Support for military families

Your Good Deed for the Day Doesn’t Have to be a Miracle!

Charity clothing pickup

You don’t have to be a war veteran to be a hero, but that doesn’t mean the people who serve in the military aren’t! Men and women serving in the military sometimes give their lives for the sake of a country and its people. These men and women, soldiers and veterans, all serve their countries with bravery and honor. Because of the risks these people take, they are often given honors and awards for their service, such as the purple heart.

But what is a purple heart in the military? What does it mean? The purple heart is a uniquely American honor given in the name of the President to soldiers who have been wounded or killed in combat. This honor is one of the highest that can be bestowed upon a veteran, especially if they were wounded while protecting another soldier.

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23 Jan 2016

3 Reasons to Make Consistent Clothing Donations

Organizations that help military families

Clothing donations are essential to helping families in need. For those less fortunate simply providing appropriate clothes to their children for the winter season can be an immense burden, which is why charities that pick up clothing donations are so important around this time of year. An estimated 2 million tons of clothing and textiles were recycled or donated to charity in 2011 in the United States.

While giving charitable donations in the form of money are obviously cruci (more…)

30 Oct 2015