Living kidney donation saves AZ veteran's life | Care Force

A living kidney donation. It's a selfless act some are choosing to do to save lives. A man from Chandler knows that firsthand. He dedicated his life to service in the military and when his life was threatened with kidney disease, a woman he had never met before stepped in with the help of a group called DOVE. FOX 10's Christina Carilla has this story.

Arizona veteran surprised with Super Bowl tickets

Tickets to the Super Bowl are not cheap. Then you add flights, hotel rooms, food, and most can't afford to go. However, a local U.S. Marines veteran and his wife are going for free! Graham Dorsey is a patriot, a volunteer, and a huge football fan. FOX 10's Christina Carilla got to talk to him about this amazing opportunity he never saw coming.

Arizona's Patriot Guard Riders | Care Force

Have you heard of the Patriot Guard Riders? Maybe you've seen their motorcycle escorts around town. Well, you might be surprised to learn it's not a biker gang, but more of an organized group of patriotic volunteers using those bikes to send a message. They don't make a dime, but they work hard showing up for Arizona's fallen heroes.

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day | Care Force

A piece of the U.S.S. Arizona was given to the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community and a memorial was built around it in Scottsdale. On Dec. 7, members of the community gathered for a special ceremony to pay their respects. FOX 10's Christina Carilla reports.

Soldier's Best Friend | Care Force

Dogs are smart, and often don't get enough credit. They're quick to learn, are loyal, and make for great companions. Valley nonprofit Soldier's Best Friend proves that daily with their service dog program. They rescue shelter dogs across the state, they train them and match them with veterans. FOX 10's Christina Carilla has more.

AZ veteran gets custom home | Care Force

After an Army sniper lost his legs in Iraq, life became difficult. But his perseverance and work in the community has led him to a new home and a future he couldn't imagine. FOX 10's Christina Carilla reports.

Group takes vets on ride in the sky | Care Force

What began as a kind act of service for one person has turned into a healing rush of adrenaline for over 500 veterans and counting. In this week's edition of Care Force, we take a look at the nonprofit Grounded No More, which takes veterans for a ride in the sky on WWII era planes, as well as the man who started it all.

Veteran George Cross honored in ceremony | Care Force

In this Care Force segment, a World War II veteran gets his Quilt of Valor. You may remember this local veteran, George Cross. He parachuted into Normandy on D-Day. FOX 10's Christina Carilla sat down with him and told his story. Just days ago, he was celebrated in a very special ceremony and FOX 10 Photojournalist Joe Tillman was there to capture the moment.

Finding purpose post-military | Care Force

For soldiers, the transition from life on the front lines of combat to civilian life can be difficult. Many veterans struggle to find a sense of purpose, and too many of them end up feeling hopeless. Hope, however, is not list, and one Arizona veteran is proof of that. FOX 10's Christina Carilla has more, in this week's edition of Care Force.

Vets enjoy DC trip, share special bond | Care Force

Recently, nearly 70 veterans took a trip of a lifetime to Washington, D.C. as part of Honor Flight Arizona's 100th mission. The three-day trip took the veterans to the various war memorials built in their honor, and the trip also gave veterans a chance to enjoy their time together, as well as sharing the special bond they have with each other. FOX 10's Christina Carilla reports.

Care Force: Meet the man behind Honor Flight Arizona

Some Arizona veterans are back in Phoenix, after a trip to the nation's capital. The event was all part of the 100th Arizona Honor Flight, and FOX 10 Photojournalist Joe Tillman has more on the organizer behind the event.

George Cross, U.S. paratrooper | Full Interview

FOX 10's Christina Carilla speaks with George Cross, who was a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, Company C. He parachuted into France the night before D-Day, helping to liberate the town of Sainte-Mère-Église.

Honor Flight vets headed back to AZ | Care Force

After a 'trip of a lifetime' that took 70 veterans across Washington D.C. for visits to monuments built in their honor, those on the 100th Arizona Honor Flight are headed back to Arizona.

AZ vets on 'trip of a lifetime' | Care Force

A number of Arizona veterans are in the nation's capital for the week, as part of Honor Flight Arizona's 100th mission. The flight is a one-of-a-kind experience for veterans who have given a lot to the country, and FOX 10's Christina Carilla has more on the group's experience in Washington, D.C.

100th Honor Flight leaving from Sky Harbor

It's a big day for some Valley veterans who are heading out on an Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. FOX 10's Christina Carilla reports.

George Cross, a brave U.S. paratrooper | Care Force

George Cross was a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, Company C. He parachuted into Normandy, France, 18 miles inside enemy lines. It was the middle of the night, just hours before the beach invasion on D-Day, June 6, 1944. FOX 10's Christina Carilla reports.

Quilts of Valor | Care Force

How do thank the people who sacrificed so much for this country? It's no easy task, but the Valley of the Sun Stitchers do their very best. They spend hours making quilts to be awarded to veterans in an intimate ceremony. In this Care Force story, we learn more about Quilts of Valor.