Veterans charities

Five Reasons To Consider Donating To Veterans

Millions of American soldiers put their lives on the line every day and in the line of duty, many servicemen and women are injured. There are an estimated 22 million military veterans living in the U.S. as of 2014 and of the 22 million, 3.8 million were living with a disability that came as a result of their military service.

Veterans deserve our help and many of them need a great deal of help. Around the U.S. there are many organizations like Purple Heart Pickup and Wounded Warrior Project who accept donations, which are then donated to military veterans and their families.

What may seem like junk to you can go a long way for veterans when it comes to donations. There are many reasons to donate clothing and to help veterans in general. Not only can people in need be helped, but everyday folks can cut down on clutter in their home and help the environment at the same time.

Keeping that in mind, here are five good reasons to consider a clothing donation and other items to (more…)

30 Apr 2019

Providing Military Support Is a Great Way to Make A Difference in Today’s Current Political Climate

Your closets have never been cleaner and your cupboards have never been more organized.
You have always been a person who tends to stress clean, but these last few months have been ridiculous. You have the morning news cycle to either blame or thank for your latest cleaning efforts. After even listening for 30 minutes of the latest morning news, you have been opting to shut off the television, read a few headlines and articles online, and just start cleaning. By afternoon you are more relaxed and calm, taking time to write a well thought out letter to a local senator or representative, sometimes the governor. It is the stress cleaning, however, that helps you get your thought in order. Helps you turn what earlier in the day was anger and frustration aimed at the insanity of what has become today’s politics.
The decision to go through the storage space in the garage and donate items to a local group that provides military support allows you to be productive, while at the same ti (more…)

25 Jun 2018