Chivers have raised over $47,000 for police forces across the nation through the KCCO Thin Blue Line. Today, we’re launching Thin Blue Line pullover sweaters to benefit C.O.P.S., an organization providing resources for families of police officers killed in the line of duty. KCCO Thin Blue Line is available RIGHT HERE.
These images come from British war photographer Jerome Starkey while attached to a U.S. Army Medevac team. He captured this powerful moment of Specialist Jacob Moore from the 101st Airborne while in Afghanistan. This is the story that led to one photo titled the “Million Mile Stare”.
Memorial Day is a time to reflect on how far we’ve come, but more importantly, to remember how we got here. The freedom that we enjoy every day did not always belong to us – we had to fight for it.
Chive Charities is committed to providing financial support to those who defend us. When our veterans have nowhere to turn, they turn to us.
“I was tired,” he remembers. “I was tired of locking up all my sadness, anger, depression, and anxiety and pretending like it didn’t exist. I thought about becoming one of the 22 a day because I didn’t think I deserved to be here anymore and I was just a burden to my family…”
Both of my grandfathers served in WWII. It was instilled in me at an early age that neither thought of themselves as heroes, “We had a job to do,” said my Grandpa John…