Military Stories

Military Stories

#BeThere for Veterans

Storytelling is powerful….but a community of listeners can be life-saving. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs & its partners created this PSA to mobilize the nation and urgently call on the public to take notice and action by reaching out to a veteran or service member who may be in crisis. CaringBridge is honored to… Read More

Military Stories

Connecting Military Families and Loved Ones

As a military spouse living in Japan, I’ve seen that military spouses are strong women and men who pursue unique, portable careers while managing entire households alone for months at a time. Everyone always has the best intentions of helping when a military family member is deployed or an entire family is living far away… Read More

Sisters Greta & Anna: Fighting Hodgkins & Deployment together
Military Stories

Sisters and Best Friends, Conquering Challenges Together

There’s a saying out there about being kind to people no matter what, because we’re all fighting our own battles. In the Geist family, they’ve experienced two battles. One is now, thankfully, conquered—18-year-old Greta’s fight against Hodgkin’s Lymphoma is coming to a close, as recent tests came back showing no signs of her cancer. “I… Read More