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Chris Marvin

After recovering from injuries, veteran starts out on new mission

PHILADELPHIA While trapped inside a crashed Army Black Hawk helicopter during a demonstration for visiting brass nine years ago in Afghanistan, First Lt. Chris Marvin could move only one arm. He had been in charge of radios and navigation on the Aug. 12, 2004, flight, which had been ...

Camila Alves and Sheryl Crow put a sexy spin on smart attire as they attend Macy's Icon launch

The badge was in reference to the Got Your 6 campaign and managing director Chris Marvin was present as well as Macy’s Chairman of the Board, President and Director, Terry J. Lundgren. Business as usual: The star posed with CEO, Chairman of the Board, President, and Director at Macy's...

Got Your 6 continues to target Hollywood to hire veterans

Chris Marvin, a former Blackhawk helicopter pilot, is familiar with the situation. When Marvin returned from Afghanistan, he knew there wouldn't be much of a market for his specialized flying skills, but he was disappointed in the re-entry programs offered to veterans considering ...

'Lone Survivor' Helping Fundraise for Veterans Charities

This wasn't fiction," says Chris Marvin, a veteran and the managing director of the non-profit Got Your 6. "These things really happened. That's important for Americans to know because the 19 people who died that day were sent by the American public. " Berg and Sarah Aubrey's Film 44 and ...

This week's inspiring pop culture moment: Got Your 6

Executive Director of Got Your 6 and former Army Blackhawk helicopter pilot Chris Marvin stated, “With the support of this amazing line-up of artists, our two concert events this fall will bring a national spotlight to the urgent need for programs that bridge the gap between military ...

NAB Teams with Got Your 6 to Spotlight Veterans at 2014 NAB Show

Through our continued work with the entertainment industry, we can make huge strides to bridge the civilian-military divide," said Chris Marvin, managing director of Got Your 6. "Our NAB Show partnership offers Got Your 6 an incredible platform to introduce our mission to some of media ...

Stars Come Out For New 'Got Your 6' PSA

The A-listers appearing in the clip include Mike & Molly star Melissa McCarthy (pictured above with Got Your 6 managing director Chris Marvin at the PSA taping), Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner (pictured below), Renner's The Avengers co-stars Mark Ruffalo and Chris Evans, Jessica ...

Returning troops want challenges, veteran says

NORMAL — As veterans return home after completing their military service, civilians should say two things: "There are so many people looking to ease veterans' transition back to civilian life," said Chris Marvin, an Army veteran who was severely injured in a helicopter crash while ...

Got Your 6 is preparing for Veterans Day

The campaign is led by managing director and Army veteran Chris Marvin. Both Marvin and this campaign are devoted to advancing the conversation in America about how veterans and military families are viewed as leaders and assets – not as liabilities! Some of the major events and ...

Willie Nelson, Flo Rida To Perform For Vets During 2012 Democratic And Republican Conventions

"This election cycle is extremely important for veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan, making it especially important for Got Your 6 to bring increased awareness of veteran issues to both parties at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions," said Chris Marvin, the organization's ...

For today's veterans, service isn't over when the uniform is put away

By Chris Marvin

Chris Marvin, an Army veteran, founded Got Your 6, a campaign to narrow the civilian-military divide. © 2013, Journal Sentinel Inc. All rights reserved...

Give an Hour Launches Got Your 6 Initiative to Educate 100,000 Students in Mental Health Disciplines...

“We are honored to have Give an Hour serve as our lead nonprofit partner for the Got Your 6 health pillar,” said Chris Marvin, Managing Director of Got Your 6. “As we work toward our goal, this partnership will be instrumental in lending mental health support to service men and women and ...

The Mission Continues Teams With Got Your 6 to Bring Hollywood And Veterans Together For Service Pro...

“When veterans and the entertainment industry team up, it’s a powerful force for social good,” said Chris Marvin, Managing Director, Got Your 6. “This event is just an example of the ways in which our veterans stand ready to help and serve at home. But, more importantly, it enables ...

A Veteran's Response to Pentagon Plan to Reduce Size of Military

Chris Marvin, Managing Director of Got Your 6, speaking at the Got Your 6 Storytellers Conference at Google in NYC, November 8th, 2013. (Alberto Vasari) The news of the Department of Defense decision to reduce the size of the standing military has elicited a public reaction of ...

For today’s veterans, service isn’t over when the uniform is put away

By Chris Marvin

Chris Marvin, an Army veteran, founded Got Your 6, a campaign to narrow the civilian-military divide. The News Tribune is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in ...

A Veteran’s Request: Ask Me About Combat

Chris Marvin as a First Lieutenant in front of a UH-60L Blackhawk helicopter on Wheeler Army Airfield, Hawaii. Chris Marvin is the Managing Director of the Got Your 6 campaign. Previously, Chris served more than seven years as a US Army Officer and Blackhawk helicopter ...

For today's veterans, service isn't over post-uniform

By Chris Marvin / Special to The Washington Post Posted on November 11, 2013 Marines fold an American Flag over a casket on Nov. 5 at Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Mich. The cemetery is staffed year-round by veterans who dig graves and bury the caskets of their fellow ...

Photos: Tom Arnold And JJ Abrams Attend Got Your 6 Event

Chris Marvin, Managing Director of Got Your 6, J.J. Abrams, Ron Meyer, President and COO of Universal Studios and Eric Greitens, CEO of The Mission Continues at the Got Your 6 and The Mission Continues Service Project Event Got Your 6 is a Hollywood-backed campaign devoted to changing ...

Programming notes

*** Wednesday’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports” line-up: NBC’s Andrea Mitchell interviews Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, former Sen. Tom Daschle, AHIP Vice President Robert Zirkelbach, “Got Your 6” Managing director Chris Marvin, The Atlantic’s Steven Clemons and the Washington Post’s Chris ...

Petraeus and Garcetti headline USC Price veterans’ affairs conference · USC News

The speakers included Kyle Hausmann-Stokes, founder of Veterans in Film Chris Marvin from the Got Your 6 campaign; Tim Norman of DreamWorks Animation; and Raymond Weeks with Prudential’s Veterans Initiatives. Professor Raphael Bostic, director of USC Price’s Judith and John ...

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