Posts: The American Spirit

What it means to save a life

What it means to save a life

What is it worth to save one life? Below is a photo and message the Spirit of America team received from Ukraine. It shows how a protective helmet from Spirit of America saved the life of one of Ukraine’s volunteer Soldiers. Think about what this means to the...

Perspectives from the field: Serving in and out of uniform

Perspectives from the field: Serving in and out of uniform

Service takes many forms, from local organizers and volunteers improving their community to soldiers and diplomats defending our interests abroad. Spirit of America’s field team embodies the value of service and sacrifice. In this video series, some of our field team...

Spotlight Speaker Series

Spotlight Speaker Series

Spotlight is a new virtual speaker series from Spirit of America featuring leaders in world affairs and national security. Join us for expert analysis and unique insights into the global issues driving our work. Spirit of America CEO Jim Hake will moderate each...

9/11 reflections on service and working together

9/11 reflections on service and working together

Today marks 21 years since the attacks of 9/11. Americans will always remember where they were when the first plane hit the World Trade Center. How they felt and, for many, how their lives changed.

Juneteenth: Celebrating freedom and equality for all

Juneteenth: Celebrating freedom and equality for all

On June 19, 1865, federal troops arrived in Texas to carry out the emancipation of African Americans who were still enslaved. Over a century and a half later, Juneteenth is a national federal holiday commemorating the official end of slavery and the independence of...

Watch now: Ukraine briefing #3

Watch now: Ukraine briefing #3

Did you miss our 30-minute briefing covering updates on our response to the Ukraine crisis? The recording is now online! Watch CEO Jim Hake, Director of Field Operations Terrell Chandler, Europe Regional Program Manager Matt Dimmick, and our local partner Ruslan...

Memorial Day, remembering the sacrifice

Memorial Day, remembering the sacrifice

Words won’t express our sorrow and distress over the tragic killings in Buffalo and Uvalde. Somehow, some way we must do better protecting America’s young, innocent and vulnerable. This Memorial Day, the Spirit of America team and I remember and honor all those who...

What Russia’s invasion of Ukraine means for the US

What Russia’s invasion of Ukraine means for the US

As Russian forces mount a full-scale war on Ukraine, the West must prepare for the larger implications that this further invasion will have for the international community. Not only is Ukraine an aspiring democratic state with Western ambition, it is also a committed...

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