October 19, 2020
SFC (RET) Ryan Hendrickson says he’s “just a normal dude,” but he has a very unique story to tell. In 2010, while serving as an 18C on his first deployment as a Green Beret, he survived an IED blast that should have killed him. “If you’re looking straight down your leg,” he recalls, “my tib […]
October 11, 2020
Of all the Green Berets who have opened up to share with us in these featured stories about themselves, their careers, and their lives, none so far have done it quite such an intimate way as GBF Lead Ambassador and CEO of Alpha Elite Performance, Travis Wilson. It makes sense, as Travis’ role as GBF Ambassador […]
October 07, 2020
Today marks the 19th anniversary of the start of Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), the operation in response to the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States. Today is also the Green Beret Foundation’s Day of Giving. We are humbled and proud to host our day of giving on this anniversary as it serves […]
September 18, 2020
The Green Beret Foundation has a new Executive Director. Brent Cooper is dedicated to transforming the perception of the Green Beret through education, innovation and an epic new video. Cooper assumed leadership of the Green Beret Foundation in 2019. Almost a decade before that, he spent his career chasing what he called the corporate ladder. […]
August 26, 2020
What happens when two former Green Berets and teammates partner up for a post-transition business venture? Lessons in teamwork, trust, accountability, and all-American business values come to the forefront in the conversation that we had with Nate Kouhana and Pat Lynch, who today are at the helm of Anthem Snacks—a lifestyle brand spotlighting handcrafted, wood-smoked, […]
August 11, 2020
“Freedom isn’t something that should embarrass your wife, and patriotism isn’t something that your kids should have to look away from,” says Larry Asher, former Green Beret and President of TruPatriot, a patriotic lifestyle apparel company.
May 30, 2020
In 2019, the Green Beret Foundation collaborated with the Department of Neurosurgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai to study the unique risk factors and exposures U.S. Army Special Forces (SF) has been experiencing. Today we are proud to announce the results of the study about Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Spinal […]
May 10, 2020
When Penny Miller, the artist behind Pineland Trading Post, crafted her first “Brave Mamas Raise Brave Children” plaque, she didn’t realize how popular her design would become. The words hand-painted on a custom canvas with the Green Beret logo beneath them, it became an instant favorite among the Green Beret husbands who make up her […]
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