Opening Your Heart To Purple Heart Veterans And Military Families

Written by Family Video Coupon on August 14, 2014. Posted in Charitable donations, Clothing donation, Clothing donations

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August 7, 2014 marked National Purple Heart Day, a day in which Americans across the nation took a moment to show their appreciation and support of Purple Heart Recipients and veterans, as well as their families. August 7 is a special day, as it commemorates the date in which the medal was first issued.

You may be wondering what is a Purple Heart in the military, and who is eligible to receive one. The military order of the Purple Heart is an honored United States military decoration given in the name of the President to those soldiers wounded or killed while serving in the military. The medal itself dates as far back 1782. To date, there are a total of 1.9 million soldiers who have received a prestigious medal from the military order of the Purple Heart.

In light of National Purple Heart Day, Ameri

What You Can Do For Your Country

Written by Family Video Coupon on July 16, 2014. Posted in Charitable donations, Clothing donation, Veterans clothing donations

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What can you do for your country? Perhaps you’ve considered giving back but are unsure how to do so or where to begin. There are several charities for military families and veterans that make it convenient to donate gently used clothes and other household items.
Helping military families by making charitable donations
is an excellent way to show your appreciation and support an honorable cause.

Clothing donations are a common way of helping military families and veterans. Not only are helping those in need, you are also helping the environment. Did you know that the average American household

The Best, Budget-Friendly Ways to Support Our Troops

Written by Family Video Coupon on April 24, 2014. Posted in Charity pick up, Clothing donation, Donate

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Kids are writing letters to our troops and doing their part to cheer up deployed soldiers. “Thanks for protecting our country. [You] must be very brave joining the military. They say a man looks handsome in uniform,” a letter by one young girl begins. “My favorite food is chicken wings, and I like to hang out with my friends.”

Although the letters may seem silly — when it comes down to it — kids have the right idea. That is, helping military families does not have to be expensive or burdensome. Pitch in without taking too much time away from your busy schedule — and without breaking the bank. Here’s how:

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Three Ways You Can Give Back to Local Charity Organizations

Written by Family Video Coupon on April 22, 2014. Posted in Clothing donation, Green charities, Purple heart donations

Donations for veterans

Every year, it’s estimated that Americans donate over $300 billion to charity organizations, and $15 billion of that is given online. That means now more than ever, technology and charitable donations are coexisting in a way that’s making fundraising more accessible (and fun) than it’s ever been — just ask someone who’s ever raised money through a Kickstarter campaign. But not every donation needs to be based around money.

In fact, some of the best donations for non profit organizations come in the form of canned foods, old clothing and even a few hours of your time. Because of the web, finding ways to connect with organizations that need some assistance is as simple as per