernecks Plan to Use A Velvet Glove in Iraq

Publisher - New York Times

America’s Winning Smile

Publisher - Philanthropy Magazine

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