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Joe’s Army Navy, one of Michigan’s largest military surplus stores, is coming to GLEPE

07 June

The GLEPE staff are excited to announce the addition of Joe’s Army Navy to the Great Lakes Emergency Preparedness roster! Joe’s Army Navy Surplus was started in 1946 in downtown Pontiac, MI. During the ensuing years, Joe’s enjoyed success in Pontiac as a specialty retailer of military clothing and hard goods, as well as clothing, […]

dōTERRA Essential Oils to Exhibit at GLEPE

30 May

Essential oils have been used throughout recorded history for a wide variety of wellness applications. The Egyptians were some of the first people to use aromatic essential oils extensively in medical practice, beauty treatment, and food preparation. Frankincense, sandalwood, myrrh and cinnamon were considered very valuable cargo along caravan trade routes and were sometimes exchanged […]

Project Lifesaver International, a Preparedness Resource

28 May

Project Lifesaver International is a 501 © (3) non-profit organization that bridges the technological gap for “at-risk” populations and public safety agencies. Project Lifesaver provides police, fire/rescue and other first responders with a comprehensive program including equipment and training to quickly locate and rescue “at-risk” individuals with cognitive disorders who are at constant risk to […]

Bosnia War Survivor Warns of Things to Come in Collapse of America – Preppers Beware

09 May

We’ve come across a very invigorating, informative article on the true essence of human nature in the face of a doomsday scenario. Everything we’ve come to expect about placing the “prepper” tag on ourselves or others changes, even the slightest amount, when reading about the experiences of a Bosnian war survivor. His story, coupled with […]