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Enduring The Badge

151 EpisodesProduced by Jerry D. LundWebsite

Welcome to Enduring The Badge, the podcast that uncovers the untold stories of law enforcement officers, firefighters, military members, dispatchers, and emergency medical workers. These courageous individuals and their families have lived in the shadows for too long, but that ends now. Explore thes… read more


Building Homes for Heroes: Honoring Sacrifices, Rebuilding Lives, and Transforming Legacies

As your host, it was a genuine privilege to sit down with our two special guests, who shared gripping recounts from Ground Zero and the inspiring journey of an admirable non-profit, Building Homes for Heroes. Founded by our guest, Andy, the organization is about to drastically change the life of Purple Heart recipient. This conversation is a profound exploration of the lasting impact of 9-11 on our lives and the constant reminders that continue to persist. 

This episode is an in-depth examination of the vital role of Building Homes for Heroes in rebuilding lives and dreams. Our guests unflinchingly reveal the immense physical and emotional toll of working at Ground Zero, alongside the ongoing struggles for first responders to receive the help they need. You'll be moved by the incredible story of a father who received a distressing call about his son being injured in Afghanistan and the subsequent outpouring of love and support from the staff at Walter Reed Hospital. 

As we wrap up, we express our immense gratitude for the dedication of our guests and the awe-inspiring work of Building Homes for Heroes. From building one home every 11 days to almost one every week, the organization has committed to erecting its 400th home by Christmas 2024. Their stories form a potent reminder of the significance of honoring our heroes and the sacrifices they've made. Join us on this enlightening journey to understand the lasting legacy of Building Homes for Heroes and the transformative impact it continues to have on those it serves.

As a First Responder, you are critical in keeping our communities safe. However, the stress and trauma of the job can take a toll on your mental health and family life.

If you're interested in personal coaching, contact Jerry Lund at 435-476-6382. Let's work together to get you where you want to be to ensure a happy and healthy career.

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