America’s Moms for Soldiers

President Pat Riley of the Miami Heat looks on during practice as part of the 2013 NBA Finals on June 15, 2013 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.  (Source: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

For Heat’s Pat Riley, Every Day Is Veterans Day

Pat Riley celebrates Veterans Day more than once a year.


Lauren Ackerman, community affairs coordinator for America's Moms For Soldiers

Focus on South Florida — Reaching Out to Our Troops

America’s Moms For Soldiers is a South Florida based organization that brings a touch of home to U.S. troops in Afghanistan and Iraq.  

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Moms Sending Packages Of Love, Support To Soldiers

A group of South Florida moms are making sure that every man and woman in the military will get some “TLC” over seas. The kind only a mother knows how to give.


Soldiers in Afghanistan receiving care packages from America's Moms for Soldiers in 2010. (Source: Miami Herald)

S. Fla. Mom’s Org. Collect Items To Help Soldiers Stay Cool

One South Florida organization is working to help U.S. troops stay cool in Iraq and Afghanistan as temperatures begin to climb above 100 degrees in the next few months.