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GSW's in the News

21 May 2019 12:34 PM | Membership Office (Administrator)

Gold Star Wives coverage is on an unprecedented increase.

Coverage of Gold Star Wives issues were reported on WUSA9 (Washington, DC) with an article titled " 'There's been many days and nights that I shed tears over this' | Surviving military spouses battle for full benefits " and an accompanying video featuring several Gold Star Wives - see here.

The Daily Caller also published an article titled "Gold Star Wives Lobby Congress For Full Survivor Benefits" with several large pictures and details about pending legislation - see here., part of, covered the potential impact of the bill passing in that it would allow Gold Star Spouses to obtain DoD and VA benefits - see here.

Augusta Free Press covered an issue of importance to Gold Star Wives related to the changes in taxes and even quotes our President Crystal Wenum - see here.

Several Gold Star Wives are reported on in this Daily Press article titled "For families of the fallen, tax relief is in sight" - see here.

Corpus Christi Caller-Times reviews Memorial Day activities and mentions Gold Star Wives - see here. covers the tax issue as well in this video and article - see here.

The Lake Oswego Review has extensive coverage related to Memorial Day and Taya Kyle in particular the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation.  You can read more about this - see here.

Last (for now) but not least, there is an informative article at American Military News titled "Vet-founded Companions for Heroes has saved 3,300+ from suicide with shelter animal program" - see here.

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Gold Star Wives is a Congressionally Chartered non-profit service organization that is capable of providing services to the active duty and service-connected military surviving spouses.

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Gold Star Wives of America, Inc. is a non-profit 501(C)4 National Military Widow/Widowers Service Organization chartered by the United States Congress. Donations are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes but may be deductible as trade or business expenses.

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