September 2008

Imagine America Foundation Salutes Honorees of the 2008 LDRSHIP Award

Washington, DC (Sept 26, 2008) – It takes dedication, motivation and personal strength to accomplish certain goals. The Imagine America Foundation recognizes six outstanding individuals who have shown remarkable achievements throughout their careers as both students and as soldiers in the U.S. Military.

On Tuesday, September 23, 2008, while in Washington, DC, these six outstanding individuals were honored with the Imagine America Foundation’s LDRSHIP Award.

The LDRSHIP Award was established to recognize outstanding career college students who have served their country honorably through their military duty. The award is given annually to men and women nationwide who exemplify: Loyalty, Duty, Respect, Selfless Service, Honor, Integrity and Personal Courage.

The awards ceremony took place in a prestigious IAF sponsored event on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, co-hosted by Military.com and in cooperation with the Career College Association. Each of the six individuals was presented with a $5,000 cash grant to be used towards completing their career educations.

The 2008 military leaders honored are: