June 6, 2018
OPD Mounted Patrol Unit Shows Versatility
The Omaha Police Department’s Mounted Patrol Unit opened its stable to WoodmenLife earlier this year. During that visit, the members of the unit introduced visitors to the confident, dependable and endearing animals…
April 26, 2018
For a WoodmenLife Chapter in Kentucky, community means everything.
In 1923, a New York Times reporter asked explorer George Mallory why he wanted to climb Mount Everest. He said, “Because it’s there.”
If you ask Chapter 722 in West Liberty,…
December 26, 2017
When you’re looking to volunteer, it may be difficult to know where to start. You look for companies that give back when making purchases, but you can also find incredibly rewarding volunteer opportunities with WoodmenLife, the life…
October 10, 2017
Here at WoodmenLife, helping families plan ahead is what we do, but one thing you can’t always prepare adequately for is extreme weather. Even with solid finances and great property insurance, no one can be prepared for…
August 15, 2017
In its inaugural year, the WoodmenLife Focus Forward Scholarship Program recognized hundreds of deserving young members across the country for their academic and community achievements.
Overall, 621 scholarships were awarded, for a total payout of $365,000. All of…
July 20, 2017
6.8 million teens between the ages of 10 and 17 don’t have enough to eat. The epidemic of teen hunger often goes unaddressed, because teens typically don’t benefit from backpack programs or other child-centered hunger initiatives. Our…
July 19, 2017
Many of us are aware of the hunger epidemic during the holidays, but often summer is the worst time for hunger in America, especially for children. This ongoing, ever-present need is exactly why we chose fighting hunger…
July 6, 2017
The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department’s Mounted Patrol has added a new hoofed officer to its ranks, thanks to funding from WoodmenLife.
Honoring WoodmenLife’s commitment to family, community and country, and roots in the Omaha community, this noble horse was named in…
July 1, 2017
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Niki Steier, Communications
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OMAHA, Neb. (July 1, 2017) – As a gift to the city of Nashville for hosting its 48th National Convention, WoodmenLife will present a…
December 8, 2016
Griffin Named 2016 WoodmenLife Fraternalist of the Year
Helping others is something WoodmenLife member Patricia Griffin has always done.
From collecting food for those in need to organizing blood drives and purchasing Christmas gifts for patients at the…