Team “Home Base” to Take on 2019 Tough Ruck

Team “Home Base” to Take on 2019 Tough Ruck

Meet the team of five “Home Base Tough Ruckers” gearing up for the 2019 Tough Ruck in honor and in memory of Fallen Service Members, Police, Firefighters and EMTs! The team is training to walk a 26.2 mile course with Rucks on April 14, 2019, in Concord, MA. Each year, participants are awarded the first

A Week in the Life of a Home Base Veteran Outreach Coordinator

A Week in the Life of a Home Base Veteran Outreach Coordinator

Veteran Outreach Coordinators serve as the critical “boots on the ground” liaisons between Home Base and the Veteran community, connecting them to a place that can help them overcome personal challenges. Ever wonder what a typical week looks like in the life of a Veteran Outreach Coordinator? We take an inside look at what a

Winter 2019 Home Base Happenings

Home Base staff were busy this winter, hosting memorable Adventure Series outings with military families, attending wreath laying ceremonies and meeting with local leaders to discuss the state and need of veterans’ mental health across the nation. Take a look below to see what the winter months brought Home Base! November 16: U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III Visits

Expert Strategies to Help You Stick to Your Health & Wellness Goals

Of the estimated 40% of Americans who make New Year’s resolutions, only 8% will ultimately achieve their goals*. Given these figures, perhaps the only thing more common than setting a New Year’s resolution is subsequently abandoning that resolution days, weeks, or – maybe – months later. There are no quick fixes, shortcuts, or magic pills

A Year-End Message From Home Base

Dear Friends, The past year has been one full of great milestones at Home Base and these accomplishments have all been important and positive steps toward building the best version of our organization.  As we close the chapter of 2018, I find myself reflecting on the enormous progress we’ve made together and look forward to

First Responder No-Shave Campaign Makes Headlines Across New England

For the 117 police departments that joined forces across state lines to participate in Home Base’s First Responder No-Shave campaign, it wasn’t just about growing out their beards, it was about something more: raising awareness of the invisible wounds and money to support Home Base’s mission. For the first time during its 4-year run, the

Home Base Remembers Honorary Director, President George H.W. Bush

Home Base, a Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital Program joins mourners across the country in remembering our Nation’s 41st President George Herbert Walker Bush. During his lifetime, he both served in the military and made a significant impact as an advocate of Veterans and their Families. “President Bush will always be remembered for

Fisher House Foundation Honored at Mission: Gratitude

On any given night, more than 1,000 military and Veterans’ families can call Fisher House their “home away from home” thanks to Fisher House Foundation and its unwavering dedication to those who have served – and their families. This “peace of mind” has been extended to Veterans and family members enrolled in Home Base’s two-week