MYM Episode 76 with Maria Cherjovsky copy

76: Transforming Lives: Mental Health Support and Veteran Transitions – with Maria Cherjovsky

On this episode of Make Your Move, Maria Cherjovsky, the CEO of the Camaraderie Foundation, shares insights about the organization’s mission to support individuals with mental health challenges, transitions, and PTSD, ultimately saving lives and preventing suicide.


Maria discusses the Camaraderie Foundation’s various programs and services provided by the Camaraderie Foundation, including mental health counseling, support for families, employment opportunities for veterans, and a mental leadership program for professional guidance. Maria also highlights the importance of diversity and inclusion in the workforce and shares her personal journey as a first-generation immigrant striving to create change. As we delve deeper into our discussion, Maria provides valuable insights into the challenges faced by military personnel transitioning from active service to civilian life. With her expertise in education, consulting, and workforce development, Maria sheds light on the importance of creating pathways to education and employability for everyone, regardless of their background or circumstances.

Join us as we explore the incredible work of the Camaraderie Foundation and discover how their efforts are making a tangible difference in the lives of individuals facing mental health challenges and transitions.

Click to expand

00:40 – 04:59 Immigrating to a new country is a challenge.

05:00 – 16:09 You can settle on where society stands or you can make a change.

17:11 – 21:40 The great resignation, COVID and Beast Code.

16:10 – 23:29 Creating transformation in people’s lives.

23:30 – 30:24 Connecting with people and the community.

Your Move

  • Get all the resources from this episode at
  • Connect with Maria Cherjovsky here.
  • Learn more about Camaraderie Foundation here.

You Need a Way to Quickly Assess the Health of the Sales Opportunity

8 Must-Know Elements of the Federal Sale will help you avoid missing your federal sales opportunity.


As a bonus, you’ll also receive The Federal Funding hotwire, insights delivered straight to your inbox.

8 Elements of Every Federal Sale Gene Moran Free Download
Make Your Move Podcast with Gene Moran
Subscribe to the podcast
Gene Moran

Gene spent nearly 25 years in uniform, serving in six ships and more than ten duty stations, and visiting over 50 countries serving as a US Navy Surface Warfare Officer and retiring as a Captain. In corporate, he led legislative affairs for a large international defense company from the Washington, DC office. In doing so, Gene gained a detailed understanding of the defense industrial base and supply chains of myriad platforms, systems and capabilities. Then in 2013, he took the leap to start his own business, Capitol Integration. Since then Gene has helped scores of companies improve their federal positions.

Download Your Copy of 8 Must-Know Elements of the Federal Sale

How to Avoid Missing Federal Sales Opportunities


Want to unlock funding secrets and close federal contracts faster?

Book Mockup noshadow