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Organizations that Help Military Families

Organizations that Help Military Families

Men and women in uniform do so much to make this country great, but they don’t make their sacrifices alone. When a service member takes the oath, his or her family also gives to their country. Lengthy separations, intense experiences, and frequent relocations...
Struggles Veterans Face Upon Return

Struggles Veterans Face Upon Return

We rely on our service members to protect our freedom. However, upon their return home, they are faced with many struggles that civilians are unaware of. The four most common struggles faced by our nation’s veterans are housing, finding a job, access to drug...
Dogs for a Cause

Dogs for a Cause

As tough as our veterans have fought for us, they deserve an outlet for relief once they come home. Unfortunately, this is frequently not the case. Veterans who return home are often riddled with anxiety and even worse, PTSD from the trauma they suffered while serving...
NonProfits that Support Homeless Veterans

NonProfits that Support Homeless Veterans

About 11% of the adult homeless population are veterans. About 1.4 million other veterans, meanwhile, are considered at risk of homelessness due to poverty, lack of support networks, and dismal living conditions in overcrowded or substandard housing. How can you help...
Writing Letters to Deployed Soldiers

Writing Letters to Deployed Soldiers

Whether you are writing letters to a family member in the service, or a serviceman you have never met, a well-written letter goes a long way while a soldier is deployed. Of course, they appreciate receiving mail or correspondence of any kind, but there are some topics...
How Does a Charity Walk Raise Money?

How Does a Charity Walk Raise Money?

Charity walks and runs have gained popularity in the last few years. Do you ever wonder how exactly a charity walk raises money? The money comes in through registration fees, pledges and corporate sponsorships. Registration Fees Anyone who registers for a charity walk...
Simple Ways to Support Veterans

Simple Ways to Support Veterans

America devotes two national holidays annually to the recognition of military service, yet American vets deserve our gratitude and support 365 days a year. How can you support your local veterans? The following are some easy ways to help a veteran in your community....
4 Free Apps that                                                                     You Can                  Use to Give Back

4 Free Apps that You Can Use to Give Back

You would be hard-pressed to find someone without a smartphone these days. That being said, lots of people have been working on integrating our phones with our love for supporting good causes. As a result, apps for charitable giving are easy to find. The following four free phone apps rank as some of the most user-friendly.

What to Put in a Care Package

What to Put in a Care Package

If you have decided to send a care package to a military member, you probably already have some ideas of what you want to put inside. Because care packages are so appreciated, it is important that they contain what our servicemen and women truly need. Below are some...
Ways to Give Back                            this Holiday Season

Ways to Give Back this Holiday Season

Roughly 77% of Americans plan to make a charitable donation by the end of 2017, and most of us plan to do that during the holiday season. Not sure how to donate? Try one, or all, of these reputable charities! Toys for Tots Have your children (or yourself!) pick out...