Wounded Warrior Project http://wesa.fm en Wounded Warriors Bike Ride Through Pittsburgh http://wesa.fm/post/wounded-warriors-bike-ride-through-pittsburgh <p>Therese Mangham ended her 22 years of military service with a Purple Heart and a traumatic brain injury.&nbsp; She received both of them after being hit by a blast from an improvised explosive device in 2008.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">She spent three weeks that year in Germany in the warrior transition unit hoping to work her way back to her unit, but the wounds proved to be too much.</span></p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 13:46:56 +0000 Jessica Nath 12003 at http://wesa.fm Mike Sears and the Warrior Foundation http://wesa.fm/post/mike-sears-and-warrior-foundation <p><em><strong>&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong></em></p><p></p><p><strong>Mike Sears</strong> <a href="http://www.post-gazette.com/stories/local/neighborhoods-west/beaver-resident-honored-for-heroic-actions-688807/">put his life on the line</a> to save a wounded soldier in the heat of battle in Afghanistan. For his bravery, he received the Purple Heart and Bronze Star. We'll begin the Memorial Day weekend with a conversation with Mike Sears covering his war experiences and his involvement with the <a href="http://www.iatw.us/">Warrior Foundation.</a> Thu, 23 May 2013 21:50:18 +0000 Heather McClain 10106 at http://wesa.fm Mike Sears and the Warrior Foundation