Purple Hearts Reunited founder Capt. Zachariah Fike, who was wounded in Afghanistan while serving with the Vermont Army National Guard, stands for a portrait during the National Order of the Purple Heart National Convention in Denver, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Purple Hearts Reunited receives lost Purple Hearts and works to reunite the medals with their original owners. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
Purple Hearts Reunited founder Capt. Zachariah Fike, who was wounded in Afghanistan while serving with the Vermont Army National Guard, stands for a portrait during the National Order of the Purple Heart National Convention in Denver, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Purple Hearts Reunited receives lost Purple Hearts and works to reunite the medals with their original owners. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)

Captain Zach Fike, who we’ve been fortunate to work with, was just named 2016 Solider of the Year by the Military Times.

Purple Hearts Reunited, is a nonprofit organization that returns lost military awards to veterans or their survivors. Fike received his own Purple Heart after he was injured in a rocket attack in Afghanistan in 2010. He also served in Iraq. ┬áHe’s one of our favorite clients – his passion for what he does is truly something to be admired and we’re super psyched for him!

Read the entire article from the Burlington Free Press HERE